Through its business-focused program, the mission of the Institute of Health Administration (IHA) is to prepare students to manage change, challenges, and opportunities within the healthcare sector, to conduct and disseminate rigorous research, and to engage in industry collaborations.
The mission of the MBA/MHA program is to offer a comprehensive academic course of study for early-career working professionals from across the Southeast. Our target students are those who value rigorous didactic content from the business and healthcare domains delivered in a format that facilitates applied learning and the development of professional and leadership skills as preparation for positions throughout the healthcare sector.
For the flexible program, the target market is early-career working professionals from across the greater Atlanta area. As appropriate to meet local market demand, mid- to senior-level working professionals may be offered the MBA/MHA in a cohort fashion.
Institute of Health Administration Vision
The vision of the Institute of Health Administration is to offer an appropriate portfolio of premier, business-focused health management programs and to conduct high-level health management research in service to the industry.
MBA/MHA Program Mission
The vision of the MBA/MHA program within the institute is to be a premier business-focused health management program.
- Lifelong learning
- Diversity and inclusion
The most recent reported 5-year completion rate for the MBA/MHA was 98 percent.
Program graduates from summer 2020 to spring 2021 reported the following:
- Median salary: $61,500
- Placement rate: 94%