Overview

Trinity’s Executive Track for the Master’s of Science in Health Care Administration develops leaders who are prepared for the challenges of healthcare delivery, today and tomorrow. The part-time, distance-learning format provides individuals currently working in a healthcare setting with an opportunity to invest in their future while continuing to work full-time.


Advance Your Career

 

Leading health care organizations is increasingly complex, with changing patient demographics, innovative new care models, policy uncertainty, and new technologies.With the health care industry projected to become the leading employer in the US in 2022*, new leaders are needed in every facet of the industry.
 
Trinity University has been educating health care leaders for more than 50 years in its nationally ranked Master of Health Care Administration program. To meet the needs of rising health care leaders like you, Trinity University is introducing the Executive Master of Health Care Administration. This premier program is offered in a hybrid format, so you can continue to work while you advance your career.
 
The Executive Master of Health Care Administration can be completed in 23 months and is designed to integrate your learning directly into your work experiences providing an immediate return on investment in continuing your education.
two female executives work together on a laptop

Program Benefits

 

Expert Faculty

Our faculty focus on teaching and the student experience. The Health Care Administration faculty consists of tenured and tenure-track professors as well as industry professionals, all of whom only teach graduate-level courses. This creates an ideal blend of academic research and real-world experience.

 

Focus on Leadership Development

The program curriculum is structured to push you to become the health care leader you aspire to be. Trinity's faculty members are committed to working alongside you to help you progress through the program and your career.

 

Nationally Recognized Program

Trinity’s graduate program in Health Care Administration is ranked #13 by U.S. News & World Report. It has also been continuously accredited by the CAHME since 1968.

 

Strong Health Care Alumni Network

Trinity University has graduated over 1,750 students from its Health Care Administration graduate programs, making it one of the largest health care administration alumni networks nationwide. Trinity Health Care alumni are highly involved with the program, providing mentoring, leadership and career advancement opportunities.

 

Practical, Real-World Experience

All your classmates in this program have previous health care industry experience. Fellow students' diverse work experiences create a dynamic, collaborative learning environment where new concepts can be tested with other healthcare professionals.

 

Program Flexibility

The hybrid format allows busy professionals like you the opportunity to manage their work schedules and coursework while still working full-time. Each semester starts with a 3-day session at Trinity followed by distance learning to complete each course.


Affordability

 
Tuition
$73,000

Billed in six equal installments at the start of each semester

Deposit

Once accepted, students are required to submit a $200 non-refundable deposit. This deposit will be applied to your tuition, providing you enroll in the program and start with your designated cohort class.


Books

Books and materials are an additional cost.


Meals and Accommodations

Accommodations and many meals during the on-campus sessions are included in the cost of the program.


Transportation

Students are responsible for their transportation to each on-campus session.


What You'll Study


Faculty

Connected to the field, committed to students

Faculty develop close ties with students and work diligently to support their success well into their careers. Through a culture that prioritizes students and relationships that last a lifetime, faculty are committed to fostering future leaders who think critically and who will transform healthcare.

Edward J. Schumacher
Edward J. Schumacher, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Professor
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Seongwon Choi, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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Ah Reum Han, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
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John E. Hornbeak, LFACHE, MHA
Executive in Residence, Adjunct Faculty
Amer Kaissi
Amer Kaissi, Ph.D.
Professor
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Jody R. Rogers, Ph.D.
Visiting Professor
Patrick Shay
Patrick Shay, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
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Mary Stefl, Ph.D.
Professor Emerita

When You Graduate

Chart a path to leadership success in health care

Careers

The executive track’s flexible approach opens new doors to leadership positions in the health care industry. Armed with conceptual knowledge, leadership skills, and real-world experience, alumni have attained key leadership positions in health care organizations throughout the U.S.

 

Career Areas:

  • Hospital Executive Leadership
  • Health System Executive Leadership
  • Executive Clinical Leadership
  • Health Care Strategy and Business Development
  • Physician Practice Management

 

two hospital executives smile while talking to a nurse at the nurses station

 


Take the next step

Have more questions or want more information? Learn more about becoming a Tiger, and how you can accelerate what’s next for your education.