M.P.A.- Master of Public Administration in Health Services Management
The MPA is a 48-credit program intended for students seeking a broad multidisciplinary education in health services management. The program has been designed to prepare graduates for roles as health care managers in a rapidly changing health care environment. The program is suitable for students who anticipate careers in a variety of health care facilities in the public, private and not-for-profit settings.
The MPA in Health Services Management prepares the graduate for management positions in a variety of health care organizations including hospitals, health centers, physician's offices and other health and human service agencies. Examples of Career Titles include: Health Service Administrator, Medical Center/Health Agency Director, Department Head/Coordinator, Manager/Registration and Scheduling, and Director/Planning and Assessment.
Mercy College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education