University of Southern California

USC Graduate School

Executive Master of Health Administration


Waite Phillips Hall 3470 Trousdale Parkway

Los Angeles, CA 90089

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Executive Master of Health Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Whether it's a hospital, a group medical practice, or a nursing care facility, leaders with strong business skills are needed to keep the business of healthcare running smoothly. Fiscal challenges, new organizational designs, an ever-changing regulatory landscape, and the rapid pace of technological innovations in the medical field require administrators to acquire advanced business knowledge and skills to confront critical current and future healthcare issues. The University of Southern California online Executive Master of Health Administration (EMHA) program is designed for both clinical and management mid-career professionals with at least five years experience who aspire to manage the new landscape of health care delivery. If you have proven capabilities and are ready to move to executive level responsibilities in the field of healthcare, the USC EMHA program offers knowledge to help you: -Thrive in transformational times through innovative leadership -Deliver cost-effective care in an era of value-based purchasing -Provide efficient management and administration -Develop and implement strategies to enhance patient safety and quality of care -Demonstrate organizational and clinical effectiveness through health information technology


University of Southern California is regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501; 510-748-9001).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

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