In a nutshell
Build practical management skills for a career in health management with this dynamic online Master of Health Administration from Monash Online.
A unique learning experience covering both the principles of health care and key business approaches, this course equips you with the knowledge, skills and personal insights to accelerate your health career. A Master of Health Administration, together with relevant work experience, will facilitate your success in a range of public health and health service management and leadership roles, and continue your professional development long after course completion.
Accredited by the Australasian College of Health Services Management, the Master of Health Administration covers relevant industry areas in subjects developed collaboratively by Monash University’s schools of public health and economics. You’ll study health economics, health law, accounting and management; epidemiology and biostatistics; healthcare safety and quality; and develop a comprehensive understanding of the contextual challenges facing the health care system today.
With a focus on experiential learning, this course ensures you graduate with relevant and applicable practical skills necessary to accelerate your health management career and deliver real solutions for contemporary health care challenges.
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
• An undergraduate degree in a related discipline or a higher university qualification; AND
• A minimum of two years industry/management experience.
In this health course, the subjects you study comprise:
• Accounting for health care managers
• Health economics
• Introduction to management
• Marketing for health care managers
• Health systems and policy
• Biostatistics: concepts and applications
• Leading and managing in public health and health care
• Epidemiology: concepts and applications
• Introduction to health law principles
• Developing health systems
• Safety and quality in health care
• Advances in managing patient care processes
Why Monash University?
Monash University offers its students a unique learning opportunity with their 100% online courses. Receive a premier experience with their personalised and interactive online courses in health, psychology and technology.
Undertake an online course and receive full access to instructors, fellow students, and dedicated tools including discussion forums and live video chat. With over 280,000 graduates and a ranking in the top 1% of the world’s universities (Times Higher Education Learning 2016-’17), Monash University is widely recognised and renowned as innovators of education.
As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.
Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.
Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.