Have you been called to advance your career in healthcare administration? Carey’s MS-HAE program focuses on administration and leadership in the healthcare setting as well as education for healthcare professionals. In Carey’s Master of Health Administration and Education program, you will be prepared to apply both administrative and business theories in leadership roles in the healthcare industry. You will also be prepared to apply educational theories and concepts to the classroom setting. Here, we prepare professionals for administrative and educator roles that facilitate quality patient care in the increasingly complex healthcare industry.

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Program Overview


The program can be completed in 18 months with a full-time plan of study, or 24 months with a part-time plan of study.

Delivery Method

This program is 100% online and is convenient for the full-time working student.

Applicant Prerequisites & Requirements

Prospective Students must:

  • Complete application for graduate admission to William Carey University and pay all necessary fees.
  • Submit official transcripts for all colleges and universities attended to Graduate Admissions.
  • Hold a bachelors degree or equivalent in a health-related field from a nationally accredited college or university.
  • Provide a statement of professional goals and a current resume.
  • Have an overall undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better or a GPA of 2.5 on the last 30 undergraduate hours.
  • If professionally licensed, registered, or certified in a healthcare field, student must provide a current unencumbered license, registry, or certification.
  • Prior to starting program courses, students must demonstrate competency in scholarly writing by submission of GRE Analytical Writing score of 3.5+ within the last five years OR passing Scholarly Writing for Healthcare Professionals with a grade of B or better.

Master of Science in Health Administration & Education Fact Sheet 

Career Outlooks

Graduates will be prepared to assume administrative and leadership roles in healthcare settings as well as educator roles for healthcare professionals.

Your Future Starts Here

Whether you are a first-time student or a working professional seeking to advance your career, William Carey College of Health Sciences has a place for you. We are excited to connect with you and guide you on your way toward joining the next generation of leaders and difference-makers in the global community!