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Under the direction of UW president, the Department of Health Services has restricted operations. If you have questions about your application or anything else, please reach out to us at MHA faculty and staff are currently working remotely but we will respond as soon as we are able to.


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Founded in 1970, the University of Washington's Master of Health Administration program has a long tradition of excellence in training future health care leaders. Our alumni have gone on to become executives in hospitals and leaders in clinics, community health centers and consulting agencies.

The UW MHA consistently ranks as one of the best graduate programs in health administration in the United States. It was named 10th in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 rankings. It's also accredited by CAHME, considered the gold standard for graduate programs in health care management.

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Our program has consistently high completion and job placement rates. The completion rate is 100 percent. In 2018, 94 percent of our graduates found jobs within three months of graduation.

The MHA program is an interdisciplinary group degree in the UW School of Public Health