Courses & Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

Students in the UW Master of Health Administration program complete 25 courses, including a capstone project, for 76 credits.  Most students complete an internship or approved educational experience in the summer between the first and second years.

Course Sequence for the 2020-2022 Cohort

Year One

Autumn 2020
HSERV 511: Introduction to Health Services & Public Health 
HSMGMT 505: Managing Health Care Organizations 
HSMGMT 507: Group Dynamics & Team Leadership I 
HSMGMT 570: Quantitative Methods 
HSMGMT 579: Accounting for Health Service Managers
HSMGMT 592: Health Management Program Seminar 

Winter 2021
HSMGMT 510: Organizational Behavior & Human Resource Management 
HSMGMT 514: Health Economics 
HSMGMT 531: Systems Modeling Frameworks for Health Care 
HSMGMT 571: Health Care Financial Management 
HSMGMT 578: Project Management
HSMGMT 592: Health Management Program Seminar 

Spring 2021
HSMGMT 501: Epidemiology/Critical Evidence Appraisal 
HSMGMT 562: Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations 
HSMGMT 567: Clinical Systems Management 
HSMGMT 592: Health Management Program Seminar 

Summer 2021
Summer Internship

Year Two

Autumn 2021
HSERV 552: Health Policy Development 
HSMGMT 503: Population Health Management Strategy 
HSMGMT 523: Informatics in Health Care Management 
HSMGMT 568: Quality Process Management 
HSMGMT 592: Health Management Program Seminar 

Winter 2022
HSMGMT 500: Risk & Insurance Seminar 
HSMGMT 513: Seminar in Health Care Finance 
HSMGMT 545: Capstone Integrative Seminar
HSMGMT 552: Health Administration & Business Law
HSMGMT 592: Health Management Program Seminar 

Spring 2022
HSMGMT 518: Ethical Issues in Health Services 
HSMGMT 545: Capstone Integrative Seminar
HSMGMT 592: Health Management Program Seminar 

Note: Course information is subject to change.