12 semester credits of elective courses are to be defined by the student and the advisor, based on the student’s desired career goals and their concentration area.
Written Comprehensive Examination
All MHA students must complete and successfully pass a written comprehensive examination in the semester in which they intend to graduate. A student who fails the comprehensive examination may be allowed one retake of the exam. The student will be notified by the Program Coordinator and/or the student’s advisor if a retake is permitted. This retake cannot be completed until the next semester and will be comprised of new questions. If a student fails the retake of the examination, his/her degree candidacy will be terminated.
Leveling Course: Required for all conditionally admitted students, along with the cores noted above: HSAD 5013 - Health Services Administration Foundations*
*Must be taken the first full academic semester it is offered upon starting in the program.
**Taken only after completing at least 30 semester credit hours andHSAD 5253.