MHA Program at GSU is a 2-year program for students who take at least 3 courses or 9 credit hours per semester. If you are a part-time student it may take you 2.5 or 3 years to finish the program depending on the number of courses you take and the courses offered in a semester. All courses are offered twice a year either in the fall and spring, fall and summer, or spring and summer terms. All MHA courses are offered in the evenings to accommodate working adult learners.

MHA Curriculum Sequence and Offering

Fall Admissions

 

Spring Admissions 

 

Fall Semester (I)  

ACCT 6100 Foundations Of Accounting (3) 

HLAD 7101 Introduction to Health Care Organization (3) 

HLAD 7102 Community Health and Managerial Epidemiology (3)  

Spring Semester (I) 

ACCT 6100 Foundations Of Accounting (3) 

HLAD 7101 Introduction to Health Care Organization (3) 

HLAD 7102 Community Health and Managerial Epidemiology (3)  

Spring Semester (I) 

HLAD 7107 Economics of Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 7108 Health Care Ethics and Policy (3) 

HLAD 7109 Health Care Informatics (3)  

Summer (I) 

HLAD 7107 Economics of Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 7108 HealthCare Ethics and Policy (3) 

HLAD 7109 Health Care Informatics (3) 

Summer (I) 

HLAD 7110 Health Care Financial Management I (3) 

HLAD 7111 Organizational Theories in Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 7112 Health Care Management I (3)  

Fall Semester (I) 

HLAD 7110 Health Care Financial Management I (3) 

HLAD 7111 Organizational Theories in Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 7112 Health Care Management I (3) 

Fall Semester (II) 

HLAD 8000 Program Evaluation and Analysis (3) 

HLAD 8103 Health Care Quality Improvement Concepts and Tools (3) 

HLAD 8107 Health Care Finance Management II (3)  

Spring Semester (II) 

HLAD 8000 Program Evaluation and Analysis (3) 

HLAD 8103 Health Care Quality Improvement Concepts and Tools (3) 

HLAD 8107 Health Care Finance Management II (3) 

Spring Semester (II) 

HLAD 8101 Quantitative Decision-Making for Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 8105 Health Care Human Resource Management (3) 

HLAD 8106 Health Care Law (3)  

Summer (II) 

HLAD 8101 Quantitative Decision-Making for Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 8105 Health Care Human Resource Management (3) 

HLAD 8106 Health Care Law (3) 

Fall (III) 

HLAD 8108 Strategic Planning and Marketing for Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 8901 Health Care Management II (3) 

HLAD 8902 Field Experience (3)* or 

HLAD 8110 Internship/Residency (minimum of six months) (3) or 

HLAD 8111 Graduate Thesis (minimum of six months) (3)  

Fall (II) 

HLAD 8108 Strategic Planning and Marketing for Health Administration (3) 

HLAD 8901 Health Care Management II (3) 

HLAD 8902 Field Experience (3)* or 

HLAD 8110 Internship/Residency (minimum of six month) (3) or 

HLAD 8111 Graduate Thesis (minimum of six months) (3) 

Total credit hours: 54 

Total credit hours: 54 

MHA Student Study Plan

MHA Study Plan

MHA Field Experience Guide

MHA Field Experience Guide

MHA Thesis Guide

Thesis ProcessThesis Committee Request FormThesis Approval FormThesis Guidelines