School of Nursing and Healthcare Leadership213 Lommen Hall, (218) 477-2693
The Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) program provides students with the skills and experience to be competitive in a variety of professional settings. Building on students' existing leadership skills, management styles and current understanding of healthcare policy in the highly regulated healthcare industry, students will be able to dynamically contribute to the improvement of the delivery of services throughout the healthcare continuum.
The items listed below are required for admission to this program; only complete files are reviewed. Send all materials to:
Graduate Studies OfficeMSU Moorhead1104 7th Ave. S.Moorhead, MN 56563
Application Priority Deadlines: October 15 and March 15
COMH 638 Health Information Systems (3)ECON 610 Health Care Economics (3)MBA 611 Marketing Management (3)MBA 641 Human Resource Management (3)MBA 671 Health Care Delivery Sciencer (3)MHA 614 Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations (3)MHA 618 Health Care Law and Ethical Decision Making (3)MHA 619 Applied Health Care Financial Management (3)MHA 620 Health Care Policy and Reimbursement (3)MHA 622 Health Care Quality and Regulatory Management (3)MHA 669 Capstone I (1)
MHA 670 Capstone II (6)
Master of Healthcare
Online graduate application
$20 application fee for first time MSUM applicants
you complete the Graduate Online Application:
Log in to the Graduate Online Application site
Select “Check Status”
Select eServices at the top of the page. You will be able to pay the application fee using a
credit or debit card.
Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
Contact ALL the colleges and universities you have attended and have
your transcripts sent to:
1104 7th Ave. S.
You do not need to order transcripts from MSUM or other MnSCU
institutions. See Transcript Policy for more details.
Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution; no specific major is
The Graduate Studies Office and the MHA Department will check this item
once we have received all of your transcripts.
Undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 or at least 3.25 for the last 30
a 750 word essay on the future of healthcare.
Put your name on all pages. Upload it to the Graduate Online
1. Log in to the Graduate Online
2. Select “Check Status”
3. Under “Program Specific
Requirements”, click on “Upload Now” button by “Essay”
Click on “Submit References Now” under “Program Specific Requirements”
Follow directions for selecting your references. Be very careful when you enter the e-mail address and decide who you
would like to be your references because you cannot change this once it has
After you indicate who your references are, the online system will send them
a link to fill out a recommendation form.
Your dashboard should indicate Once the Grad Office receive the
recommendation form from them, your dashboard will show “recommendation
you have any questions about the application process,
call the Graduate Studies Office at:
you have specific program questions, please contact the program coordinator:
Brandi Sillerud, DNP, MSN, RN