Master of Healthcare Analytics and Operations
Healthcare analysts, executives, insurance companies, providers, and policymakers are more invested than ever before in creating more efficient operations. Analyzing operations, supply chains, and data to develop plans of action is a necessary skill in today’s healthcare industry.
You will gain the skills and tools needed to make the right decisions to improve healthcare delivery systems, lower costs, enhance patient care — ultimately helping to save lives.
The master of healthcare analytics and operations (MHAO) degree is tailored to the needs of working professionals in the healthcare industry. Our affordable online program requires 30 credits and can be completed in as little as 15 months.
MHAO program features
Required courses and electives in the program are specifically targeted to:
- Healthcare analytics.
- Data management.
- Healthcare supply chains.
- Lean operations in healthcare.
- Healthcare data privacy, security, and compliance.
- Strategic logistics management.
- Data visualization.
- Analytics in finance.
- Statistical modeling.
The online format works well for me as a working parent with many professional and personal commitments. I’ve been able to complete my coursework around my schedule.
MHAO program details
Apply to the MHAO program
The Ivy MHAO program admits students annually in the fall, spring, and summer semester. Successful applicants are suggested to have two years of professional experience but is not required.
- College transcripts.
- Two letters of recommendation.
- Statement of purpose.
- TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English Score for non-native English-speaking applicants.
Once the application is complete, it will be reviewed by the program. You may be contacted to schedule an interview as part of the admissions process.
**This program is not approved in SEVIS to issue Forms I-20 or DS-2019 for F-1 or J-1 status. However, an international student who has an F-1/J-1 status for another full-time, residential program can add this online program as a second major
Admission materials submitted by:
Fall semester: June 15
Spring semester: November 15
Summer semester: March 15
Format and length
Online; 30 credits, 15 months
Program tuition and fees*
$782/credit hour + fees
The master of healthcare analytics curriculum features 100 percent online coursework and an internship or elective coursework based on your interests.
Of the 30 credits, eight courses (24 credits) are required, leaving you two elective courses to choose from.
Overall, the program provides a foundation in:
- healthcare analytics.
- data management.
- healthcare supply chains.
- lean operations in healthcare.
- strategic logistics management.
- data visualization.
Customize your internship to fit your interests. The internship opportunity allows for focused training in areas such as healthcare data security, risk management and process improvement. Students with healthcare industry experience may also choose a project within their current employer as their internship. This requirement takes place during your last semester.
Classes are available year-round, so you can finish in as few as 15 months.
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The Ivy College of Business currently has six graduate certificate programs. Each certificate requires 12-15 credits — some of which may apply to your MBAN degree. See your advisor for more information, or email email@example.com.
Earn an Ivy College of Business MBA and master of healthcare analytics and operations (MHAO) at the same time through our Ivy double degree program. Learn more about the MBA/MHAO double degree program.
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