MHA - Master in Healthcare Administration
Zagros Madjd-Sadjadi, Ph.D.
Professor of Economics
Reynolds Center, Rm 120A
The MHA program, housed in the School of Business and Economics, prepares students for a broad range of management careers in hospitals, outpatient clinics, public health, nonprofit health associations, long-term care facilities, pharmaceutical companies, durable medical equipment manufacturing companies and health insurance. This degree will benefit professionals seeking a graduate degree offered in the evenings. Current or previous employment in the health care field is a requirement for admission.
Vision: To be the premiere, dynamic, graduate program focused on learning and service, where students from culturally diverse backgrounds fulfill their potential as leaders in healthcare management.
Mission: The WSSU Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) program is a part-time program that strives to increase the participation of underrepresented populations in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina. The MHA program provides a comprehensive graduate experience designed to meet the needs of working professionals who are in the early stages of their careers. Led by a mixture of faculty drawn from academic and professional backgrounds, students gain competencies in management and business functions that are applicable to a wide range of healthcare organizations.
- Compassion for all
- Leadership that makes a difference
- Integrity in all situations
- Excellence in all undertakings
- Diversity focused on inclusion
- Service as a creed for life