Master of Health Services Administration
Melanie L. Fortenberry, RN, BSN, MHS
Earn Your Health Administration Degree
Obtaining your Masters of Health Services Administration degree at Mississippi College will give you a diverse background of knowledge through which you will excel professionally. It will prepare you to forge ahead in the new dimensions of the profession and give you that edge you need.
Our health administration degree program is designed to give flexibility to meet the emerging and important needs of the healthcare professional, locally and globally. Seminar topics will rotate annually, and students are expected to present their convocation paper as part of the requirement for graduation during this course.
Course work for the health administration degree program includes:
- Research – Methods and Procedures
- Healthcare Financial Management
- Contemporary Issues in Healthcare
- Legal Aspects of Healthcare Administration
- Health Services Administration Seminar
- Healthcare Management
- Healthcare Marketing
- Organizational Behavior
- Ethics in Healthcare Administration
These courses focus on the conceptual basis and mechanics of financial analysis in the healthcare sector; financial organizations and the community; special problems of hospitals with respect to governing boards and medical staff; professional liability of physicians, medical personnel and hospitals; and governmental regulations of the healthcare field.
The MC Experience
Mississippi College understands that working adults are often juggling multiple responsibilities; that is why our MHSA program is offered fully online as well as in the evening or in a traditional format.
If you are interested in pursuing healthcare administration in Mississippi, contact Mississippi College’s admissions department today for more information.