Who are We?
Balancing a rich history of tradition with active connections to the contemporary fields of practice and research, the Department of Health Administration at VCU is a unique place to study. We offer students the ability to receive a 21st century education while exploring firsthand the influences of the past. It also blends a focus on cutting edge business and leadership skills with a culture of commitment to community service.
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Alumni Give Back!
“I am thankful for those who invested in me to enable me to be a better leader. I am also grateful for the opportunity to work with the program and with young leaders, to prepare them for the future.
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The Administrative Residency
A unique feature of our program is the required one-year administrative residency, prior to graduation. Our program was founded on the belief that the application of knowledge and skills in the practice environment is crucial for launching a career as a healthcare executive.
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We Did It!
In less than 8 weeks, the VCU HAD community of faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends succeeded in endowing the Yasar A. Ozcan Scholarship to honor his 38 years of service to the Department. Thank you so much for your support!
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Leading to New Heights
MHA students grow and learn through intensive team-building. We use programs like high ropes courses and escape rooms to model team-building theory we learn in the classroom. Why shouldn't professional growth be fun?
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Apr 4, 2018
Apr 14 - Apr 16 You’re invited to the VCU Department of Health Administration’s inaugural Alumni Weekend! Many of you will recall that last year we enlisted a local marketing and research firm to survey our alumni. We resoundingly heard that you would like to be more engaged with the Department. Over the course of the 3-day Alumni Weekend, you’ll have several opportunities to hear the latest in HAD faculty and alumni expertise and learn more about our vision for the future as we continue in our mission to develop leaders who will reimagine healthcare.