Why Choose MHA at VCU? 

Reputation – We are consistently ranked in the top 5 in health administration programs by U.S. News and World Report.

Administrative Residency – MHA students are guaranteed a 12-month paid administrative residency with senior level healthcare executives.

Cutting-Edge Curriculum – Our carefully planned curriculum and real-world learning experiences reflect the rapidly changing healthcare industry, and authentically prepare students for success.

100% Job Placement – Most of our MHA graduates are offered an entry-level placement with the organization where they completed their administrative residency upon graduating.

Outstanding Alumni – Our students gain access to a network of over 2,500 alumni representing every sector of American healthcare.

Affordable Tuition – Tuition and fees are lower than non-resident tuition for comparable top-ranked programs.

Internationally-Renowned Faculty – Faculty members provide exceptional teaching while conducting nationally recognized and funded research programs.

Location – Richmond provides exposure to multiple major health systems and innovative care models in an urban learning environment.

Student Life – Our student-centric atmosphere and small class sizes allow students to develop meaningful and long-lasting relationships with faculty, staff, and alumni. Students entering our program are welcomed into a close-knit and caring community.