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Masters of Science in Health Administration & Leadership: Executive Cohort

The Executive Cohort of SVSU's Master of Science Health Administration & Leadership program is designed specifically to meet the educational needs of busy clinicians, physicians, advanced practice providers, and current healthcare administrators with at least 5 years of experience or a title representing at least Director status.  This program will provide health care administration skills to complement clinical experience in preparation for health care executive positions.

Master of Science Health Administration & Leadership: Executive Leader Track

Application Process

Applicants must complete the application for graduate admission online, plus streamlined supporting documentation as listed below.

This program is designed exclusively for clinicians, physicians, advanced practice providers, and current health care administrators*.

 *Qualifying current healthcare administrators should have at least 5 years of experience or a title representing at least Director status.  


Physicians & Advanced Practice Providers 

  • One Letter of Recommendation from the VP of Medical Affairs, CEO or an executive representative from the physician group.
  •  For Physicians and Advanced Practice Providers with staff privileges, a completed Credentials Verification Form (299KB) from Medical Affairs verifying current State of Michigan licensure and staff privilege in good standing.

Administrators

  • One Letter of Recommendation from CEO or COO.
  • A completed Credentials Verification Form (299KB) from Human Resources verifying graduation from accredited university.

Please note: Individuals that are not physicians or administrators with a title reflecting an administrative role are not eligible for the Master of Science Health Administration & Leadership Executive Cohort.  


On-Campus Meeting Dates*

Meetings are tentatively scheduled for the following Saturdays:

2019-2020 Dates

2020-2021 Dates

 FALL 2019

Semester begins August 26

September 7
October 12
November 9
December 7

FALL 2020

 Semester begins August 31

September 12
October 10
November 7
December 5 

WINTER 2020

Semester begins January 13

January 18
 February 22
March 21
April 25

WINTER 2021

 Semester begins January 11

January 16
February 20
March 20
April 24

SPRING 2021

Semester begins May 10

No on-campus meetings

SPRING 2020

Semester begins May 11

No on-campus meetings

SUMMER 2021

Semester begins June 28

No on-campus meetings

SUMMER 2020

Semester begins June 29

No on-campus meetings

 *Subject to change.

Program Requirements 

Degree Requirements (33 cr)


Health Care Leadership Certificate


Individuals interested in Healthcare Administration may also be interested in earning the Health Administration Leadership Certificate by completing the following:

(12 credits required)

Executive Health Care Leader Track

Course Plan Layout: 2020 Cohort
 
 Fall 2020  
LS*580 Human Resource Development 3 cr Online
HS*600 US Health & Human Service Systems 3 cr Hybrid
 Winter 2021  
HS*540 Health Care Finance 3 cr Hybrid
HS*550 Medical Informatics 3 cr Online
 Spring 2021  
HS*620 Legal & Regulatory Perspectives in Health Care 3 cr Online
 Summer 2021  
HS*646  Leadership of Health & Human Services 3 cr Online
 Fall 2021  
HS*510  Health Care Accreditation & Process Improvement 3 cr Hybrid
HS*630 Population Health and Community Benefit 3 cr Online
 Winter 2022  

LS*615

Ethics in the Professions

3 cr

Hybrid

HS*680

Current Health Care Trends; Special Topics 3 cr Online
 Spring 2022  
HS*689 Capstone: Health Leadership Project 3 cr Online

 

Executive Health Care Leader Track

2020-2021 Costs*

Includes tuition, fees, books and meals
FALL 2020
Tuition      $  3,782.00
Miscellaneous Fees      $    225.00
Online Course Fees      $    189.00
Books      $    500.00
Meals for Hybrid Meetings      $    100.00
TOTAL     $ 4,796.00
 
WINTER 2021
Tuition       $  3,782.00
Miscellaneous Fees       $    225.00
Online Course Fees       $    189.00
 Books       $    500.00
Meals for Hybrid Meetings       $    100.00 
TOTAL      $ 4,796.00
 
SPRING/SUMMER 2021
Tuition        $  3,782.00
Miscellaneous Fees         $    225.00
Online Course Fees        $    378.00
Books        $    500.00
TOTAL       $ 4,885.00
* Costs are estimates and are subject to change without notice.

 

Coordinators and Faculties

Christine Collins

Lisa Gills

CONTACT US.


Graduate Admissions
Wickes Hall 230
gradadm@svsu.edu
989-964-4085

Christine L. Noller, JD, LLM
GC 223
cnoller@svsu.edu
989-964-4016

Financial Aid
Wickes Hall 170
finaid@svsu.edu
989-964-7000