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Executive Health Administration M.H.A. (Ithaca)

Field of Study

Policy Analysis and Management

Program Description

Whether you manage a team in a hospital, work in the pharmaceutical industry, or are a practicing MD, Cornell University’s online Executive Master of Health Administration program offers you the opportunity to learn from top-notch healthcare faculty in a flexible online format, combined with a few in-person sessions at Cornell University’s campuses. Students earn a degree in 18 months. For further information, see the Executive MHA website.

Contact Information

Phone: 607-254-6461

3301 Martha Van Rensselaer Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY  14853

Concentrations by Subject

  • Health Administration


2018-2019: $71,472

Application Requirements and Deadlines

Application Deadlines:

Summer: Oct. 15

Rolling Admissions after deadline, check with field of study

Requirements Summary:

all Graduate School Requirements

Current Transcript(s)

C.V., Resume

Two (2) Letters of Recommendation (one of which should be from current manager)

Statement of Purpose

Test Scores Optional (GRE, GMAT)


Learning Outcomes

The Sloan Program is designed to develop student competency in three areas:

  • Health Policy and Public health consists of health care delivery and finance, regulation, legal perspectives on health policy and management, and statistical analysis, epidemiologic analysis, social and behavioral influences on health and research design.

  • Management consists of accounting, finance, operation management, strategic analysis, negotiation, marketing analysis, leadership and team-based collaboration, and economic analysis.

  • Integrative thinking consists of oral and written communication, ethical analysis, problem-solving skills, coaching others, and working in diverse groups.