Doctorate Online

Health Administration

A.T. Still University

36 months
1000 USD/credit 20666 USD/year
1000 USD/credit 20666 USD/year
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The Doctor of Health Administration degree program at A.T. Still University, College of Graduate Health Studies prepares health professionals to become innovative leaders and problem solvers within the healthcare industry. 


By blending the theoretical with the practical, the coursework of this advanced doctorate of health administration degree program provides students with the holistic knowledge needed to transition into careers that improve and influence healthcare administration systems.


Graduates of the Doctor of Health Administration degree program at A.T. Still University, College of Graduate Health Studies prepare to take their place in healthcare leadership with a uniquely relevant and respected doctorate in health administration from a leading health sciences University.

As administrators, educators, policy makers and thought leaders, doctor of health administration graduates are trained to manage a wide spectrum of health-industry operational functions, including facilities, personnel, purchasing and finance. An understanding of finance, information systems, human relationships and leadership skills is essential to a successful career, which may include:

  • Chief executive officer, chief operating officer, president, chief financial officer or vice president of a healthcare facility
  • Leadership positions in healthcare advocacy organizations
  • Chief nursing officer or assistant chief nursing officer of a healthcare facility
  • Director of business development
  • Director of patient safety
  • Director of risk management
  • Healthcare consultant
  • Healthcare human resources administrator

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Coaching, Mentoring and Interpersonal Communications
  • Leadership and Practice
  • Population health
  • Quality Improvement & Performance Excellence
  • Health Policy, Law and Regulation
  • Negotiation, Mediation and Managing Conflict
  • Research Methods
  • Healthcare Economics and Financial Management
  • Healthcare Organization Informatics

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

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62 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An accredited degree from a university recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (bachelor’s degree for masters programs and a master’s degree for doctoral programs). Applicants who graduated from a university outside the United States may have to provide a degree equivalency evaluation.
  • Official transcript from the qualifying degree-granting institution. For students using VA benefits transcripts for all institutions attended are required.
  • Minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale) at the qualifying degree institution.
  • Some degree programs may require experience or credentialing relevant to the field.
  • A current resume.
  • Completion of an essay.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    20666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 USD per credit during 36 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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