Type of Degree
Type of Program
General University Information
Western Connecticut State University (Western, WestConn, or WCSU) is a public university in Danbury, Connecticut. Founded in 1903, WestConn has an arts and sciences curriculum, a business school, and several professional programs including elementary and secondary education, nursing, music performance, and social work. It is also home to The Jane Goodall Center for Excellence in Environmental Studies.
The MHA program prepares students for managerial positions in a range of health services organizations. The program is designed for part-time study: classes are scheduled in the evenings and occasionally on Saturdays.
Admission to the MHA program requires submission of the following materials:
- A completed “Application for Graduate Study”
- Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate courses and degrees
- An entrance examination score: GRE, GMAT, MAT
- Once the application process is underway, the applicant meets with the Program Coordinator to complete the application process, to review the program requirements, and to design a course of study.
- 2.50 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) undergraduate grade point average
- 35 percentile or higher score on an entrance test (see below)