Governors State University MHA

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Type of Degree

MHA Degree

Type of Program


General University Information

Governors State University (GSU) is a public university located in University Park, Illinois. The 750 acres (3.0 km2) campus is located 30 miles (48 km) south of Chicago, Illinois. Founded in 1969, GSU is an upper-division university, offering undergraduate courses at the junior and senior levels as well as graduate level coursework at the masters and doctoral level.

GSU has four colleges: the College of Arts and Sciences, the College of Business and Public Administration, the College of Education, and the College of Health and Human Services.

Program Description

Our Master of Health Administration curriculum is comprehensive – 54 credit hours. We’ll take you through Strategic Planning, Human Resources, Informatics, Policy, Economics, Research Methods, Quantitative Decision-Making, Community Health, Management – and more. You’ll graduate confident that you’re ready to meet the challenges ahead, with the skills organizations need – and employers demand.

The Department of Health Administration offers the only CAHME accredited program in an Illinois public university – and is one of only three CAHME-accredited programs in the entire state. That’s your assurance of quality. Our program has achieved the highest standard of excellence. It’s a standard unaccredited programs simply don’t have to meet.

Admission Requirements

Please see admission information here.


Governors State


Chicago, IL

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