Des Moines University MHA

Type of Degree

MHA Degree

Type of Program


General University Information

Des Moines University is a United States’ osteopathic medical college and is located in Des Moines, Iowa. Des Moines University is the second oldest Osteopathic medical school and the fifteenth largest medical school in the United States. There are 14,124 total alumni (10,514 living).

Program Description

The M.H.A. program was established in 1982 to support professionals who wish to enhance their career with a degree in health care administration while remaining employed. Courses are designed to fit your schedule and concepts are immediately applicable to your career.

The majority of coursework is offered online, and students are also involved in our on-campus Executive Residency Workshops.  Earning an M.H.A at DMU allows students to further develop their understanding of the health care delivery system and their management and leadership skills.

Admission Requirements

Applicants to the MHA program must meet the following criteria:

  • Completed online application & $50 fee
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Two (2) Admission Essays
  • Three (3) Letters of Recommendation


Des Moines University


Des Moines, Iowa

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