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Graduate Programs in Healthcare Administration

Earn your Master of Science in Healthcare Administration or Graduate Certificate in Senior Living and Services Leadership from the University of Wisconsin.

Courses are completed entirely online—an ideal format for busy professionals, especially those working variable shifts.

Aptitude tests, such as the GMAT or GRE, are not required for admission. A bachelor’s degree and prerequisite courses in elementary statistics, medical terminology, and oral communication/public speaking are required for admission.

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Get your healthcare career ready for growth.

Whether your experience is in patient care, healthcare administration, health information management, or you have management experience in another field—a degree or certificate in healthcare administration from the University of Wisconsin will give you an advantage in this rapidly expanding field. As a healthcare administrator, you can have a significant impact on your organization, its employees, and the patients receiving care.

Study online, anytime, while staying connected.

Access course content from any device

Zero on-campus meetings or requirements

No need to be online at a specific time for classes

Interact with faculty and fellow students via online discussion boards


Universities of Wisconsin is one of the largest and most widely respected public higher education systems in the country. By partnering with all UW campuses to offer online degrees and certificates, students of UW Extended Campus programs receive a quality University of Wisconsin education—no matter where they live and work.

UW Healthcare Administration programs are a partnership of UW Extended Campus and

University of Wisconsin institutions offering the online Master of Science in Healthcare Administration and Graduate Certificate in Senior Living and Services Leadership are fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The programs have been approved by the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents.