Doctor of Health Administration | Curriculum

The DHA requires a minimum of 57 semester hours organized as follows:

39 semester hours of Didactic Coursework
18 semester hours of Doctoral Project semester hours (minimum requirement)

 

Year  Semester  Course Credit Hours
1 Fall DHA-800
DHA-802
Organizational Behavior or Healthcare Leadership
3
    DHA-805 Qualitative Methods 3
      Total Semester Hours 6
         
1 Spring DHA-801 Financial Management (2 sections)
3

  DHA-807 Managing Healthcare Info 3
    DHA-816
Diversity & Inclusion Management
2
      Total Semester Hours 8
         
1 Summer DHA-808 Health Politics & Advocacy 3
    DHA-867 Quantitative Methods for Research 3
      Total Semester Hours 6
         
2 Fall DHA-865 National Health Policy
3
    DHA-812  Evidence Based Decision Making  3
      Total Semester Hours 6
         
2 Spring DHA-809 Change Management & Negotiation 3
    DHA-850  Population Health Management  3
      Total Semester Hours 6
         
2 Summer DHA-814 Study Execution 3
    DHA-817
or DHA-872
Strategy & Operations or
Leadership III
3
      Total Semester Hours 6
         
3 Fall DHA-990 Doctoral Project 9
      Total Semester Hours 9
         
3 Spring DHA-990 Doctoral Project 9
      Total Semester Hours 9
         
         
      Total Credit Hours 56