MHA-MBA Dual Public Health Degree

As one of the largest sectors of the U.S. economy, healthcare has become more complex both medically and administratively. The combination of general business skills and specific health administration knowledge presented in Masters of Health Administration – Masters of Business Administration (MHA-MBA) dual degree prepares you to help organizations successfully manage the business side of healthcare. 

Courses within this dual program, such as Health Economics, Marketing, Executive Leadership, and Strategic Management, will allow you to become skilled in the management of health care processes, quality improvement, finances, and analytics. This dual degree will provide both professional and leadership development, as well as functional management skills, which should prepare MHA-MBA graduates to assume fast-track leadership positions in a variety of healthcare organizations.

Potential careers you may pursue with the MBA-MHA Dual Degree include:

  • Healthcare CEO/COO
  • Executive director
  • Department/division manager
  • Healthcare consultant
  • Strategic project manager
  • Hospital administrator
  • Pharmaceutical brand manager
  • Corporate development associate
  • Performance improvement leader


George Washington University

Earn your Master’s in Health Administration in as few as 24 months
GRE not required • 50 credits • Live classes

Explore MHA-MBA Dual Degree Programs

If this type of program is something that you are interested in pursuing, below is a list of schools that offer the Masters of Health Administration – Masters of Business Administration dual degree. 

Army-Baylor University

Waco, TX · Traditional Format

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY · Traditional Format

Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA · Traditional Format

Ohio State University

Columbus, OH · Traditional Format

Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, NC · Traditional Format

Saint Louis University

St. Louis, MO · Traditional Format

Tulane University

New Orleans, LA · Traditional Format

University of Houston at Clear Lake

Houston, TX · Traditional Format

University of Minnesota

Minneapolis, MN · Traditional Format

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC · Traditional Format

University of Phoenix

Tempe, AZ · Online Format

University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA · Traditional Format

University of Scranton

Scranton, OH · Traditional and Online Format

University of Washington

Seattle, WA · Traditional Format

Weber State University

Ogden, UT · Traditional Format

Xavier University

Cincinnati, OH · Traditional Format

Information updated as of April 2020