2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges for a Master's in Healthcare Administration

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The most affordable online healthcare administration master's degrees range in price from $5,497 at top-ranked Louisiana State University-Shreveport to $12,286 at Southern Illinois University - Carbondale (#25). Affordable healthcare administration degrees at the master's level are offered across a wide variety of academic departments, such as business, management, or health and human services. For example, students at third-ranked American Public University System can graduate with a Master of Business Administration - Health Care Administration degree, while students at Wayland Baptist University (#14) will work toward an MA in Management - Health Care Administration.

You can read more about our ranked schools below or see our Overall Most Affordable Colleges. View our methodology or learn more about SR Education Group.

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Rank College Annual Tuition
#1 #1 Louisiana State University-Shreveport Annual Tuition $5,497
#2 #2 Midwestern State University Annual Tuition $6,068
#3 #3 American Public University System Annual Tuition $7,000
#4 #4 University of South Dakota Annual Tuition $7,514
#5 #5 Lamar University Annual Tuition $8,064
#6 #6 Wilmington University Annual Tuition $8,190
#7 #7 California Southern University Annual Tuition $8,550
#8 #8 Mississippi College Annual Tuition $8,755
#9 #9 Urbana University Annual Tuition $9,450
#10 #10 Rivier University Annual Tuition $9,810
#11 #11 Point Park University Annual Tuition $10,188
#12 #12 The Sage Colleges Annual Tuition $10,200
#12 #12 Trident University International Annual Tuition $10,200
#14 #14 Wayland Baptist University Annual Tuition $10,680
#15 #15 California State University-Dominguez Hills Annual Tuition $10,800
#15 #15 Concordia University-Irvine Annual Tuition $10,800
#17 #17 University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne Annual Tuition $10,925
#18 #18 LeTourneau University Annual Tuition $11,070
#18 #18 Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Annual Tuition $11,070
#20 #20 Plymouth State University Annual Tuition $11,124
#21 #21 Southern Wesleyan University Annual Tuition $11,166
#22 #22 Alaska Pacific University Annual Tuition $11,700
#23 #23 University of Nebraska at Omaha Annual Tuition $11,820
#24 #24 New England College Annual Tuition $12,240
#25 #25 Southern Illinois University - Carbondale Annual Tuition $12,286
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  • Annual Tuition: $5,497
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 83%
  • Example Classes:
    Healthcare Human Resource Management; Healthcare Law and Ethics; Healthcare Marketing; Healthcare Organizational Behavior; Healthcare Strategic Management; Healthcare Systems

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  • Annual Tuition: $6,068
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 72%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Care and Personnel Law; Health Care Marketing & Microeconomics; Health Care Organization Behavior & Management Theories; Health Informatics; Health Services Adminstration Foundations; Health Services Operational & Strategy Management
  • Annual Tuition: $7,000
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Healthcare Finance; Operational Quality in Healthcare; The Business of Healthcare
  • Annual Tuition: $7,514
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 88%
  • Example Classes:
    Administrative Thought and Ethics; Advanced Health Care Management; Advanced Health Care Systems; Advanced Strategic Management of Health Care Organizations; Managerial Communications
  • Annual Tuition: $8,064
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 77%
  • Example Classes:
    Healthcare Economics; Healthcare Entrepreneurship; Healthcare Information Systems; Healthcare Policy and Finance; Healthcare Strategy
  • Annual Tuition: $8,190
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Health Insurance and Reimbursement; Health Policy and Economics; Legal Aspects in Health Care; Marketing in the Health Care Sector
  • Annual Tuition: $8,550
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC and DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Cultural Diversity in Healthcare; Healthcare Compliance, Law, and Ethics; Healthcare Economics; Healthcare Informatics; Managing Epidemiology; Quality Control in Healthcare

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  • Annual Tuition: $8,755
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 67%
  • Example Classes:
    Ethics in Healthcare Administration; Healthcare Financial Management; Healthcare Management; Healthcare Marketing; Legal Aspects of Healthcare Administration; Organizational Behavior in Healthcare Administration
  • Annual Tuition: $9,450
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes:
    Business Strategy of the Health Care Industry; International Health Care Insurance Business Models; Leadership and Organizational Behavior within the Health Care Sector; Management Science and Operations Management for Health Care Organizations; Managerial Accounting for Health Care Managers; Managerial Economics for the Healthcare Industry
  • Annual Tuition: $9,810
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 89%
  • Example Classes:
    Compliance and Risk Management in Healthcare Settings; Facilities Planning; Healthcare Information Systems; Healthcare Market Planning; Healthcare Policy: Development and Implications; Strategies of Healthcare Administration

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  • Annual Tuition: $10,188
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 74%
  • Example Classes:
    Ethics and Leadership for Health Care Managers; Financial Management of Health Systems; Global Health Care Administration and Management; Health Care Policy Analysis; Health Care Quality and Evidence-Based Medicine; Marketing and Strategic Planning in Health Care
  • Annual Tuition: $10,200
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes:
    Budgeting for Government, Nonprofit and Health Organizations; Comparative Health Systems; Health Finance; Health Systems and Policy; Healthcare Strategy; Legal Aspects – Health Services Administration
  • Annual Tuition: $10,200
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC
  • Acceptance Rate: 96%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Care Delivery Systems; Health Care Finance; Health Care Systems Organization; Health Information Systems; Legal Aspects of Health Administration; Marketing in Health Care
  • Annual Tuition: $10,680
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 99%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Care Delivery Systems; Health Care Law; Long-Term Care Administration; Operations Management in Health Care Systems; Regulatory Aspects of Long-Term Health Care; Selected Topics in Health Administration
  • Annual Tuition: $10,800
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes:
    Administration of Health Care Organizations; Health Care Financial Management; Legal Issues in Health Care Administration
  • Annual Tuition: $10,800
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC
  • Acceptance Rate: 91%
  • Example Classes:
    Financial Management of Health Service Organizations; Healthcare Quality Assurance; Healthcare Strategic Planning and Marketing; Information Systems in Health Services; Long-Term Care Administration; Vocation and Ethics in Healthcare Management
  • Annual Tuition: $10,925
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 54%
  • Example Classes:
    Epidemiology in Healthcare Administration; Healthcare Compliance for Healthcare Administration; Healthcare Law; Healthcare Leadership; Healthcare Policy and Administration; Quality Management in Healthcare
  • Annual Tuition: $11,070
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 41%
  • Example Classes:
    Economics for Health Care Managers; Health Care Policy; Law, Ethics, and Values in Health Care Settings; Leadership in Health Care; Physician Group Practice Management; Revenue Cycle Management
  • Annual Tuition: $11,070
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Informatics; Healthcare Administration; Healthcare Financial Management; Healthcare Policy; Healthcare Systems; Management Principles
  • Annual Tuition: $11,124
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 77%
  • Example Classes:
    Comparative Health Care Systems; Information Technology in Health Care; Leadership in Health Care; Special Topics: Current Issues in Health Care; Survey Issues in Health Care Administration

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  • Annual Tuition: $11,166
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 94%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Care Organizations and Delivery; Health Care Policy and Quality Systems; Health Information Systems; Strategic Management in Health Care
  • Annual Tuition: $11,700
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU
  • Acceptance Rate: 37%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Service Systems & Policies; Health Services Current Topics; Health Services Ethical & Legal Issues; Health Services Evaluation & Outcomes; Health Services Finances
  • Annual Tuition: $11,820
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 71%
  • Example Classes:
    Health Care Finance; Health Care Policy; Policy Design & Implementation; Public & Nonprofit Budgeting; The U.S. Health Care System
  • Annual Tuition: $12,240
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 90%
  • Example Classes:
    Financial Accounting in Healthcare Organizations; Legal Issues in Healthcare; Managerial Economics; Marketing Management in Healthcare and Service Sectors; Organizational Communication, Negotiations & Conflict Resolution; Project Management
  • Annual Tuition: $12,286
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 79%
  • Example Classes:
    Effective Healthcare Operations; Health Economics; Healthcare Policy; Legal and Ethical Fundamentals of Health Care; Managerial Epidemiology and Evidence Based Management; Managing Health Information
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