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Online Doctor of Health Administration (DHA)

The Doctor of Health Administration (DHA) degree is awarded to individuals who have completed the rigorous requirements of the Doctor of Health Administration program, which may vary from school to school. This degree is sought after by students looking to advance their careers in the various fields of health administration. The program prepares students for health care leadership and academic leadership positions such as Health System President and CEO, Hospital Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, University President, College Professor, as well as other positions. Individuals learn how to face the highly advanced health care industry and how to go about influencing and shaping its policy by addressing the constant demands of the health care public. The DHA program generally consists of a three-year program and requires intensive coursework, assignments, and a doctoral project research.