Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online masters and certificate programs. You can choose one of the five degree programs from a selective institution ranked among the top 10 master’s universities in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The online degree portfolio includes:

  • Master of Accountancy (MAcc)
  • MBA with 7 specializations
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • MS in Health Informatics
  • MS in Human Resources
  • Graduate Certificates

The online, master’s degree curriculum is taught by highly-credentialed faculty and reflects the same rigorous academic standards as the on-campus programs. Nearly all of The University of Scranton’s instructional faculty hold doctoral or other terminal degrees in their fields – so you can excel in yours.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

Certificate

The University of Scranton Online

The Executive Certificate in Health Administration offers a strategic tool kit for those seeking to make an immediate impact in healthcare and allied fields. This five-co ... [+]

The Executive Certificate in Health Administration offers a strategic tool kit for those seeking to make an immediate impact in healthcare and allied fields.

As the U.S. population ages and more people have access to healthcare due to the Affordable Care Act, the industry needs managers with the specialized skills to organize medical records and data. The certificate curriculum emphasizes leadership and ethical decision-making responsibilities in this fast-moving environment through relevant skills and The University of Scranton's Jesuit mission and principles.

This five-course program emphasizes core skills to support a strategic and nimble executive approach to a fast-moving industry. All courses are selected from the full CAHME-accredited Master's in Health Administration and are taught by the same expert faculty and practicing industry experts.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
English
Part-time
10 months
Online
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The University of Scranton Online

The online Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics offers an accelerated path to a career in the administration of health care information. Consisting of the first fou ... [+]

The online Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics offers an accelerated path to a career in the administration of health care information. Consisting of the first four courses in the master’s program, the informatics certificate program provides you with the foundational knowledge and skills to prepare for positions in an expanding area of healthcare.

Career Outlook

Healthcare organizations are undergoing pressure to cut costs and be more efficient, as well as maintain and improve patient outcomes. At the same time, they continuously work to meet the federal government’s call to fully transition to an electronic medical records system.

This results in a large demand for administrative professionals who can assess and implement information technology — including medical systems, software, and databases — within the healthcare context. The learning outcomes in this program can be applied to all medical fields, including:... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
English
Part-time
1 year
Online
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MSc

The University of Scranton Online

Learn to develop and maintain health information systems, software, and databases for healthcare organizations. The online MS in Health Informatics gives you the skills t ... [+]

With the online Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) from The University of Scranton, you will make informed, data-driven healthcare decisions that keep a person’s health at the center of his or her care. Focused on developing an integrative approach to patient care, the master’s in health informatics will equip you with interdisciplinary tools in computer science, communication, information systems, and leadership – giving you the breadth and depth of knowledge necessary to excel in the growing, in-demand field of Health Informatics.

New to the field of health and technology?

While our program is suited to professionals already in health, business and technology fields, our specially designed onboarding program allows students without backgrounds in health or computer science to succeed. Two foundational modules will give you the fundamentals necessary to thrive in the program.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
English
Full-time
1 year
Online
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Master

The University of Scranton Online

Take advantage of online flexibility and rolling admissions combined with proven ROI through our job placement success rates. The online Master of Health Administration ( ... [+]

Through one of the first online Master of Health Administration (MHA) programs accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), The University of Scranton provides your clearest path to success. With a 90 percent job placement rate and higher than average median salaries, excellence is just the starting point for our graduates.

The online MHA offers the key components to develop leaders who can apply a comprehensive skill set that demonstrates fluency in managing a healthcare system or organization. Utilizing the ACHE Healthcare Leadership Alliance competency model, graduates will be experts with 24 core competencies, covered in five critical domains.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2020
English
Part-time
30 months
Online
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The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton's CAHME-accredited Master of Health Administration (MHA) in Health Informatics program puts the power of data in your hands. ... [+]

In today's information-driven world, data can open the door to better patient care, more efficient processes, and better policies throughout an organization. Use data as your guide to interpret and communicate process direction and organizational decision-making across departments. Improve community and population health by analyzing the relationships between access, quality, cost, resource allocation, accountability, and population.

Earn The University of Scranton's CAHME - accredited Master of Health Administration (MHA) in Health Informatics specialization by taking just two additional courses beyond the general MHA curriculum.

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USA Scranton
September 2020
English
Part-time
30 months
Online
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The University of Scranton Online

Experience diverse perspectives on healthcare and improve your intercultural communication skills with The University of Scranton's CAHME-accredited Master of Health Admi ... [+]

You'll discuss public health, health management, and social justice issues, and gain firsthand experience of these systems in practice with two 10-day study abroad opportunities in places like South America and Europe, among others. Students in the Global Health specialization have three required courses. One of these courses (HAD 517) will be taken in place of the normal, three-credit elective, so the specialization adds only six required credits to the CAHME-accredited MHA curriculum.

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USA Scranton
September 2020
English
Part-time
30 months
Online
Read more in English