Executive Health Care Administration (MPA)
The University of Texas at Tyler
Department of Social Sciences
3900 University Boulevard
Tyler, Texas 75799
Dr. Patricia Royal
College: Arts and Sciences
Eligibility: The EHCA program is offered in an executive format, which means students only meet face-to-face several times a semester rather than weekly. Executive format programs are not open to students on an F-1 visa.
Track: Health Care Administration. On the application, in the program drop-down box select Executive Health Care Administration MPA under the College of Arts and Sciences. Applicants to the Health Care Administration track must have at least three years of full-time employment in a health care profession.
Test Score Required: No
GPA: A minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4 point scale on the last 60 hours of undergraduate and/or graduate coursework.
Letters of Recommendation: Yes - 3
Resume/Curriculum Vitae: Yes
Admissions Essay: Yes
Interview: An on–campus interview with the Director of the Health Care Administration track or other designated faculty member is also required.
Deadlines: EHCA accepts applications year-round and admits for Fall term ONLY
Possible Careers: Leadership positions in the health care system such as: department manager, group practice manager, public health office, chief financial officer, hospital administrator, vice president of operations, director of nursing/residential/rehabilitation facilities, etc.
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