Master of Health Administration (Community Care) (MHA(CC))
Part of the Ted Rogers School of Management
- Completion of a four-year undergraduate (or equivalent degree) from an accredited institution
- Minimum grade point average (GPA) or equivalent of 3.00/4.33 (B) in the last two years of study
- Completion of an undergraduate course in statistics
- Statement of interest
- Minimum of two years work experience in health-care in Canada
- Two letters of recommendation
- English language proficiency requirement
- Interview may be required
More information on admission requirements. Due to the competitive nature of our programs, it is not possible to offer admission to everyone who applies that meets the minimum entrance requirements for the program.
Students are encouraged to submit applications prior to the first consideration date to increase their chances of securing financial support for their graduate studies. Applications received after the first consideration date will be accepted and reviewed based on spaces remaining in the program.
See application dates.
In a university known for its career-focused curriculum and experiential curricular learning opportunities, we integrate real-world experiences across all aspects of the program. In the Capstone course, students will work directly with home and community-care organizations to address issues and solve problems collaboratively.
- Comparative Health-Care Policy and Management
- Promoting Healthy Aging in Place
- Addictions and Chronic Illness
- Information Technology Adoption and Implementation
- Family/Unpaid Caregivers
- Mental Health
- Pediatric Care in the Community
The program can be completed over four semesters and all core courses will be offered in a modular format. Students will be in class Thursday evenings, and all day Friday and Saturday, five times in the first and third semesters, but less in the second and fourth semesters. The elective course requirement is offered on a weekly basis and taken in the Winter or Spring terms.
1st Fall semester:
- MH 8001: Strategy in the Home and Community Care
- MH 8002: Comparative Health-Care Policy
1st Winter semester:
- MH 8003: Management in Home and Community Care
- MH8006: Research in Community Care
1st Spring/Summer semester:
- MH 8004: Performance in Home and Community Care
- MH 8005: Information Technology for Home and Community Care
2nd Fall semester:
- MH 8101Seminar: Solving a Community Care Problem (Capstone A)
- MH 8102Teamwork in Community Care (Capstone B)
- Diversity Institute
- Biomedical Zone
- National Institute on Aging
Graduate Studies Admissions Office
11th Floor, 1 Dundas Street West
For information specific to programs, please see the program contact information below.
Dr. James Tiessen
Graduate Program Director
BSc, MSc, PhD
Research areas: Japanese healthcare, healthcare management and research methods