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    Anyone willing to help me on my Statement of Purpose?

    Hello, I am applying currently applying to MHA programs this cycle. I finished my SOP but I feel like it could be much better. If there is anyone out there who would at least give it a read and tell me what I should fix, that would amazing. I would even pay to get help. So if anyone is so kind...
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    Statement of Purpose

    I have a simple question really. I am writing my statement of purpose right now and I was wondering if I should mention the specific school I’m applying to in the SOP. For example I want to say “.....I seek admission in _____________ graduate program....” the blank being the specific school...
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    2020 MHA: Applied, Interviewed, Rejected, Attending

    Just because I did not see one yet :) Good luck to everyone applying this cycle! School: GPA: Cumulative and Major GRE: Major: Experience (professional or otherwise) Special Factors: Applied: Interview: Waitlist: Rejected: Accepted: Attending:
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    Your experience with these MPH/MHA programs

    Hello, So it is almost time to finalize and commit to a program for the fall and I wanted some insights on your experience with the following schools: UIC - MHA Rutgers (New Brunswick) - MPH Drexel - MPH NYU - MPA Cornell - MHA Out of these programs, what was your experience through the...
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    MHA Inactive

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    Best MHA Program (Return on Investment)

    Curious to get some opinions. Rankings aside, which MHA program offers the best return on investment? I understand each offers unique opportunities and a lot of it depends on what you put into it. But are there certain programs that have established networks for launching students into stronger...
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    MHA vs. MPA in Health Administration degree programs

    So here is my strategy based on the schools that I have gotten into and I wanted to know what you all think. I am only looking to do a graduate degree in health administration in NYC or Long Island on the east coast metropolitan area. I have gotten into all six schools I applied for. New York...
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    MHA in offering universities in canada for indian students

    Hi, I'm working as assistant administrator in a tertiary level government multispeciality hospital in Pune since 1 year. I have total GPA of 3.1 out of 4. GRE score is 314 in total and IELTS band 6.8. I want to pursue MHA in canada. Please guide me on following points. 1. Which are the...
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    MHA - Accepted into program, not the university?

    Greetings, So I recently found out I was accepted into an MHA program. In the acceptance letter they stated that once I officially accepted I would have to send my official transcripts and wait to be accepted into the university...Is it possible for me to be accepted into the program but then...
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    2018 MHA Summer Internship Progress

    I am currently a MHA student in a lower ranked school in the midwest. I am, like the rest of us, applying for internships for this upcoming summer, and I would like to see how progress is for other MHA students that are applying for summer internships. I have applied to many hospitals...
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    2018 MHA Summer Internship Progress

    I am currently a MHA student in a lower ranked school in the midwest. I am, like the rest of us, applying for internships for this upcoming summer, and I would like to see how progress is for other MHA students that are applying for summer internships. I have applied to many hospitals...
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    MHA 2018 MHA Survey for Fall 2018 Applicants

    Hey! We started this survey in the 2018 MHA thread but I wanted everyone to see it. If you're applying to an MHA program for Fall 2018, take this 8 question survey! It's helping us all see who is applying and how we can start networking with other soon-to-be healthcare administrators. Here's...
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    RD to PA

    Hi everyone! I've been a registered dietitian for about 1.5 years, working inpatient at a large pediatric academic hospital. I work closely with attendings, fellows, residents, and medical students via rounds. However, over the past 6 months or so, I've become very dissatisfied with my job and...
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    MHA Sophas GPA

    Hi....I'm an international student. I just submitted my SOPHAS application.I got my transcripts verified by WES, so i got my WES gpa. Will that change after sophas verifies it? I mean will sophas calculate my GPA again
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    MHA 2018: Applied, Interviewed, Rejected, Attending

    I'm been watching for this thread so I might as well start it! MHA, MBA-HCM, MPH-HCM only! Follow this format: School: GPA: Cumulative and Major GRE: Major: Experience (professional or otherwise) Special Factors: Applied: Interview: Waitlist: Rejected: Accepted: Attending: Update your...
  16. J

    HELP!! PA to MHA?

    Hi all, I will try to keep this brief. From high school until recently (I am currently a second semester junior), I have told myself that I would work in medicine (specifically orthopaedics) as a Physician's assistant or Physical therapist. I've always been infatuated with science and the human...
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    DPM and MHA

    So I've been thinking of doing the Dual Degree option and getting a Masters of Health Care Administration. I posted here to see what current practicing podiatrists and even residents think of this plan, if they wish they had done something like it, or regretted it, think it's a waste of money...
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    Smart to do MHA in Canada after completing MBBS from Bangladesh?

    As the title would suggest, I have completed my MBBS degree from Bangladesh and will be starting my one year obligatory internship soon. I was using my free time to look up what I could possibly study in the future and happened to come across MHA. I have heard about MPH a lot, and it's...
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    MHA Minnesota University Class of 2017

    Anyone else attending Minnesota? If so, where are you living? Any suggestions from locals on where to live? What are you most excited about when it comes to what Minnesota's MHA offers?
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    MHA Programs for Fall '17

    Hey everyone! I've been admitted to Trinity University Health Administration (MHA) program, Georgetown Health Systems Administration program, George Washington MHA, and NYU Wagner Health Policy & Management program. Since I am from San Antonio, I am currently deciding if I want to stay here and...
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    Johns Hopkins MHA vs. Georgetown MHSA vs. UNC MHA

    Hey everyone. I just wanted to make a post about anyone's experiences at any of these 3 programs. I've gotten into Johns Hopkins and Georgetown and I'm still waiting on UNC. A lot of the MHA posts on this site are a bit older and dated, so I was just hoping for anyone's more recent experiences...
  22. shadowcat

    Masters or Pg diploma in canada?

    Hey, I am a international dentist, from India and would like to move to Canada for further studies. But i am in a dilemma whther to opt for "PG diploma health course or MHA/MPH/Health informatics" Could someone please help me which is best among it in terms of job scope? thanks!
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    MPH Online / Distance MPH - Quality over Cost?

    I'm looking at applying to online/distance MPH programs for Summer or Fall '17. I've chosen the online format due to the inability to quit working for two years to go to school, and due to the fact that I'm quite disciplined and excel at working independently. I have an undergraduate degree in...
  24. eraldo_coil

    MHA MHA with Communications undergrad

    Hi SDN! First time poster here. I'll be graduating from university this December with a degree in Communications, and I have been very much interested in pursuing an MHA for the last several years. I've kept it in the back of mind while pursuing my undergrad, and now that I'll finally be...
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    Hi All, I am in the beginning stages of applying to MHA programs and have some basic questions regarding the SOPHAS and HAMPCAS tools. I have seen students using one or the other or a combination of both. Is one preferred over the other? Do some schools use only one while other schools only...
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    MHA Fall 2017: Accepted, Waitlisted, Rejected

    This site has been incredibly helpful in my grad school preparation's nice to be able to hear from people who have already/are also going through the same process. That being year-new thread! Post away...
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    MHA I want to work in hospital administration. So you'd say an MHA is absolutely necessary, right?

    I graduated pre-med and communications and wanted to go to med school - but found myself in healthcare PR and love it. Med school is not feasible at this point. I've worked in hospital administration and am now at a top agency doing PR for hospitals/pharma. I want to work directly in a hospital...
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    MHA advice needed!

    Hi All! I was recently accepted to the MHA program at GWU. I have some concerns about attending, primarily as it is costly, and I want to make sure that I am getting a good ROI on my degree. I am interested in pursuing a career in IS/finance consulting. Does anyone have any insight regarding...
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    MHA MHA Help!

    Hi All, I was recently accepted to the MHA program at GWU. I was initially very excited to attend this program, but I do have some reservations after doing a bit more research. Is there anyone with experience in health IS and finance, particularly with consulting, that can provide me with some...
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    MHA Retake undergrad classes vs. graduate certificate?

    I just finished my bachelor's degree in business from a large state school in Texas and plan on applying for MHA programs. I have hospital experience, decent public health work experience, have accepted a job doing business development for a public health agency, and have a decent GRE (>85% for...
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    Georgetown MHSA

    Anyone know how the GU and GWU MHA programs compare?
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    Internships for MHA?

    I'm a rising sophomore that intends to apply for MHA programs upon graduation, and will declare a health administration major at the end of sophomore year. I have no family/friends in healthcare or medicine in general, so I have no help as to how I should go about finding relevant internships...
  33. MHA Pursuit USA. YAY/NAY

    MHA MHA vs MSHA vs MHCA vs MPA vs .....??!!

    Hi Colleagues, Which of these is more reputed for MHA? I'm yet to start applying, so even multiple suggestions would help me. 1. Georgia State Uni 2. Missouri 3. Tulane 4. National Louis 5. St. Louis 6. Florida Atlantic Uni 7. Texas A & M 8. Hofstra 9. Georgetown Uni Also, is there...
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    Program-Specific Info / Q's Major Decision- MOT or MHA

    Hey everyone, So I have a bit of a big decision to make and I need some opinions. I applied to OT programs in the Philadelphia area. I was denied from most, however USciences put me on their waitlist and I was accepted into their last open seat today. While on the waitlist, I researched...
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    Columbia MHA

    Hi everyone. I'm curious as to how "tough" Columbia is to get into and by that I mean how important your GPA is versus GRE/Experience/PS/LoR. I ask because unfortunately, I am in a program that is far from what I wanted to study (young stupid decisions...) and I lost my father early on in my...
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    Applying to US MHA from Canada

    Hey everyone. This is my first post so I apologize if this might be in the wrong forum. I'm a Canadian student who's planning to apply to MHA programs in the US. My top 3 schools would be Columbia, John Hopkins, and University of Washington. I was curious to know how easy/tough it is to get in...
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    MHA Saint Joseph's University/ GW

    So I recently decided to pursue an MHA degree after doing a whole lot of research. My undergrad was all geared toward doing Occupational Therapy and as soon as I started doing some volunteer work, I really hated it. Since I have a minor in business I decided to go after an MHA. I'm applying to...
  38. CLE514

    MHA from U of Washington or MPH in HPM from Emory?

    I have been accepted into both programs (yay!), but I am having a hard time making a final decision. I have heard mixed things about whether an MHA or MPH degree is "better" or more versatile. I do not have a particular direction I am set on just yet for my career. Both programs are fairly...
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    MHA Need advice on Masters in healthcare administration (MHA) Programs in Texas?

    So i am an undergrad studying in the University of Texas at Dallas. I am a senior and I am about to finish college and graduate december 2016. I've looked at at all the possible universities to apply to, in Texas for doing my MHA. I am going to write my GMAT this summer. Problem is, I do not...
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    Is it too late to apply to MHA programs this cycle?

    I really just decided to go for the MHA. I'm graduating this May. I've been pre-med so my GPA has been gouged by difficult science classes but I'm expecting to graduate with BS Neuroscience 3.17 gpa. I haven't taken accounting(would probably take during summer) but I am taking economics this...