Students who graduate from the MSHA program also go on to have great careers in healthcare. Some decide to immediately enter the workforce while others pursue administrative fellowship programs or doctoral programs in public health, business, or healthcare management.

Program Outcomes

  • 90.1% first-year retention rate (Fall 2015 cohort)
  • 83.1% three-year graduation rate (Fall 2013 cohort)
  • 94% of current students and alumni would recommend the program to a friend or colleague (Student Experience Survey, 2017)
  • 86% of graduates report being employed after one year
  • 100% of graduates report being employed six years after graduation
  • Program graduates are admitted to competitive administrative fellowship programs and doctoral programs.
  • Graduates are highly sought after by recruiters from top hospitals in the region. Others decide to continue their education in doctoral programs at institutions like the University at Albany, the Arnold School of Public Health at the University of South Carolina, and Dusquene University.  

Sample Employers

Ability Beyond Disability, Bethel, CT Notre-Dame des Secours University Hospital, Byblos, Lebanon
Acurus Solutions, Inc, Anaheim, CA PAREXEL International, Waltham, MA
Allstate, Northbrook, IL Parkway Dental, Hamden, CT
Bridgeport Hospital, Bridgeport, CT Pinnacle Health and Fitness, Westport, CT
City of Waterbury, Waterbury, CT Premise Health, Brentwood, TN
Compass Strategic Consulting, Inc., New Haven, CT Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford, CT Stamford Hospital, Stamford, CT
Ehrlich Bariatrics, LLC., Shelton, CT St. Vincent’s Hospital, Bridgeport, CT
Elderly Housing Management, Inc., Jacksonville Beach, FL The Curtis Home, Meriden, CT
Genpact, New York, NY Transgene Biotek Ltd., Hyderabad, Telangana, India
IKS Health Care, New York, NY University of Connecticut Health Center, Mansfield, CT
King Abdulaziz Hospital, Jeddah, Makkah, Saudi Arabia University of New Haven, West Haven, CT
King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  Vivimed, Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
King Khalid University Hospital, Riyadh Saudi Arabia Voyance LLC., Branford, CT
Life Line Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Walgreens, Deerfield, IL
Life Long Dental Care, Milford, CT Watermark Retirement Communities, Bridgeport, CT
Maplewood Senior Living, Darien, CT West Haven VA Hospital, West Haven, CT
Max Super Specialty Hospital, New Delhi, India Waterbury Hospital, Waterbury, CT
MidState Medical Center, Meriden, CT  Yale New Haven Health System, New Haven, CT
Morrison Healthcare at Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
North Shore-LIJ Health System, Great Neck, NY