Organizational Leadership in Healthcare

Master’s Degree Online

ONLINE master of arts in



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Healthcare Administration

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MOL): Healthcare Administration degree from CLU equips you with the power to lead in the ever-evolving healthcare environment. You will develop interpersonal competencies, critical thinking, and ethical reasoning skills that can enhance your leadership skills. You will also advance your knowledge of the theories and practices used by successful healthcare managers. This degree is particularly well-suited for working professionals with two to three years of experience in the field.

program Overview
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100% Online
Program Length
  • Asynchronous format

  • Interactive learning platforms
  • Discussion forums facilitated by world class faculty

Full-time: 13 months*
Part-time: 26 months

*Full-time status (2 courses per term) must be maintained to complete your master’s degree in 13 months.

Financial Aid may be available

Admissions Requirements

MOL: Healthcare Administration admissions requirements:

  • A completed bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution

  • Submission of university transcripts

  • Current resume or CV
  • No GRE or GMAT Required
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA (provisions acceptance may be granted for GPAs under 2.5)


Online Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership: Healthcare Administration classes include:

  • Leadership in Action
  • Challenges in Health Services Delivery
  • Quality Management in Healthcare Organizations
  • Healthcare Policy and Constituents
  • Finance and Managerial Accounting in Healthcare
  • Finance and Accounting for Managers
  • Project Management
  • Invitation to Inquiry: Foundations of the Claremont Core®
  • Strategic Communication: Building Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Activating the Core: Research Methods
  • Applying the Core: CLU Capstone


Upon completion of your Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership: Healthcare Administration program, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate and analyze leadership problems and solutions within the healthcare field
  • Develop an understanding of the current healthcare reform environment in the U.S.
  • Identify effective practice in healthcare operations by analyzing financial functions, reimbursement systems, and the laws governing healthcare
  • Synthesize the major theories and principles of leadership and ethics
  • Conduct personal and organizational analysis and develop behavioral change strategies in healthcare organizations


A team of professional educators with a wide range of experience in healthcare leadership contribute to your learning environment at Claremont Lincoln University. Here are just a few you may meet:

Career Paths

As a graduate of organizational leadership with a concentration in healthcare administration, you will be prepared to approach your career from a new perspective. The skills and competencies this degree offer you can apply to roles in a variety of capacities such as:

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Department Director
  • Health Services Manager
  • Medical Manager
  • Healthcare Consultant
  • Nurse Manager
MA in Organizational Leadership: Healthcare Administration graduate Kelly Barrios


Many of our graduates have gone on to pursue rewarding careers. Explore their stories of success.

“CLU’s graduate degrees help students further their careers.”
Kelly Barrios, MA in Organizational Leadership: Healthcare Administration