University of Southern Indiana

MHA Online Option

IMPORTANT: To apply to the MHA program, there are 2 applications that reside in 2 separate USI offices - MHA and Graduate Studies.  You can send application materials to the separate offices at the same time.  We encourage you to follow up with both offices to ensure receipt of all application items.

For Admission - Spring 2018
Deadline: November 1, 2017

Requirements - MHA Admissions Checklist

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.00 or greater on a 4 point scale.
  • Two years of work experience in the health care field highly recommended.
  • A demonstrable knowledge of fundamental principles of economics, statistics, and accounting is highly recommended.
  • Students from NON-English Speaking Countries need a Satisfactory TOEFL score of 550 for non-computerized tests and 213 for computerized tests.
  • Completion of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) and one focused essay (from the Essay list) OR 3 focused essays (from the Essay list). For USI to receive your GRE score you need to designate your score to be sent to USI Graduate Studies Office, our university code is 1335.

How to Apply

  • Complete an application to Graduate Studies
  • Provide official transcript(s) from each undergraduate and graduate institution attended. Transcripts are only official if the issuing institution sends them directly to the office of Graduate Studies.
  • Pay the application fee of $40.00 (payable on-line or by check to University of Southern Indiana)

The following items should be sent directly to the MHA Office (address listed below)

  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • 1 page letter of intent describing why you are choosing to pursue an MHA.
  • Focused essay (mentioned in Requirement section)
  • Three (3) professional references submitted vie the MHA Spring 2018 Reference form.

University of Southern Indiana
College of Nursing and Health Professions
Master of Health Administration Program
8600 University Blvd., HP2145
Evansville, IN 47712


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