In our online DHA program, you’ll engage in advanced theoretical and
practical coursework in a diverse range of areas. We’ll help prepare
you to improve health care systems, reduce costs, and population
Your keystone course transitions you from program-specific courses to
your integrated doctoral capstone and practicum.
Faculty will guide you as you follow your passion and work on a
real-life organizational issue in your final project.
Designed around NCHL’s Health Leadership Competency Model, this
program meets rigorous professional standards.
Share courses with other nursing and public health practitioners to
learn about, from, and with others in the industry.
You may be able to transfer 12 credits - an equivalent of two courses - if you have an MHA or related degree, helping to save you up to $8,800.
With over 25 years of experience in online doctoral education, we understand the unique needs of doctoral students, and have designed our programs to meet those needs. We've structured our programs to help you reach your goals and obtain critical skills—with our expert faculty, support teams, and online resources to help guide you every step of the way.
Learn more about admissions requirements, costs, and courses for your specialization.
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