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Boost Your Career and Improve Health Outcomes

The health care industry needs experienced leaders with the right skills to navigate a rapidly changing professional environment. Step up to the challenge with an online master’s degree in health care from Capella that is flexible enough to fit into your busy life.

Your master’s program will impact not only your career, but also the populations you serve. Get ready to improve the patient experience, keep health care costs down, and boost the health of the greater population. 

The Most Direct Path to Your Goals

Wherever you are in your profession, Capella health science programs build on what you already know to take your career to the next level. Your online degree program will give you the flexibility you need to stay on top of your studies—while managing the rest of your busy life.


Protect and improve communities as you work to prevent injury and disease, educate the public, and develop policy.


Strengthen your ability to successfully administer health care delivery in your organization.


Integrate information science, computer science, social science, and health care.


Build a solid foundation to excel in a cross-functional business environment.

Master's in Health Administration (MHA)

Prepare for leadership roles in health care and health policy with a Master's in Health Administration (MHA). In as little as 18 months, you’ll acquire the kind of insight and expertise that's in high in-demand by top health care facilities as you develop skills that can be applied immediately to today's complex health care challenges. Specialization areas include general, leadership, informatics, and operations.

FlexPath: MHA in General Health Administration Option

Capella's MHA in General Health Administration FlexPath option offers the ultimate flexibility. You can leverage your experience to move quickly through what you already know and concentrate on what you need to learn. For many students, FlexPath offers a more personalized learning approach with greater freedom, more control, and the potential to save time and money.

Master's in Public Health (MPH)

Help lead health care and public health organizations with a Master's in Public Health (MPH). In as little as 2 years, you’ll learn to provide greater access to healthcare in increasingly diverse environments and effectively collaborate with other health care professionals through an in-depth knowledge of public health concepts, theories, and practices.

Master's of Business Administration in Health Care Management (MBA)

Tap into the potential of a booming field with an online MBA in Health Care Management. With foundational courses that will step up your business and management skills, you can build a promising career and make a big difference in the health of your organization and its patients.

Save Time and Money on Your Degree

Get to your goals sooner and lower your costs by transferring credits into your program. Additional saving opportunities include:

Virtual Health Care Environments; Real World Results

Solve real-world challenges in Capella’s virtual health care environments, where you’ll practice your newly learned knowledge within a fail-safe, simulated modern system of health environment.

Professionally Aligned Programs That Deliver Results

Capella sets you up for on-the-job success with health science programs aligned with employers and professional organizations to meet the highest industry standards.

Capella is a participant in the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Higher Education Network.

Capella is proud to be aligned with the National Center for Healthcare Leadership (NCHL). By integrating the NCHL's Health Leadership Competency Model, Capella's MHA and DHA programs meet the health care profession's standards for management and leadership education.

Capella is an Academic Organizational Affiliate with Healthcare Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) and our health care informatics curriculum is aligned with HIMSS standards.

A free HIMSS membership is a benefit available to individuals in any of our informatics programs.

Gainful Employment & Learning and Career Outcomes

Investing in a college degree is no small thing. At Capella, we’re proud to share our learning and career outcomes—along with gainful employment results—so that you can make the most informed decisions about the programs that interest you.

Accreditation Makes the Difference

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is among the six regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Regional bodies accredit colleges and universities; national bodies accredit trade and vocational schools.