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The University of Texas at Tyler
Department of Social Sciences
3900 University Boulevard
Tyler, Texas 75799
phone 903.566.7371

Degree Information: 

Dr. Gordon Whyte
Program Director

Graduate Admission Information
The University of Texas at Tyler
Office of Graduate Admissions
Office: ADM 345
Phone: 903.566.7457
Fax: 903.566.7492

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Master of Public Administration 
Health Care Administration Specialization

Program Information

Degree: MPA

College: Arts and Sciences

Application Instructions

Eligibility: This program is offered in an executive format, which means students only meet face-to-face several times a semester rather than weekly. Executive format programs are not open to students on an F-1 visa.

Track: Health Care Administration. On the application, in the program drop-down box select Executive Health Care Administration MPA under the College of Arts and Sciences.

Test Score Required: No

Letters of Recommendation: Yes - 3

Resume/Curriculum Vitae: Yes

Admissions Essay: Yes

Deadlines: EHCA accepts applications year-round and admits for Fall term ONLY

Possible Careers: Leadership positions in the health care system such as: Department Manager, Group Practice Manager, Public Health Office, Chief Financial Officer, Hospital Administrator, Vice President of Operations, Director of Nursing/Residential/Rehabilitation Facilities, etc.

Salary Information: See Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed salary information on these careers. Another great resource is the Occupational Outlook Handbook