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Health Management & Policy (EMHA)

The Executive MHA in the Health Management & Policy is awarded by the Graduate College. Instruction is offered through the College of Public Health. The EMHA is a nonthesis degree.

Admission Requirements 

Applicants must meet the Admission Requirements of the Graduate College and the department offering the degree program (review the department's web site or the General Catalog for departmental requirements).

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.

Application Deadlines 

The deadline for applicants is April 1.

Application Procedures 

To apply to this degree program, you will need to submit some application materials to your academic department and some to the Office of Admissions.

Materials to send to the department (Send materials to: Ian-Montgomery@uiowa.edu:

  • Letter of interest - Your letter of interest should address your career path to-date, your reasons for pursuing an EMHA, what you will bring to your student cohort, how you plan to use the MHA degree, and any other relevant points.
  • Resume or CV
  • Three letters of professional recommendation (no form necessary).

Materials to send to Admissions:

  • Apply online using the Graduate Application and complete the required fields marked with a red asterisk (*).
  • Official GRE scores (waiver option for those with a graduate/professional degree)
  • Official transcripts showing all previous undergraduate and graduate work

Apply 

If you Apply Online, the $60 application fee ($100 for international students) is payable by Discover, MasterCard, or Visa. If you cannot pay by credit card, you may Download and Print an Application (PDF) and pay the fee by check or money order in U.S. currency made payable to "The University of Iowa."

Contact Information 

Department of Health Management and Policy
The University of Iowa
145 North Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242 
Ian-Montgomery@uiowa.edu
319-384-3862

Office of Admissions
The University of Iowa
107 Calvin Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
admissions@uiowa.edu
319-335-1525