Executive Degrees

Admin_HealthServicesContinuing to work while pursuing a graduate education is an option at the UAB School of Health Professions. Our executive programs allow health care practitioners from administrations to clinicians the chance to continue their education while working full-time in order to further their career. Blended delivery format allows for the flexibility of distance-education, balanced with the quality of face-to-face student/instructor interaction during three on-campus sessions per year.

UAB Graduate School Application

Applications required for graduate students. Please refer to individual program admission requirements before applying to the Graduate School.



Administration-Health Services, D.Sc (Executive Program)
Practice-oriented, academic program designed to meet the needs of experienced healthcare executives who currently occupy or who are preparing to enter senior leadership positions within their organizations.

Health Administration, M.S.H.A. (Executive Program)
Created to meet the needs of busy executives and only requires students to visit the UAB campus for only eight days three times each year to complete the degree in just two years. Between the intensive campus sessions, students continue courses through online distance learning.

Health Informatics, M.S.H.I. (Executive Program)
Students learn how to successfully manage the flow of information throughout a healthcare organization. They also learn the value of building a solid business case for the purchase, implementation and use of technology in a healthcare setting.