Online Master of Health Administration


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Recognised by the RACMA*

Average completion time 18 months**

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Save on your course fees

There are a limited number of Commonwealth Supported Places available for the Online Master of Health Administration for our July 2024 intake. With this government subsidy, there are significant fee savings on the cost of your study. The cost of the Master with a CSP is $26,191 (normally $52,800).1

Pave the way for positive change in the health services industry

La Trobe’s online Master of Health Administration will develop your skills and expertise to become a leader in the public and private sectors of healthcare management. The degree applies business management principles to the healthcare sector’s practices and prepares you for specialist roles in project management and health agency leadership. You also have the option of studying a double degree in health administration and public health.

This degree is delivered entirely online – giving you the flexibility to balance study around the rest of your life. As a student, you’ll benefit from studying online, with flexible schedules and the ability to access course materials from any place at any time. With access to La Trobe’s world-class education and support, you’ll learn from experts in the fields of medicine, physiotherapy, nursing, organisational psychology and statistics, and health administration research. Many of our staff members have worked in senior healthcare management roles in Australia and overseas, including the Toronto Hospital (Canada), Inner and Eastern Healthcare Network (Melbourne) and various consulting firms.

Why study La Trobe’s online Master of Health Administration?

Recognised by the Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators


La Trobe is ranked in the top 1 per cent of Universities worldwide

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About La Trobe University

At La Trobe University, we believe you need a powerful skill set beyond what you learn in a textbook. We teach you how to adapt to new situations, connect with others, take the lead and think differently, all while you learn the skills and knowledge you need to advance your career.

Source and disclaimers


*Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators, depending on subject choice

**Duration is 12–24 months depending on recognition of prior learning. A 12-month course duration applies to students who have completed a cognate Bachelor’s and hold a current practising certificate with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA). The average student completes the course in 18 months.

Fees may vary depending on subject selection