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Pfeiffer University’s Master of Healthcare Administration program has been named by editors of as among the best MHA programs in the United States.

Pfeiffer’s MHA program, the largest in the Carolinas, ranked first among the top 20 programs across the country based on evaluation of the NCES College Navigator database, which classifies programs based on accreditation, professional/experiential training, course balance and cost. Particularly noteworthy is the fact that Pfeiffer offers a joint MBA/MHA option.

“Over the coming decades, growth in healthcare professions is projected to outpace that of any other field,” said Dr. Colleen Perry Keith, president. “With graduates in leadership positions at every healthcare system in North and South Carolina, Pfeiffer undoubtedly prepares professionals to lead as they manage constant change driven by policy and medical advances.”

With campuses in Misenheimer, Charlotte and Raleigh-Durham, Pfeiffer offers seated and online learning for students seeking graduate and completing undergraduate degrees. Online and hybrid courses, which combine classroom and online learning, allow students to access lectures, participate in discussion and complete assignments remotely, offering convenience and flexibility to those with jobs, families and other time-consuming obligations such as military deployment or work-related travel.

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