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Estimated Cost, Tuition and Fees for Health Administration Program

UMMC's Student Financial Aid maintains estimated costs of attendance and tuition, including information about SHRP programs such as the Doctor of Health Administration program. As stated in the UMMC Bulletin, he Medical Center reserves the right to increase or modify tuition and fees without prior notice subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning.

Estimated additional expenses

In addition to tuition and health insurance, students should be aware of the following additional expenses for the DHA program:

First year

  • Educational supplies
    • Laptop computer with Microsoft Office software - $1,200
    • External flash USB 64 GB - $60
    • Textbooks - $45
  • Other
    • Online fees ($150 per semester) - $450
    • Travel costs (at least 2 on-campus sessions) - Varied cost

Total estimated first-year costs - $2,160

Second year

  • Educational supplies
    • Textbooks - $800
  • Other
    • Online fees ($150 per semester) - $450
    • Travel costs (at least 2 on-campus sessions) - Varied cost

Total estimated second-year costs - $1,250

Third year

  • Educational supplies
    • Doctoral project publishing fee - $200
    • Textbooks - $45
  • Other
    • Online fees ($150 per semester) - $450
    • Travel costs (at least 2 on-campus sessions) - Varied cost

Total estimated third-year costs - $695

Computers/electronic device

Students are required to have a computer/device to access the learning management system. This cost is factored into "Educational Supplies" above for the first year. To ensure that you have a computer/device that meets minimum standards to function with UMMC platforms, it must at least function at the following levels:

  • Windows 7 or Windows 10; Mac OS 10 or better;
  • Must be patched by operating system company regularly;
  • Modern browser such as the latest Chrome or Internet Explorer/Edge; and
  • Must run a modern and updated anti-virus solution.

We do not recommend any thin client devices such as Chromebooks or Google books.