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The Graduate School

Health Administration - Executive Master



The Executive Master of Health Administration (EMHA) program is for working health care professionals due to the largely online delivery format. This allows health care executives, physicians and clinician leaders to earn an EMHA degree from any location and at times convenient to each student.

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1
Spring Term . . . . . December 1

Graduate Program Director

Dr. Shyam Paryani
Clinical Professor
(904) 620-5087
Building 39, Room 3009A

The following items must be submitted no later then the deadline posted above. Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation. Once an application has been canceled, the decision can not be reversed. Applicants may apply for the next application cycle.

  • UNF admission application
  • Application fee
  • If applicable, collection holds and judicial holds must be cleared
  • All of the below university and program requirements
  • University Requirements
    • A baccalaureate degree from an accepted institutional accreditor, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study.
    • Transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended. Admitted students will be prompted to provide official copies. 
  • Program Requirements
    • Resume
      • Should show at least three years or equivalent experience in healthcare 
      • Provide employment history in the health or human services field
    • Letter of intent
      • Detail if you have, or expect to have, managerial or supervisory experience
    • Two letters of recommendation
    • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Allowances may be made when justified by exceptional work experience and letters of recommendation