California State University, Long Beach

Masters of Science Health Care Aministration

-Accelerated Program- 

We help you develop the skills you need to excel as a leader in the healthcare field.

More about the program and how to apply:

 MSHCA-AP Brochure

 MSHCA-AP Packet

Attend an Information Session:

 Sign Up

Apply to the Program:

 MSHCA-AP Application

Apply to the University:


Apply for Financial Aide:





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About the MSHCA Acclerated Program

Developed by an expert team of faculty and health care professionals, the MSHCA—Accelerated Program is designed to prepare students for administrative positions in hospitals, managed care organizations, mental health and long-term care settings, multi-institutional system central offices, governmental health agencies, and other health related organizations. The curriculum combines online and face-to-face weekend instruction. Subject areas include the analysis of the U.S. health care system, management and organizational behavior of health care organizations, economic and financial aspects of health administration, strategic planning and marketing, public policy, and ethical and legal aspects of health care management.  If you have any questions please contact Daniel Tourn, the Accelerated Program Coordinator by phone at 562-985-5414 or email at


Important Deadlines

April 15th, 2008-Priority deadline to apply to the MSHCA Accelerated Program.

July 1st, 2008-Final deadline to apply to the MSHCA Accelerated Program.

July 1st, 2008-Deadline to apply to the University.

March 2, 2008-Deadline to apply for Financial Aide for Fall 2008/Spring 2009 academic year.



Cohort 3

Cohort 3 will be graduating this May.