3.0 GPA required.
Department Overview: The Health/Healthcare Leadership (HHL) Master’s Degree is part of the Healthcare Leadership and Administration (HLA) program. The programs provide adult students with authentic, fresh, and easily utilized leadership concepts. The programs are multidisciplinary online programs for working adults in allied health and healthcare organizations.
HHL Master’s Degree: The HHL Graduate Degree provides advanced communication and leadership knowledge. The program focuses on easily understandable applied analytics and risk management knowledge necessary to thrive in today’s future-focused health/healthcare market. Explore how big data and analytics are reframing health, healthcare, leadership, and management. Students will learn to find, understand, and present big data as they ethically lead their health group or healthcare organization using HHL solution-focused knowledge.
Purpose of Graduate Degree: The increasing availability of electronic health data creates an incredible opportunity to apply large-scale, clinical analytics to predict tends and use data to improve personal health, healthcare, manage risks, attend to ethical use of data, and improve patient outcomes. WSU’s Graduate HHL Degree will provide health/healthcare leaders and managers with foundational communication and leadership skills, as well as the ability to understanding big data and analytics used to drive change and solution-based decision making.
Accreditation: Winona State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and offers quality undergraduate, graduate, and online education programs. The Health/Healthcare Leadership Master’s Degree program’s learning outcomes are aligned with the Commission on Accreditation of Health Management Education (CAHME) - Quality and Safety focus.