Why Health Administration and Policy at Mason?

Conduct Research Where Policy Happens

  • Tackle and solve complex global challenges to make our world — and our immediate community — a better place
  • Located 15 miles from the nation’s capital
  • Closely connected to the surrounding region with access to health care leaders, policy makers, and think tanks
DC Research
students and faculty collaborating

Collaborate with Federal Agencies, Health Care Organizations, and High-Level Researchers

  • Collaborate with both public and private agencies, including the VA, NIH, and DHHS
  • Work alongside researchers who write the health policy of tomorrow
  • Contribute to solving health care issues that directly impact our community and nation

Make an Impact on the Local and National Community

  • George Mason is Virginia’s largest public research university
  • Participate in student organizations like the AcademyHealth Student Chapter, Students for Seniors, and the Upsilon Phi Delta National Honor Society
  • Gain hands-on, practical experience during a practicum with an organization outside of Mason
Students at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital
CAHME and AUPHA Accredited

Enroll in Nationally Recognized and Accredited Programs

  • MHA in Health Systems Management, Concentration in Executive Management is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME)
  • Master of Health Administration ranked #33 by US News & World Report for Best Health Care Management Programs, 2015
  • BS in Health Administration program is certified by the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA)