Master's Programs

Why AUPHA Matters

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AUPHA offers two membership options for programs offering Master Degrees in Health Administration. 

Associate Graduate Program Membership

Eligibility:  Any academic unit providing a degree at the masters level in healthcare management in a regionally accredited university. Any program / university campus / academic unit in the US or abroad may qualify for membership.

Associate Graduate Members of AUPHA receive:

  • Eligibility to participate in the Healthcare Administration, Management & Policy Centralized Application Service (HAMPCAS)  
  • Winston Scholarship eligibility for all students
  • Member only access to the AUPHA Network connects you quickly and easily to the people and resources you need to help your program grow and thrive.
  • Your listing in the searchable AUPHA Directory of Programs connects everyone, including prospective students and  faculty candidates, to your program.
  • Establish a chapter of Upsilon Phi Delta to recognize, reward and encourage your best and brightest students.
  • Complimentary subscriptions for the Journal of Health Administration Education, providing research, case studies, and essays by leading health administration educators and professionals.
  • Complimentary subscriptions to the AUPHA Exchange keeps your faculty and staff up to date on important news with posts from AUPHA staff and leadership
  • Member only discounted rates to the AUPHA Annual Meeting, Graduate Program and Practitioners Workshop, and the Undergraduate Workshop. AUPHA Events connect you with colleagues from across the country and around the world.
  • Complimentary access to most AUPHA webinars for all member faculty and staff.
  • Access to Faculty Forums, online communities that bring together faculty from diverse programs to discuss common interests.
  • Discounts on textbooks and exams through AUPHA’s publishing partner, Health Administration Press (HAP), the leading imprint for health management textbooks
  • Attract quality faculty to your program with member-only discounts on the AUPHA Job Board 
  • One complimentary list of AUPHA Program Director mailing addresses annually.
  • Opportunity to use the AUPHA logo on printed and online materials
  • Access to media and marketing materials to promote your program and health administration as a career. 
  • Eligibility to receive an AUPHA Award to recognize your program and faculty for service and engagement with AUPHA. 
  • Eligibility for the Glandon Family Scholarship

    Full Graduate Program Membership

    Eligibility:  Masters degree programs that are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME) may be Full Graduate Members.

    In addition to all of the benefits offered to Associate Graduate Program Members, Full Graduate Program Members receive:

    Membership Dues

    Dues are based upon the type of membership and the number of students enrolled.