Master's Programs

Graduate Program Membership Types

AUPHA offers two membership options for programs offering master’s degrees in health administration.

Associate Graduate Program Membership
Any academic unit providing a degree at the master’s level in healthcare management in a regionally accredited university. Any program / university campus / academic unit in the US or abroad may qualify for membership.

Full Graduate Program Membership
Full Graduate Program Members meet the requirements above and have been accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME).

For more information


For questions about Graduate Program Membership resources and services contact Chris Anne Sanyer, Director of Membership, at csanyer@aupha.org or (202) 763-7283, ext 122.

To start a Graduate Program Membership, download the AUPHA Program Membership Application.

Promote, Connect, Share

Whether you want to connect with colleagues, share and access information, or promote your program, AUPHA has the services and resources to help your program thrive and advance your career.

    Promote

    • HAMPCAS - Ensure your graduate program is on the radar of applicants when you participate in the Health Administration, Management Centralized Application Service, free to AUPHA members.
    • Free marketing materials promote Health Administration as a career and AUPHA member programs in particular:
    • Your listing in the searchable AUPHA Directory of Programs connects everyone, including prospective students and faculty candidates, to your program.
    • The Upsilon Phi Delta Honor Society attracts the attention of prospective students and encourages current students by recognizing their achievements.
    • AUPHA Awards publicly recognize outstanding programs and faculty for service and engagement with AUPHA
    • Attract quality faculty to your program on the AUPHA Job Board. AUPHA members receive member only discounted rates.
    • Show your program is a member of the premier health administration education association by including the AUPHA logo on printed and online materials
    • The Glandon Family Scholarship gives AUPHA member faculty the opportunity to advance their careers

    Connect

    • Access to the AUPHA Network connects you quickly and easily to the people and resources you need to help your program grow and thrive.
    • AUPHA Events connect you with colleagues from across the country and around the world. AUPHA members receive discounted registrations.
    • AUPHA provides many Volunteer Opportunities to help guide the association and make lasting professional connections.
    • Engage in Faculty Forums, online communities that bring together faculty from diverse programs to discuss common interests.

    Share

    • Available to everyone, the Journal of Health Administration Education shares 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 articles from AUPHA staff, leadership and members.
    • Health Administration Press (HAP), the leading imprint for health management textbooks and AUPHA’s publishing partner, offers AUPHA members discounts on textbooks and exams.
    • Share your news with other AUPHA members through a complimentary AUPHA Member Mailing list, available annually.

    Added Resources for Full Graduate Program Members

    In addition to all the resources and services above, Full Graduate Program Members are also eligible to:

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    Membership Dues

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