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California State University, Long Beach
Health Care Administration Program

Graduate Student Success


Most students who pursue the MSHCA degree complete the program in two to three years. Students may enroll in the MSHCA traditional program as a full- or part-time student. Students enrolled in the accelerated program (MSHCA-AP) are enrolled as full-time students.


CSULB Overall Undergraduate and Graduate Success Rates
CSULB Institutional Research and Assessment Overall Graduation Rates

MSHCA-AP (Accelerated Program) Student Profile

 

Graduation/Post-Employment Profile
(Accelerated Program)

*Denotes student activity in progress.

Academic
Year
Entered Dropped Graduation Rates Retention (Graduated or Still Enrolled)   Three-Month Employment Rate Post-Graduation
0-2.0 Years 2.1-3.0 Years 3.1-4.0 Years 4.1+ Years
2010-11 31 5 20 5 0 1 84%   N/A
2011-12 30 3 26 0 1 0 90%   100%
2012-13 26 8 16 1 0 IP *69%   94%
2013-14 31 5 24 2 - - 84%   100%
2014-15 30 4 25 0 0 IP *93%   96%
2015-16 30 2 IP IP     *93%   IP
2016-17 25 1 IP       *96%   IP
2017-18 IP IP         *100%   IP

 


MSHCA-AP Employment Profiles (3 Months)
(Accelerated Program: 2017 Graduates)

Data to be posted in December 2017 for Cohort 12.

 

MSHCA-AP Employment Profiles (12 Months)
(Accelerated Program: 2016 Graduates)


MSHCA (Traditional Program) Student Profiles

Graduation/Post-Employment Profile
(Traditional Program)

*Denotes student activity in progress.

Academic
Year
Entered Dropped Graduation Rates Retention (Graduated or Still Enrolled) Three-Month Employment Rate Post-Graduation
0-2.0 Years 2.1-3.0 Years 3.1-4.0 Years 4.1+ Years
2010-11 22 0 15 4 3 0 100% N/A
2011-12 17 0 9 3 4 1 100% N/A
2012-13 19 3 8 7 1 0 85% N/A
2013-14 21 2 12 7 0 0 90% 57%
2014-15 37 3 24 5 IP   *88% 70%
2015-16 29 0 11 IP     *100% 43%
2016-17 20 0 IP       *100% IP
2017-18 IP IP         *100%  IP

 

MSHCA Employment Profile (3 Months)
(Traditional Program: 2017 Graduating Class)

MSHCA Employment Profile (12 Months)
(Traditional Program: 2016 Graduating Class)