The Master of Health Care Administration Program at Des Moines University is proud to be preparing the next generation of health care administrators. The following outcomes measures provide prospective students and other stakeholders valuable information about our program.

Graduation Rate

Final Year Entering Year Graduation Rate Average Years to Completion
2018-19 2011-12 77.1% 3.79
2017-18 2010-11 74.4% 3.81
2016-17 2009-10 72.5% 3.09
2015-16 2008-09 72.6% 3.58
2014-15 2007-08 70.0% 3.69

*These classes include students still active in the program as of 8/6/2019. As they complete the program the graduation rate and average time to completion will increase.


Employment Rate (2016-2017)

Employment Rate 100%

Salary (2016-2017)

 Median starting salary $71,000

Alumni Return on Investment of Degree (2016-2017)

Assumed a higher level of responsibility after entering program 47%
Assumed a new position 42%
Received a promotion 21%
Received a raise 26%

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