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Doctor of Healthcare Administration

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Degree & Residency Requirements

To be awarded a graduate degree, students must:

  1. Successfully complete all required curriculum courses.
  2. Maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00.
  3. Earn in residence at Franklin University at least 34 of the 58 required credits. According to the Ohio Department of Higher Education, to earn a doctorate degree, students must have completed a minimum of 90 semester credit hours above the bachelor’s degree. Students requiring additional credit hours to meet this minimum will take GRAD 900 Advanced Integrative Research.
  4. Complete the payment of all requisite tuition and fees.
  5. Not to be under disciplinary dismissal due to academic dishonesty or violation of Student Code of Conduct.

Transfer credit awarded based on experiential learning shall not count toward the residence requirement at Franklin University.

Admission Requirements

Applications for admission are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the calendar year and we provide options that allow you to select from several dates each trimester to begin coursework.

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