The Woods College of Advancing Studies at Boston College – MHA Degree

Discover what makes the Woods College experience uniquely valuable for students seeking to advance their education or career in the field of healthcare administration.

A Prestigious Boston College Education, Unique Online Program Benefits

At the Woods College of Advancing Studies, students with a wide variety of backgrounds, knowledge, and experience access an esteemed Boston College education and advance their careers in healthcare administration. Our geographically and professionally diverse community supports students in their pursuit of service and ethical leadership in our global society.

The Online Master of Healthcare Administration program gives working students the flexibility they need while maintaining rigorous academic standards and adhering to the Jesuit ideal of holistic formation—helping students transform intellectually, personally, professionally, and spiritually through individualized attention.

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The Woods College: Our Story and Mission

As the fourth-oldest school at Boston College, the Woods College of Advancing Studies began offering undergraduate classes at alternative times—late afternoon or evening–in 1929, through what was then known as Boston College Intown, and later as the Evening College. Their mission then, as it is now, was to provide flexible, academically rigorous, ethics-focused education to a wide range of students.

Over time, the Woods College increased their scope of offerings, and in 1996, the school’s name was changed from Evening College to the College of Advancing Studies to reflect our expanded academic program offerings, which by then included both bachelor’s and master’s degrees.

Donating a generous gift in honor of long-time dean Fr. James A. Woods, S.J.’s service both to Boston College students and to the greater society, Katharine B. and Robert M. Devlin ensured his contributions would be remembered, and the name of the school changed again.

The Woods College of Advancing Studies at Boston College has a vision to provide students from a wide range of backgrounds access to an esteemed Boston College education with the support of a flexible, innovative community. Master of Healthcare Administration students discern their passions, advance their careers, and benefit form access to a network of over 180,000 Boston College Alumni.

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