If you are a regulated health professional who wishes to:

  • Pursue graduate level education to further your career progression
  • Gain a broader understanding of the Canadian health care policy development and service delivery environment
  • Obtain core management knowledge and skills
  • Minimize interruption to your career progression

McMaster's Master of Health Management (MHM) program is for you.

Admission Requirements

To be eligible for the Master of Health Management degree program at McMaster University, applicants must:

  1. Be a regulated health professional (for example: audiologist, dietician, nurse, occupational therapist, physiotherapist, psychologist, and MD)
  2. Acquired a minimum B+ (75%) average from a post-secondary 4-year degree
  3. Be a member in good standing of the applicant's professional affiliation in his/her own province/country
 Applicants who do not have a regulated health professional designation will be considered if:
  1. You have a four year bachelor degree with a minimum B+ (75%) average
  2. You have a minimum of 12 months working experience within the healthcare system:
    1. as a healthcare professional OR
    2. with supervisory experience of regulated health professionals.


    Non-regulated health professionals will need to submit: The Determination of equivalency for non-regulated health professional applicants form with your application.

Essential Skills and Attributes for the Program

Read about the skills and attributes the program is looking for in our students.