Skip to Content

School of Health Administration

Welcome to the School of Health Administration!

Degrees awardedTexas State University has been identified as having one of the best schools for healthcare administration degrees in a recent 2016 ranking. The ranking considered graduate degree opportunities, awards and recognitions, and any “wow” factors.  Texas State University was ranked 45th (details at links below). The chart on the left illustrates the degrees our school has conferred over the last 10 years.

The healthcare administration program at Texas State University is CAHME-accredited, highlighting its stress upon field experience prior to program completion. 

We hope you find our site both useful and easy to navigate. We will continue to update the site to ensure our virtual presence meets the needs of current and prospective students as well as the overall community. Take a moment to review our website and send us your comments on how we can make the site more useful to you.  If you are having problems navigating, try using the Site Map to find what you are looking for.

Please feel free to contact our Web Content Author, Dr. Kruse (, to provide any comments or suggestions, or if you encounter any problems.

Study Abroad!

GenevaIn 2017 our HA students traveled to Geneva Wolrd Health OrganizationSwitzerland for a study abroad experience.



Next year they will go to Stockholm Sweden. Will you be with them?

School Announcements

  • Spring Commencement for Health Professions is Friday, May 13, 2016, 2:00 p.m.

Dr. Brooks was selected for Full Professor this year (2017). Congratulations!

Dr. Lieneck was selected for Tenure this year (2016). Congratulations!

OMICS International recognized Dr. Shanmugam on November 17, 2015. He was invited to give a research presentation in the 4th International Conference and Exhibition on Biometrics & Biostatistics, San Antonio (17 Nov 2015)

Dr. C.S. Kruse coauthored co-presented six academic posters at the annual meeting of the Association of Military Surgeons of the United States on December 1, 2015

School News


Older news articles can be found in the "News" Section under About.

Dr. Renick's book, "Smoke Over Mississippi" is headlined in the Mississippi Link.