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Master’s Programs

AASHI Graduate Program Membership Options


AASHI offers two distinctive membership options for programs providing master’s degrees in health innovation. These memberships are designed to support academic excellence and professional development in the field of health innovation.

Associate Graduate Program Membership

This membership is available to any academic unit offering a master’s degree in health innovation from a regionally accredited university. Programs and university campuses in the US and abroad are eligible for this membership.

Full Graduate Program Membership

Full Graduate Program Members meet the same criteria as Associate Members but also undergo a rigorous self-study and formal review process by recognized specialized accreditors. These accreditors are recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ED), the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), or hold ISO international certification.

Value, Connection, Distinction

AASHI is committed to providing unparalleled value, fostering meaningful connections, and recognizing the distinction of health innovation programs and faculty.


AASHI maximizes the value of every dues dollar. Membership benefits extend to all faculty affiliated with the program, including:

  • Free registration for most AASHI-sponsored webinars.
  • Access to the Data Warehouse in the Center for Learning, Achievement, and Success (CLAS), offering a wealth of de-identified data from past surveys.
  • Free access to all digital issues of the Journal of Health Administration Education.
  • The Exchange digital newsletter.
  • Access to shared curriculums, syllabi, and case studies.
  • Marketing materials.


Members also enjoy discounts on:

  • AASHI conference registrations.
  • Job postings in the Career Center.
  • Health Data Analytics Press books and exams.


AASHI members highly value the connections and shared experiences facilitated through our network. With nearly 250 health innovation programs and 3,500 faculty, members gain access to a global community of professionals.

  • Virtual Forums: Engage in Faculty Forums, Discussion Groups, and the Open Forum.
  • Committees, Task Forces, and Advisory Groups: Contribute to shaping the association.
  • Webinars: Access expert insights on trending topics.
  • In-Person Conferences: Network with active and engaged health innovation professionals.
  • Prospective Students: Reach out through the AASHI Online Directory and customizable marketing videos and brochures.



AASHI provides numerous opportunities for programs, faculty, and students to achieve national recognition.

  • Program Awards: Engagement with AASHI, New and Existing Programs.
  • Faculty Awards
  • Student Awards:
    • AASHI Honor Society

Additional Resources for Full Graduate Program Members

Full Graduate Program Members receive exclusive benefits, including:

  • The ability to award $1,000 in Scholarships annually.
  • Eligibility for students to apply for the different Scholarships and Programs.
  • Eligibility for faculty to apply for the different prizes.
  • Voting rights in the AASHI Annual Business meeting (one vote per Full member program).