Xavier University's Graduate Program in Health Services Administration continues to distinguish itself on a local as well as national basis. Below is a list of MHSA awards and distinctions in recent years:

2019
Ranked #23 of 75 for Best Healthcare Management Programs by U.S. News & World Report Xavier MHSA
2018
Ranked the #1 Healthcare Administration Program in Ohio Xavier MHSA
Among the 35 Most Affordable CAHME Programs in Healthcare Administration Xavier MHSA
Ranked #10 out of 35 in the College Choice ranking of the Best Healthcare Administration Masters Xavier MHSA
Ranked #2 of the Top 30 Master's Programs in Healthcare Administration for second consecutive year Xavier MHSA
2017
Ranked #2 of the Top 30 Master's Programs in Healthcare Administration Xavier MHSA
CAHME/Canon Solutions America "Award for Sustainability in Healthcare Management Education and Practice" Xavier MHSA
2016
CAHME/Ascension "Award for Excellence in Healthcare Leadership Development" - Inaugural Winner Xavier MHSA
OSU Case Competition - 3rd Place Team Kelly Kleier '18, Emily Harmeling '18, Tony Grisafo '18, Nate Kunce '18 (althernate), Tara Haskell '17 (student coach)
International Innovation Olympics - 3rd Place Joe Hayden '18, Siah McCabe '18, Abby Scharrer '18, Angela Sims '18, Jennifer Terry '18
Corris Boyd AUPHA/HCA Scholarship (2 national winners) Patara Williams '19
JOURNAL OF HEALTH ADMINISTRATION EDUCATION - Peer Reviewer of the Year - Inaugural Winner Dr. Eddie Hooker
MODERN HEALTHCARE Largest Masters Programs in Health Administration - Ranked 11th of 24 Xavier MHSA
Top Schools for Healthcare Administration Degree - Ranked 14th of 40 Xavier MHSA
CAHME Re-Accreditation - Maximum 7 years Xavier MHSA
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Denver CO, November 1, 2016, "Tattoo and piercing policy in healthcare organizations" - poster presentation Mariah Mitchell '18M, Marki Travelstead '18M, Dustin Ward '18M, Kathryn Weiskircher '18M, and Addison Wille '18M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Denver CO, November 1, 2016, "Healthy Behaviors are less likely in areas of Concentrated Disadvantage" - oral presentation in conjunction with the Hamilton County Health Department Nate Kunce '18M, Siah McCabe '18M, Eric Stiene '18M, and Jennifer Terry '18M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Denver CO, November 2, 2016, "Relation of alcohol, tobacco, and fruit and vegetable purchases to concentrated disadvantaged in an urban county population" - poster presentation in conjunction with the Hamilton County Health Department Damien Banks '18M, Emily Harmeling '18M, Kelly Kleier '18M, and Anne Mitchell '18M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker
2015
Foster G. McGaw Scholarship (9 national winners) Tara Haskell '17
CINCO Innovative Educator Award at Xavier University - Runners-Up Professors Karen Kent and Tom Ruthemeyer
OSU Case Competition - 3rd Place Team Jamie Horne '17, Yogita Pradhan '17, Andrew Rehagen '17, Sadath Hussain '17 (alternate), Andrew Jackson '16 (student coach)
International Innovation Olympics - Winner Kyle Connolly '17, Sam Kloeker '18, Tara Scarborough '17, Glenn Schneider '17, Jessica Zoeller
White House Rural Council Appointee Nikki King '17
MODERN HEALTHCARE Largest Grad. Schools - Phys Execs - Ranked 11th of 25 Xavier MHSA
Top Masters Degree Programs in Health Care Management - Ranked 12th of 20 Xavier MHSA
Great Healthcare Management Programs in Urban/Metro Areas - Ranked 17th of 25 Xavier MHSA
Most Innovative Healthcare Administration Program - Ranked 24th of 50 Xavier MHSA
USNEWS Best Healthcare Management Programs - Ranked 29th of 50 Xavier MHSA
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, November 4, 2015, "School-based health centers improve immunization rates of Asthmatic Children" - oral presentation in conjunction with the Cincinnati Health Department Eric James '17M, Zachary Oglesby '17M, and Yogita Pradham '17M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker
2014
CINCO Innovative Educator Award at Xavier University - Winner Dr. Rick Browne
2013
Foster G. McGaw Scholarship (12 national winners) Ryan Moran '15
OSU Case Competition - 2nd Place Team Blke McCormick '15, Krista Randolph Starvaggi '15, Whitney Weber '15, Wes Kruse '15 (althernate), Lucas Croswell '14 (student coach)
Most Engaged Alumni Group - 3rd in the USA XUGPHSA Alumni Association
2011
"Collaborative Volunteer Award" - Cincinnati Health Collaborative Dr. Eddie Hooker
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Wash DC, October 31, 2011, "Poor variety and poor quality food choices are the main reason why inner-city high school students do not participate in school lunch programs" - oral presentation in conjunction with the Cincinnati Health Department Ryan Jastromb '12M, Anthony Lelito '12M, Sarah Saneii '12M and Dane Schaeffer '12M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Wash DC, October 31, 2011, "Chronic Care Model for diabetes management improves diabetes care in an indigent inner-city population" - poster presentation in conjunction with the Cincinnati Health Department Tara Burt '12M, Brandon Elmer '12M, Robert Jastromb '12M, Chris Stahl '12M, and Zachary Treister '12M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker
Peer-Reviewed Student Research selected for American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Wash DC, November 1, 2011, "Blood Lead Levels between 5 and 9 micrograms per deciliter are associated with developmental delay, as measured by the Denver II developmental screening test" - oral presentation in conjunction with the Cincinnati Health Department Jeff Armada '12M, Monica Burns '12M, Nicholas Lander '12M, and Aaron Senich '12M, with Dr. Eddie Hooker