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Eligible candidates must have earned by the start of the fellowship an MHA, MSHA, MPH, or MBA from a CAHME, AASB, or CEPH accredited program with an emphasis in healthcare management, and have demonstrated an academic performance level of a 3.5 GPA or above. Candidates that have completed the didactic curriculum of such program and need to complete a one-year fellowship for conformance of their master's degree will also be considered. Prior healthcare industry experience is preferred.

The most promising applicants are individuals who demonstrate leadership skills, superior academic performance, relevant work experience, and a shared commitment to our mission and values. Candidates must be able to work independently, have strong analytical skills and be self-starters, with strong organizational and time management skills.

Applications Materials

Please submit required materials through the NAFCAS online application system. Required components of the application process include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Official Resume
  • Personal Statement of Interest in pursuing an Administrative Fellowship at St. Joseph Health
  • Official Graduate Transcripts
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Essay Response Question

Visit the National Administrative Fellowship Centralized Application Service(NAFCAS) to apply.

Apply to the program

Key Dates

  • Application Due: October 1, 2022
  • Phone interviews: Early October
  • On-site Interviews/Offer Extended: Mid-Late October
  • Start Date: July 2023

For more information on current and past Fellows, please click here.

For more information, please contact Karson Kuehner or Kelly Saldarriaga.

Karson Kuehner

T: 707-292-4907

Kelly Saldarriaga

T: 707-360-2857