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Learn more about the Atlantic Health System Administrative Fellowship Program including our timeline, who qualifies, how to apply.

Who Qualifies

Atlantic Health System seeks diverse candidates who have recently graduated or are planning to graduate from a masters-level program that is CAHME-accredited in a relevant health care field. This includes one or more of the following fields of study or related degree programs:

  • Health Administration (MHA)
  • Public Health (MPH)
  • Health Services Administration (MHSA)
  • Business Administration (MBA) on a health care track

Candidates must be able to work independently and constructively as a team, show evidence of strong analytical and communication skills, and have relevant health care-related work experience.

Fellowship Timeline

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Administrative Fellowship. Information about the 2023-2024 application cycle will be available in June 2022.

Typical Application Cycle

  • June - Application cycle opens (accepted on a rolling basis)
  • October - Final application deadline
  • September - October - First round interviews (virtual)
  • October - November - Second round interviews (on site) with Atlantic Health System leadership
  • November - Fellowship offers extended
  • June/July - Fellowship matriculation

 

How to Apply

When we are accepting applications, applicants can choose one of the two methods below. Applicants are encouraged to apply early because application reviews and interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.

Option 1: NAFCAS website

Applications can be submitted online through the National Administrative Fellowship Centralized Application Service (NAFCAS). Learn more >

Your submission should include:

  • Resume
  • Personal statement – Reasons for pursuing a career in health care and why you want to work at Atlantic Health System (500 word maximum)
  • Essay question – Outline career objectives and how the Atlantic Health System Administrative Fellowship can help you accomplish your goals (500 word maximum)
  • Three letters of recommendation – At least one academic and one professional are required. The third letter can be either academic or professional.
  • Official graduate transcripts

Option 2: Email your Application

Applications can be consolidated into a single pdf and sent to our prorgram via email.  Email us >

Your emailed pdf should include:

  • Resume
  • Personal statement – Reasons for pursuing a career in health care and why you want to work at Atlantic Health System (500 word maximum)
  • Essay question – Outline career objectives and how the Atlantic Health System Administrative Fellowship can help you accomplish your goals (500 word maximum).
  • Two letters of recommendation – one academic and one professional
  • Un-official or official graduate transcripts – If submitting an un-official transcript, an official transcript will be requested at the end of the recruiting process upon hire.