Master of Science in Quality, Safety & Risk Management in Healthcare
Drexel University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Quality, Safety and Risk Management in Healthcare prepares students to lead organizational efforts that improve and monitor quality metrics, improve safety for patients and staff, and manage risks in health care environments.  The interdisciplinary program is designed for health care professionals seeking to develop essential competencies to assess, monitor, and improve health care outcomes in community-based care delivery settings, hospitals, and other health care organizations.


  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Those with a lower GPA are encouraged to apply, but should ensure that relevant professional experience is included on their resume for evaluation
  • While specific clinical work and/or volunteer experience is not required, it may make your application more competitive
  • Official transcripts 
  • Two professional letters of recommendation 
  • Personal statement 
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education