Master of Science in Health Policy
Jefferson (Philadelphia University +Thomas Jefferson University)

Program Details

Jefferson Online offers the online MS in Health Policy. This degree aims to train students in administrative, leadership, and policy management within the medical field. Through this program, students will learn about the complex factors of what goes into guiding health care policy, from integrating and using technology and information services to keeping up with changes and trends in the rapidly changing world of health care.

Through the program, students may also be trained in the leadership and analytical business skills that are needed to manage safety and cost regulations within the field of health care. Students will take classes such as Health Economics and Health Policy Analysis among others that aim to teach the full ins-and-outs of the hidden challenges and workings of health care policy.

This degree may be well suited for individuals who plan to enter any health care field, such as pharmaceutical professionals or health information technology. This degree may also benefit those individuals working for national or state regulated health fields, or individuals seeking to work in health-related academic fields. 

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA or acceptable GRE scores
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Essay
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education