Master of Science in Healthcare Quality & Safety
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Program Details

University of Alabama at Birmingham offers the online MS in Healthcare Quality & Safety. Graduates from this program will be able to deploy strategic, effective, efficient, and analytical process improvement initiatives in their home organization to improve health and patient safety outcomes. Graduates will be able to inspire, mold and grow change agents around them to sustain the quality and safety focused cutting edge advancement they deploy in their own institution.

The following courses are offered in the program:

  • Quantitative Methods, Measurement, and Tools for Quality Improvement
  • Management and Leadership for Clinical Professionals
  • Introduction to Clinical Quality Improvement
  • Leadership of High Reliability Organizations
  • Fundamentals of Patient Safety

Requirements

  • Personal essay statement 
  • Current resume or CV 
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official Transcripts
  • A bachelors degree

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges