New York Medical College

School of Health Sciences and Practice

Health Policy And Management M.P.H. Curriculum

 

The MPH in Health Policy and Management may be taken on-campus or online. Curriculum is the same, except as indicated below:

 

The following courses are all 3 credits, unless otherwise noted.

On-Campus M.P.H. Curriculum - 46 credits

  1. Required core courses: 16 credits

    Health Care in the United States
    Introduction to Biostatistics
    Introduction to Epidemiology
    Environmental Influences on Human Health
    Behavioral and Social Factors in Public Health
    Practicum (1 credit)
     
  2. Required concentration courses: 18 credits

    Law and Health
    Health Economics
    Financial Implications of Managing Health Care
    Information Systems for Health Care Management

    Organizational Theory
    Approaches to System Improvement in Healthcare Operations
     

  3. Electives: 9 credits (Consult with Advisor)


  4. Culminating Experience – HPM Capstone or, with departmental approval, Thesis: 3 credits

 


Online M.P.H. Curriculum - 46 credits

  1. Required core courses: 16 credits

    Health Care in the United States
    Introduction to Biostatistics
    Introduction to Epidemiology
    Environmental Influences on Human Health
    Behavioral and Social Factors in Public Health
    Practicum (1 credit)

  2. Required concentration courses: 18 credits

    Law and Health
    Health Economics
    Financial Implications of Managing Health Care
    Information Systems for Health Care Management
    Organizational Theory
    Approaches to System Improvement in Healthcare Operations

  3. Electives: 12 credits (Consult with Advisor)


  4. Culminating Experience – Comprehensive Examination Required (0 credits)

 

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