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Health Policy and Management

Health Policy & Management

Inform Policy and Improve the Business of Health Care
Health policy and management concerns the delivery, quality, and costs of health care for individuals and populations. M.P.H. students who concentrate in health policy and management are trained in the complex structures of health care delivery in the U.S., legal and ethical foundations of health care, and the policy processes designed to improve health care access among diverse populations.

  • You will graduate with an understanding of the business, program, planning, delivery and policy areas of healthcare.
  • Faculty members are experienced health care leaders, executives, researchers, planners, consultants, physicians, nurses , lawyers and other professionals who have held leadership positions in health and health-related enterprises and government.
  • The program prepares students for careers in health care systems, managed care organizations, public health departments, consulting firms, pharmaceutical companies, and federal, state and local government agencies.

Delivery Options:
This program may be completed in a traditional classroom format or completely online or as a hybrid of both on-campus and online.

Credits required for completion: 46

This program is offered in a traditional AND in an online format, with late afternoon and evening classes on campus.

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Applicants to all of our public health programs must apply through SOPHAS system.

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Questions? 
Please contact our Director of Recruitment, Pamela Suett at (914) 594-4510.