New York Medical College

School of Health Sciences and Practice

Health Policy And Management M.P.H. Curriculum


The Accelerated MPH in Health Policy and Management is offered on-campus and in a fully online distance learning format.


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

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)

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

Electives: 12 credits* (Consult with Advisor)

Culminating Experience – Comprehensive Examination Required (0 credits)

* Global Health or Emergency Preparedness Graduate Certificate are options.

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Page updated: January 9, 2015