NYMC > School of Health Sciences and Practice (SHSP) > SHSP Academics > Degrees > Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) > One Year Accelerated M.P.H. Programs > Health Policy and Management > Curriculum


The Accelerated M.P.H. 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
Applied Practice Experience (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
Systems Thinking and Design

Electives: 12 credits* (Consult with Advisor)

Culminating Experience – Comprehensive Examination Required (0 credits)

Advanced Certificate in Global Health or Advanced Certificate in Emergency Preparedness Graduate Certificate are options.

Computing Requirements for Distance Education Students