Academic Programs

About our MPH in Health Policy Degree

The MPH degree in Health Policy is designed for students with a keen interest in using population-based approaches to improve the health status of people. This degree is ideal for recent graduates, or early- or mid-career health professionals seeking to develop or advance their careers in a variety of public health or health care settings. Additionally, the internship program has been designed to place students in health settings and apply their newly acquired knowledge and skills to address real-world problems.

Be prepared for courses that will increase your knowledge in:

  • Foundations of Health Policy
  • Health Economics
  • Management and Leadership
  • Policy Tools
  • Analytic Methods
  • Foundations of¬†public health, including:
    • Epidemiology
    • Biostatistics
    • Social & Behavioral Sciences
    • Environmental Health