New York Medical College

School of Health Sciences and Practice

Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management

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Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management from the School of Health Sciences and Practice at New York Medical College provides students with an understanding of the business, programmatic, planning and policy areas of health care and public health. The program prepares graduates to be leaders in a wide range of heath care services, public health and research. The Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management requires 46 credit hours to complete. Within the required 46 credits to complete the program, students must complete the following: (structured public health practice experience). 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) - structured public health practice experience Required concentration courses: 18 credits Law and Health Health Economics Financial Administration of Health Delivery Systems New Directions: Managing Health Care Organizational Theory Approaches to System Improvement in Healthcare Operations Electives: 9 credits (Consult with Advisor) Culminating Experience – HPM Capstone: 3 credits

Accreditation:

New York Medical College is chartered by the Regents of the State of New York, and all of its degree programs are authorized by the New York State Department of Education. The College is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL, transcript evaluation, financial support documentation

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 46

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 875 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 20125 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 20125 USD

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999