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Health Care Supervision and Management, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #47 (BCR) Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Health Care Supervision and Management (HSM), a concentration in the Master of Science in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences program, is housed in the Department of Health Information Management, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS).

Overview

Health care professionals from various disciplines are encouraged to apply to this program. Applicants with other relevant training and career experience who wish to develop competencies in health care supervision and management also will be given admissions consideration.This program is designed for professionals in health care who wish to attain knowledge and skills at the graduate level to prepare for a supervisory management position or to upgrade competencies developed earlier in his/her career. Students with a special interest in long-term care for the aging or disability studies may pursue additional courses offered within SHRS and/or the Graduate School of Public Health (GSPH).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Evaluation Methods in Health Informatics
  • Lean Six Sigma & Other Improvement Methodologie for HC Management
  •  Intro to Research Methodology

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Complete the SHRS ApplyYourself online application
  • Application fee of $50
  • Three Letters of Recommendation are required. These recommendations should be from college level instructors or employers/professionals who have supervised your work in a paid or volunteer capacity. These individuals should be able to comment on your academic, professional and interpersonal abilities.
  • Statement of Purpose/Essay
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • Additional requirements for international applicants

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24666 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24666 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    13198 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13198 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Pittsburgh

  • 1148 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

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