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Public Health (Health Policy and Administration)

University of Southern Mississippi

Master
15 months
Duration
592 USD/credit
592 USD/credit
480 USD/credit
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

Health administrators are charged with coordinating a wide variety of activities crucial to the effective and efficient delivery of health services and programs.

Overview

   The health administrator plans, organizes, coordinated, and supervise the delivery of services within health care organizations, including hospitals, medical group practices, long-term care facilities, rehabilitation centers, mental health clinics, insurance and pharmaceutical companies. The responsibilities of a health administrator take place in an environment influenced by many regulations and political forces.  Consequently, a thorough understanding of the factors influencing health policy is crucial to effective health administration. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Health Systems
  • Health Policy
  • Healthcare Financial Management 
  • Health Law and Ethics
  • Health Economics
  • Health Care Strategic Planning
  • Health Care Org Behavior and Human Resources
  • Health Care Marketing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

Requirements include:

  • A $60 application fee
  • Official transcripts and degrees or diplomas
  • GRE, GMAT, or MAT score from testing service
  • A Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Test System (IELTS) or Pearson Test of English (PTE) scores
  • Three letters of recommendation and a statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

  • International

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
  • National

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
  • In-State

    480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 480 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.

Funding

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