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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety

Northwestern University

24 months
Duration
6882 USD/credit 103230 USD/year
6882 USD/credit 103230 USD/year
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About

The goal of our graduate Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety program at Northwestern University is to educate and develop leaders who have substantive knowledge and skills to lead these changes.

Overview

Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety program at Northwestern University highlights

  • Two-year, part-time degree program
  • Designed for clinical and non-clinical healthcare professionals who wish to partake in a mentored capstone practicum to design and implement a quality or safety intervention
  • Combined MD/MS option available for medical students who wish to acquire knowledge and skills to become quality and safety clinical leaders

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Healthcare Quality
  • Patient Safety
  • to U.S. Health System
  • Fundamental Methods for Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety
  • Advanced Healthcare Quality
  • Advanced Patient Safety

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CollegeNET Application
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Your most recent graduate entrance exam test score (GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT or MAT; contact us to determine applicability of other test scores); this requirement may be waived for candidates with a graduate degree
  • One set of transcripts from each postsecondary institution attended (including all courses taken, grades received and, if applicable, degree earned)
  • CV or resume
  • Statement of purpose
  • Writing sample (provide a description of one key issue in healthcare quality or patient safety and discuss possible solutions; responses should be no more than 750 words)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    103230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6882 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    103230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6882 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • $6,882 per credit.

Living costs for Evanston

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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