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Health Policy

University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
1676 USD/credit
1676 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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About

The behavioral and social sciences round out your healthcare or science education—helping you grasp how people from different backgrounds think and interact. We offer a master degree in Health Policy at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. 

Overview

Our department features undergraduate and graduate programs in a range of disciplines, from psychology and medical anthropology to communications and sociology. At the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia we offer a master degree in Health Policy.

Here, expert faculty help you apply practical skills, engaging you on their clinical and research projects. Whatever your career path, you’ll graduate understanding communication, human behavior, and the secrets of social interaction.

The behavioral and social sciences focus on human behavior at the individual and collective level. You will understand yourself, your family, your friends, your community, and our increasingly connected world by studying the behavioral and social sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Law and Regulation
  • Introduction to Health Economics
  • Health Services and Policy
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Ethical Issues in Health Care
  • Health Policy Seminar 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

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.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application - Apply online. 
  • Official college transcripts from all colleges attended with all degrees documented. Transcripts from non-US institutions must be course-by-course evaluated by World Education Services (WES)
  • Statement of Professional Goals
  • All applicants must submit a 1000-word essay explaining specific short and long-term career goals that the program will help address. If the applicant is applying to be a MS (Thesis) or Ph.D. student, the applicant must identify at least two of the program’s faculty whose research interests align most closely with their own interests and describe why s/he perceives this to be so. The essay may be submitted as part of application, or as an email enclosure, or sent separately via postal mail
  • Resume or CV
  • Three written letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1676 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1676 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1676 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1676 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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