M.Sc. On Campus

Health Policy

The University of Iowa

24 months
34348 USD/year
35779 USD/year
18155 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Health Policy at The University of Iowa educates health care professionals for leadership roles in an increasingly complex and dynamic health care system. 


About Health Policy at The University of Iowa

Graduates hold key executive, academic, research, government, and consulting positions in all areas of health management and policy, both in the United States and abroad.

The department offers the M.H.A. in a traditional program track and an executive track. It also collaborates with the Tippie College of Business and the College of Law to provide concurrent and combined M.H.A./graduate and professional degree programs. In addition, the M.S. in health policy, the policy subprogram for the Master of Public Health (M.P.H.), the Ph.D. in health services and policy, and the graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management are offered.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • U.S. Health Care System
  • Professional Development Seminar
  • Interprofessional Health Care Administration
  • Healthcare Organization and Policy
  • Healthcare Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree from another country as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • A minimum grade-point average (GPA) of 3.00, or the foreign equivalent as determined by the Office of Admissions.
  • English Proficiency Requirements
  • GRE preferred minimums are above the 60th percentile. The following scores may be substituted for the GRE: MCAT, LSAT, PCAT, DAT, GMAT, VCAT.
  • TOEFL scores are required for international students.
  • Complete an application.
  • Provide official transcripts showing all previous undergraduate and graduate work with grades and degrees.
  • Provide your resume or CV.
  • Provide three letters of recommendation.
  • Write a personal statement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    34348 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34348 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    35779 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35779 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    18155 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18155 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Iowa City

1187 - 1841 USD /month
Living costs

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


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