Health Advocacy

Sarah Lawrence College

18 months
27552 USD/year
27552 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Enhance your existing career or transition to one where you can influence health policy, help individuals access an increasingly complex health care system, and improve the capacity of individuals and communities to effectively voice and advocate for their own concerns.


With the integration of scholarship and practical knowledge, the multidisciplinary curriculum guides students in their development as leaders in health advocacy who will serve individuals and their families, the communities in which they live, and the public as a whole.Students develop core competencies in professionalism, collaboration, program development, research and evaluation, and communication. Courses allow students to analyze specific issues, articulate solutions, and counter arguments that could have negative effects on individuals and communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Law
  • Physiology and Disease
  • Economics of Health
  • Ethics and Advocacy
  • Health Care Policy
  • Illness and Disability Narratives

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus, Blended

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Students should be digitally fluent, and be proficient in utilizing the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • Recommendations
  • Writing Responses 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27552 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    27552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27552 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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