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Health Services Administration

24 months
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46200 USD/year
46200 USD/year
22620 USD/year
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About

Learn how to assess population health needs, formulate policies and interventions, and assure the effective­ness of community programs and services with the Health Services Administration program of the University at Buffalo.

Overview

One of the biggest issues that the U.S. healthcare system is facing today is how to control healthcare costs while improving population health and maintaining meaningful and efficient patient-provider interactions.

In response to this demand, we developed the multidisciplinary Health Services Administration program of the University at Buffalo that combines innovative research with didactic training in core public health concepts, policy formulation, community health assessment, program intervention and urban planning design, behavioral economics and financial incentives, implementation and dissemination research, program management and evaluation, and other core health services competencies.

Careers

As a public health administrator, you will be involved with program planning, implementation, participation, evaluation, collaborations and partner­ships, policy development, and public and professional communication.

You will be prepared to work in a variety of fields, including:

  • All branches and levels of government
  • Health care organizations, hospitals, health maintenance organizations and industrial medical care offices
  • Nonprofit organizations such as the American Heart Association
  • Public health advocacy and other community-based organizations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Study of Health Behavior
  • Health Care Organization
  • Health Policy in the United States
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Leadership, Collaboration and Negotiation in Public Health
  • Epidemiology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

47 SCH
  • 47 to 48 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • A GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Personal Statement
  • Contact information for three references
  • The following are highly recommended: one general biology course, one health-related science course (e.g., nutrition, anatomy, microbiology or physiology), two courses in behavioral sciences, including a course in sociology or social psychology, and a course in subjects such as sociology, anthropology, psychology, political science or economics, Statistics or other quantitative coursework
  • English proficiency
  • Submit the biographical page of your passport
  • Complete the International Applicant Financial Form, and provide an original official bank statement as documentation to meet UB requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    22620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11310 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Buffalo

920 - 1560 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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