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Public Administration - Health Care Policy

12 months
12750 USD/year
12750 USD/year
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The Public Administration - Health Care Policy specialization at Baruch College is designed for those who want to make a difference in health and healthcare delivery systems.


In the Public Administration - Health Care Policy program at Baruch College, you’ll get a firsthand understanding of how to analyze, implement, and evaluate responsive health policies at the local, state, and national levels. 


  • You’ll also be introduced to the political, economic and social factors affecting health care delivery to diverse populations, including the disadvantaged and vulnerable. 
  • These skills can be applied to government health care agencies, private and public hospitals, health advocacy groups, or insurance companies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Health and Health Care 
  • Health Care Policy 
  • Comparative Health Systems 
  • Health Care Costs and Financing 
  • Selected Topics in Health Policy
  • Ethics & Pub Decision Making

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your application online and pay a non-refundable application fee of $75
  • Official transcripts of all post-secondary coursework at a college or university where nine or more credits were attempted
  • Two official letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Required and Optional Essay
  • Required Testing

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    12750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6375 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    12750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6375 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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