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Health Science in Health Economics and Outcomes Research

9 months
60960 USD/year
60960 USD/year
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The Master of Health Science in Health Economics and Outcomes Research from Johns Hopkins University is a nine-month academic program that offers students a foundation in evaluation methods necessary to promote the efficient and equitable allocation of healthcare resources in public health.


Mastering these methods enables the graduates of the MHS program to evaluate healthcare and work with stakeholders and decision makers to identify relevant regulatory policies, strategies and interventions. 

In a world where health systems are faced with constrained budgets while simultaneously trying to improve health, the skills provided by the MHS program are of increasing need. 

The Master of Health Science in Health Economics and Outcomes Research from Johns Hopkins University is offered by the Department of Health Policy and Management in the Bloomberg School of Public Health within Johns Hopkins University. 

Students enrolled in this program have the opportunity to take courses from several departments and from faculty with expertise in a variety of discipline-many of which are true leaders in the respective fields. Through their coursework, experience at seminars, and capstone projects, provides a multidisciplinary experience.

Graduates of this program are well positioned to pursue careers in academia, government, and industry. This program also prepares students for further doctoral training in economics and health policy.

Applicants should apply to the MHS in Health Economics in the Department of Health Policy and Management through SOPHAS.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Academic & Research Ethics at JHSPH
  • Epidemiologic Inference in Public Health
  • Foundational Principles of Public Health
  • Applied Microeconomics for Policymaking
  • The Role of Qualitative Methods and Science in Describing and Assessing a Population's Health
  • Economic Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 9 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


70 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Student insurance

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  • 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

  • Online application
  • Official transcripts from EVERY college-level institution you attended (academic records from institutions outside the U.S. must undergo a credentials evaluation).
  • Standardized test score (Please review for Covid-19 Pandemic related policies)
  • English proficiency test score (TOEFL or IELTS), if applicable
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of Purpose and Objectives

Tuition Fee

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    60960 USD/year
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Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 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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