12 months
71600 USD/year
71600 USD/year
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Tap into the tremendous resources of America's oldest research university, and get a hands-on understanding of the analytical, economic, political, and technological perspectives of a fast-changing and complex health care landscape with this Health Care Management program from Johns Hopkins University.

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The  Health Care Management program offered by the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School from the Johns Hopkins University prepares students to assess and act on opportunities to innovate and improve productivity in the health care sector. 

At the Carey Business School, gain hands-on experience managing analytic, economic, political, and technological factors in a fast-changing and complex health care landscape. Harness the resources, reputation, and experience of Johns Hopkins University and it's top-ranked schools of Medicine, Nursing, and Public Health.

The program is unique in its breadth, in recognition of the fact that the health care sector is large and diverse, comprising a variety of actors in multiple industries including the following:

  • Providers: clinics, hospitals, health care services companies;
  • Payers: public and private insurance, social insurance;
  • Innovators: pharmaceutical manufacturers, device makers, software and hardware makers; and
  • Institutions: regulators, civil service, civil society, advocacy groups, foundations, and funders.


Graduates of the MS in Health Care Management program have gone on to earn positions in consulting, finance, management, operations, and logistics across of a range of industries. Employers have included:

  • Baltimore City Health Department
  • Charles River Laboratories
  • Highmark Health
  • Inova
  • Johns Hopkins Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Taiping Life Insurance
  • Truven Health Analytics

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Accounting for Decision Making in Health Care
  • Frameworks for Analyzing Health Care Markets
  • Fundamentals of Health Care Systems
  • Health Care Innovation and Evaluation
  • Health Care Law and Regulation
  • Health Care Marketing and Access

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details


Round 1: October 30

Round 2: January 8

Part time :November 6/December 6


IELTS or TOEFL needed


36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3.2 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
100 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Resume
  • 2 Essays
  • One letter of recommendation
  • GMAT/GRE scores - requirement varies by program.
  • TOEFL or IELTS scores for non-native English speakers.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    71600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 71600 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    71600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 71600 USD for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Part-time: $1,410  per credit


The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School offers numerous options for financing your education, including scholarship aid, loans, payment plans, and tuition reimbursement available to those who qualify.

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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