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Graduate Programs

Health Policy and Management 

The Master of Public Health (MPH) in Health Policy and Management is designed to develop professionals in the field of public health who have a clear understanding of the health policy and management of health- related programs, as well as the associated implications for public health practice and the impact on population health outcomes. View curriculum.
The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Health Policy and Health Services Research provides a critical and theoretical basis for advanced research in the field. Students are integrated into the professional public health community through departmental conferences, colloquia, and other activities. View curriculum.

Health Informatics

Designed for working professionals, the Master of Science degree in Health Informatics (MSHI) is an innovative, interdisciplinary, and state-of-the-art 30 credit program that focuses on the design, development, and implementation of health information technology (Health IT) systems to advance health care. View curriculum.

Graduate Certificates

The Clinical Health Services Research Graduate Certificate is a 12-credit program that trains students in the foundations of health services and population health research, with the goal of becoming an informed collaborating member of a healthcare research team. The certificate is tailored to clinicians and other healthcare professionals who want to engage in population research.

The Public Health Law Research Graduate Certificate focuses on the emerging field of public health law research, which is the scientific study of the effects of laws and legal practices on health. The interprofessional certificate provides foundational training in public health law and related research methods, with a specific focus on the evaluation of policies and laws.

The Health Informatics (HI) Graduate Certificate is a 12-credit online certificate designed to expand students' understanding of HIPAA privacy and security; Health Information Exchanges and HI standards; and EHRs and Management of Information Technology. Students will learn hands-on skills from industry leaders using state of the art electronic health record systems.