Health Behavior, Society & Policy

Master of Science (MS) in Health Outcomes, Policy & Economics (40 credits)

This program, sponsored jointly between the Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy and the Rutgers School of Public Health, is intended primarily for those who are seeking a rigorous, multidisciplinary graduate program in Health Outcomes, Policy and Economics. Its interdisciplinary curriculum includes coursework in health economics, biostatistics, health care policy and financing, along with clinical research design. All students will be required to complete a two-semester Capstone Project, an independent research project guided by a Capstone Project committee, during their second year.

For more information, visit the MS-HOPE website at hope.rutgers.edu.

Competencies

Competencies for the Master of Science (MS) in Health Outcomes, Policy and Economics (39 credits)

Each Department identifies competencies for each degree offered. These competencies reflect the full range of knowledge, skills, and other attributes that a student will acquire as a result of completing the requirements for a particular degree.

For more information, visit the MS-HOPE website at hope.rutgers.edu.

Curriculum

Curriculum for the Master of Science (MS) in Health Outcomes, Policy and Economics (40 credits)

Students seeking the MS in Health Outcomes, Policy & Economics degree must complete 40 credits of academic work with a minimum GPA of least 3.0; earn no more than six (6) credits bearing grades less than “B,” and complete the degree requirements within five years. Courses are three credit hours unless otherwise noted.

For more information, visit the MS-HOPE website at hope.rutgers.edu.