Master of Science in
Population Health Management

About

Population Health Management

The Masters of Science in Population Health Management prepares students to be advanced practitioners in the emerging field of Population Health Management. Graduates of this program will be able to (1) Analyze community and individual factors that influence health, (2) Develop innovative approaches and interventions to improve health outcomes, and (3) Develop effective practice that reduces healthcare costs.

This program can be completed 100% online. The MS in Population Health Management is pending approval by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Other Concentrations

 

Minors

 

Required Semester Hours 34

Program Highlights

  • 100% Online

  • 2 Options to Choose From:
    Accelerated MS program (34 hours) that can be completed in one calendar year.
    OR Traditional MS program (34 hours) that is completed over 2 years (4 semesters)

  • Capstone Project

  • Interdisciplinary courses taught by graduate faculty with specialties in Health Systems Management, Nursing, and Public Health

Program Requirements

Completion of 34 hours of graduate course work with a “B” or higher in each course. A Grade of “B” or higher on the Capstone Project.

Employment

What Can You Be

Types of Jobs

  • Health Navigator
  • Clinic Supervisor
  • Quality Compliance Officer
  • Population Health Program Manager

Types of Employers

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Insurance providers
  • Home healthcare agencies
  • Managed care companies

 

 

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Involved

Student Orgs & Activities

National Student Speech-Language-Hearing Association