Master of Science in Health Management and Policy

Don’t React to Health Care Policy – Help Define It

If you’re ready to lead the change in health care, you have to be involved in policy – not just management or implementation. At Valpo you’ll learn how to apply business principles and best practices within health care organizations, while understanding the legal and ethical policy aspects of health care. Help be the change to better patient care in the delivery of health care services with an MS-HMP – 100% online – with four distinctive specializations:

Learn about issues related to health care management and policy. Strengthen your understanding of complex business, management, and policy issues, with a focus on leadership and clinical process improvement.

Understand how data helps drive the decision making process. Learn how to optimize the acquisition, storage, retrieval and use of data and information in the health and biomedical fields.

Step into the fascinating world of forensic health. You’ll learn about evidence collection and preservation and focus on issues surrounding health, injury, disease, trauma, and death investigation. Includes discussion of legal and medical issues.

As the elderly population grows, so do your opportunities in this rewarding field. You’ll explore the physical, mental and social changes in people as they age. You’ll also study societal influences on how people age, and how this knowledge applies to policies and programs.