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Health Policy and Management

Careers

Health economists are in high demand, both within the U..S and across the globe.

Graduates of the MHS in Health Economics will be well placed for a range of opportunities in the public and private sector. Many graduates may use the degree for entry into a career in research, with an extensive array of opportunities existing in academic and non-academic environments.

Sample Opportunities

U.S. Government: Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS); The Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research (AHRQ); National Institutes of Health (NIH); Food and Drug Administration (FDA), state health agencies.

Consulting, Health Care and Industry: Consulting firms, contract research organizations, pharmaceutical and medical device companies, health insurers and managed care organizations, hospital chains.

International: World Health Organization (WHO), World Bank, UNICEF, other international agencies, national government-related organizations, and the larger non-governmental organizations.