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Health Policy and Management

The Ideal Applicant

As the MHS in Health Economics balances theory with application, the program seeks applicants who will quickly develop skills in health economics, economic evaluation and econometrics and a passion for public health or medicine (with a special emphasis on issues related to health policy or international health).

The MHS attracts applicants from around the globe and from a wide variety of professional and academic backgrounds.  While some may enter the program with only a solid undergraduate degree, others will enter the program with a great deal of experience. With this variety in mind, the aim of the MHS in Health Economics program is to ensure that all students develop a core skill set that can be applied to their own particular interests or strengths in public health.

Ideally candidates for the MHS in Health Economics program will have: