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Health Policy and Management

PhD Application Deadline

The application deadline for the 2021-2022 academic year is December 1.

A completed application is required for the program to begin the review process. A completed application consists of the following

In an effort to assist potential applicants who may have difficulty taking standardized tests because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Health Policy and Management has elected to change our policy on standardized test scores for applicants to the 2021/2022 academic year. For all full-time Masters and Doctoral programs administered by the Department, GRE scores will be optional, but highly recommended. If you already have valid GRE scores we encourage you to include them as part of your application; however, your application will still be reviewed without them. If you have any questions about your application please contact us at

Applicants can anticipate notification of a decision within four weeks of the application deadline.