Master of Science (M.S.) Degree
Our research-oriented Master of Science (M.S.) program trains graduates to meet the growing demand for health service researchers in government, private industry, and academia.
The M.S. program in Health Policy and Administration prepares individuals for academic research or research/analytic work in nonacademic settings.
Students are prepared to participate in health services research and conduct data analyses that support planning, policy development and evaluation, and administration.
Graduates are well prepared to serve as health services research support staff and can earn necessary skills to begin making rapid progress toward a Ph.D.
Apply to the MS Program below:
If you are ready to proceed to the application but have NOT read the Graduate School requirements, please visit that website at http://www.gradschool.psu.edu/index.cfm/prospective-students/requirements/.
Additional Information about the MS Program
- Graduate Degrees in Health Policy and Administration viewbook
- HPA M.S. Degree Handbook
- Theses of Recent Graduates