The Path to Your Career

At the University of Michigan School of Public Health, we want to impart to you the skills, knowledge, and long-term career value that are the hallmarks of our Health Management and Policy Executive Master's program. 

Since 1993, U.S. News and World Report has ranked the Department of Health Management and Policy at the University of Michigan School of Public Health one of the top in the nation. In addition to offering one of the top-ranked programs, the Department of Health Management and Policy also boasts a powerful, professional alumni network, leadership training, and experiences that will set you apart in your field.

Graduates of the Executive Master's Program in Health Management and Policy currently work in hospitals, health departments, group practices, HMOs, insurance companies, academic medical centers, long-term-care facilities, home care agencies, pharmaceutical companies, peer review organizations, federal and state government agencies, consulting firms, and other organizations serving the community.

Our most successful graduates have been highly motivated, articulate, and able to balance schoolwork with work and family. Our graduates often tell us that completing this rigorous program was one of the best career investments they ever made. It is a pathway to many opportunities you might not otherwise find. The combination of academics, skills training, and networking both within and beyond your cohort will bring you lasting value, no matter what your career aspirations. 

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