Health Policy Specialization

Penn State Master of Public Policy health policy specialization sample list of concentration courses. The flexibility of Penn State’s MPP program allows students to choose an existing specialization or design a specialization that draws on the expertise of faculty from across the University Park campus. Within the specialization, students will work with their academic advisor to create a curriculum plan that meets their career goals.

 

Health Policy Specialization 

SOC 451 Health, Disease, and Society
SOC/HPA 526 Health Disparities
HPA 510 Health Services Financing and Policy
HPA 528 Health Data Analysis for Research
HPA 527 Managing Health Care Operations
HPA 541 Poverty, Race, Ethnicity, and Child Health
HPA 545 Intro to Health Economics
SOC 532 Global Health and Mortality
HDFS/HPA 506 Design and Evaluation of Prevention and Health Promotion Programs Across the Life Span

*This a sample list of courses that could be used to complete the requirements for this specialization