Graduate Studies

Health Systems Administration & Policy Concentration

Gain the skills and knowledge to pursue supervisory and managerial roles in the healthcare field. Graduates of the program learn to apply management and organizational theories in the healthcare setting to determine community risk factors, evaluate programs, and assess health through analysis and observation.


"My experience with the Department of Public Policy has impacted me personally and professionally. As a student, I had abundant amount of support from faculty members. The experiences in the classroom have been critical to the growth of my knowledge on health care and public management issues. I was also able to apply course material in a real world environment and this helped me build important contacts within the community."
– Surinder Kaur, Class of 2013


Beginning Fall of 2018, applications to this program will need to be submitted via the Purdue Application Portal. For admission prior to Fall 2018, refer to the application instructions on the website.