Most students have a health care background of some type or have worked in customer-facing roles for healthcare or life sciences companies. A bachelor’s or first professional degree is required.
Students come from a variety of backgrounds with at least a B.S.
- Pharmaceutical Representatives
- Medical Science Liaisons
- Healthcare Administrators
- Clinical Trial Managers
We also have students from other professional walks of life including legal professionals, economists and quality improvement officers.
Not sure if you have the right background? Contact us and we’ll help you decide.
Does this sound like you? Meet some of our students:
J.B. works with customers as a Medical Science Liaison at a major pharma company. He wants to better understand the changing healthcare landscape and serve his clients in their desire to balance quality and cost.
L.G. is a Clinical Pharmacist employed at a pharmacy benefit management company who is interested in growth opportunities that will drive decision-making on health care value.
T.H. is a Healthcare Analyst working for a national health insurance company. She worked with claims data but is ready to lead projects and increase her job prospects.
N.T. is a nurse who manages oncology clinical trials at a large hospital and works with patients and physicians on the front line of drug costs. She wants to use her front-line knowledge to change healthcare access!
Read about the career transformation of James Patrick, Jr., Pharm.D., M.P.A., M.S., after receiving his Master’s degree pursuing the Applied PharmacoEconomics specialty track.