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Health Services Research, Policy, and Administration Minor

School of Public Health - Adm
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Contact Information
School of Public Health, MMC 819, A395 Mayo Memorial Building, 420 Delaware Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455 (612-626-3500 OR 1-800-774-8636, Fax: 612-624-4498)
  • Program Type: Graduate minor related to major
  • Requirements for this program are current for Spring 2018
  • Length of program in credits (master's): 6
  • Length of program in credits (doctoral): 12
  • This program does not require summer semesters for timely completion.
The HSRP&A minor is available to students who are interested in the social, political, and economic forces that affect the operations, financing, and delivery of health care. This minor offers a high degree of flexibility in course selection, which can be tailored to individual interests and goals of the student.
Program Delivery
  • via classroom (the majority of instruction is face-to-face)
Prerequisites for Admission
The preferred undergraduate GPA for admittance to the program is 3.00.
Other requirements to be completed before admission:
The Health Services Research, Policy, and Administration graduate minor is contingent upon enrollment and good academic standing in a University master's or doctoral degree-granting program. Students should confer with their program adviser about the advisability of an HSRP&A minor before contacting the HSRP&A director of graduate studies or graduate program coordinator.
Special Application Requirements:
Declaring the minor requires approval by the HSRP&A director of graduate studies.
For an online application or for more information about graduate education admissions, see the General Information section of this website.
Program Requirements
Use of 4xxx courses towards program requirements is not permitted.
Program Sub-plans
Students are required to complete one of the following sub-plans.
Students may not complete the program with more than one sub-plan.
Masters
Master's Minor Requirements
Take at least 6 HSRP&A credits, selected in consultation with the HSRP&A director of graduate studies, from the following course number sequences: PubH 65xx, PubH 67xx, PubH 68xx, or PubH 88xx.
PUBH 6xxx
PUBH 8xxx
Doctoral
Doctoral Minor Requirements
In addition to the required course sequence, select HSRP&A courses, in consultation with the director of graduate studies to meet the 12-credit minimum.
Required Courses
Take one of the following two courses:
PUBH 6556 - Health and Health Systems (3.0 cr)
or PUBH 6724 - The Health Care System and Public Health (3.0 cr)
Take one of the following two courses:
PUBH 8801 - Health Services Policy Analysis: Theory (3.0 cr)
or PUBH 8802 - Health Services Policy Analysis: Applications (2.0 cr)
Electives
Take HSRP&A credits, selected in consultation with the HSRP&A director of graduate studies, from the following course number sequences to meet the 12-credit minimum: PubH 65xx, PubH 67xx, PubH 68xx, or PubH 88xx.
PUBH 6xxx
PUBH 8xxx
 
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PUBH 6556 - Health and Health Systems
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: Every Fall, Spring & Summer
U.S. health care system and health policy process, including current challenges in the areas of health care delivery, financing, and policy.
PUBH 6724 - The Health Care System and Public Health
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Typically offered: Periodic Fall & Spring
Overview of health care delivery, finance systems within public health context. Components of health care system: financing, role of employers/public programs, health care delivery system, managed care. Collaborative interventions between managed care, public health. prereq: Public health or grad student or instr consent
PUBH 8801 - Health Services Policy Analysis: Theory
Credits: 3.0 [max 3.0]
Typically offered: Every Fall
Integrated overview of U.S. health services policy. Related theoretical/empirical literature. Analysis of alternative policy-making models, political/philosophical underpinnings of those models. prereq: [Grad or professional school] student or instr consent
PUBH 8802 - Health Services Policy Analysis: Applications
Credits: 2.0 [max 2.0]
Grading Basis: A-F or Aud
Typically offered: Every Spring
Emphasizes relationships between health services research/policy. Uses case studies to examine how research influences policy/vice versa.