Prepare for a wealth of career opportunities with a degree in Healthcare Policy from the Mount.
Our degree program is designed for those seeking a career in the healthcare policy sector — from the pharmaceutical industry to government, advocacy organizations to graduate studies.
You’ll take classes covering both the science and politics of healthcare. Focus on local, national or even international policy issues, study nationally or abroad, or even undertake an internship in healthcare. Healthcare Policy is a forward-looking degree program that stands alone or in concert with minors like Pre-Law and International Relations.
The Mount’s Healthcare Policy major provides a solid foundation for the fastest growing employment field in our nation. I invite you to review our requirements below, and contact me to discuss your future.
Helen G. Boutrous, JD, PhD
Approved Healthcare Policy Electives (9)
Total units required for the major: 36
To be eligible to apply to the Accelerated Nursing Program, Healthcare Policy Majors must meet GPA requirements, and complete the following approved electives:
Students must complete all General Studies requirements and at least a total of 124 units to graduate.
Students wishing to minor in Healthcare Policy are required to take POL 1, BIO 10, NUR 124, POL 176 plus 4 upper division courses approved by the students' academic advisors.