Iowa Graduate Healthcare Schools
Iowa Graduate Healthcare Schools with Master's & PhD Degree Programs
University of Iowa Graduate Healthcare Degree Programs
Ranked 17th for best graduate schools by US News & World Report, the University of Iowa maintains a consistent reputation for academic excellence from which graduates benefit via professional recognition of their degree. The university's healthcare administration studies began in 1950 with the inception a graduate program in hospital administration.
PhD in Health Services and Policy
The doctoral program for Health Services and Policy is the oldest such degree program in the country, having been established in 1950. Students who successfully complete their doctoral studies are prepared to advance in their careers as healthcare administrators and take on leadership and teaching positions in academia, government, and the private sector. The University uses an apprentice-style learning environment to maximize the mentoring relationship students develop with faculty. Publication before graduation is highly encouraged via the dissertation options students may select. Students should expect to study areas such as policy, healthcare economics, biomedical study design and analysis, health service research, as well as many other course choices.
* Address: 200 Hawkins Drive Iowa City, IA 52242-1008
* Phone Number: (319) 384-5122
Des Moines University Healthcare Graduate Degree Program
Des Moines University specializes in preparing today's students to meet tomorrow's medical and healthcare needs. From its humble beginnings in 1898 as Dr. S.S. Still College of Osteopathy to its unveiling as Des Moines Still College in the 1940's, to its present day incarnation as Des Moines University, the institution has a long history of academic and medical achievement.
Master of Healthcare Administration
This graduate program is designed for working professionals in the healthcare industry. In-service professionals are given then tools, knowledge, and educational experience to advance in their current administrative positions, or to advance on to more complex healthcare management roles. As nontraditional students, graduates can enjoy the flexibility of class scheduling without sacrificing educational value. Through the study of healthcare economics, policy, strategic marketing, legal and ethics dilemmas in healthcare, as well as health organization management, students are prepared to become industry leaders and key decision-makers.
* Address: 3200 Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA 50312
* Phone Number: (515)271-1400