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Boston University

Health Law, Policy and Management Department

Boston, MA

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Overview

Boston University / Health Law, Policy and Management Department is located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Health services and systems research
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Health services research
Master of Public Health (MPH) Health law, policy and management

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 203
Doctoral Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE, MCAT, GMAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

507
Applied
225
Accepted
77
Enrolled
44%

Applying

115
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE, MCAT, GMAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

242
Total Graduate Students
44%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
55%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.61%
Black or African American 9.09%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.41%
Asian 11.57%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.31%
Unknown 12.81%

Gender

Male (21%)
Female (78%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Health policy, health law and ethics, human rights, healthcare management
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One Silber Way
Boston, MA  02215
United States
Contact Dr. David Rosenbloom
Interim Chair
Phone: 617-638-5042

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