Health Services and Outcomes Research Degree Requirements

The following requirements are in addition to, or further elaborate upon, those requirements outlined in The Graduate School's Policy Guide.

Master's Requirements

Courses Units
Required courses (10 course units):
HSR 425: Introduction to Quantitative Methods in Health Services & Outcomes Research 1
HSR 465: Intermediate Quantitative Methods in Health Services & Outcomes Research 1
PUB_HLTH 302: Introduction to Biostatistics 1
PUB_HLTH 421: Intermediate Biostatistics 1
HSR 433: Health Economics and Healthcare Financing 1
PUB_HLTH 445: Writing and Peer Reviewing for Publication 1
HSR 456: Applied Qualitative Methods & Analysis for Health Researchers 1
HSR 460: Applied Ethical Issues in Health Services Research 0.5
HSR 461: Topics in Health Services Research: Methods and Measurement 0.5
HSR 462: Topics in Health Services Research: Grant Writing 0.5
HSR 463: Topics in Health Services Research: Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety 0.5
HSR 500: Capstone I 0.5
HSR 501: Capstone II 0.5
One Elective:
HSR 440: Healthcare Disparities 1
HSR 470: Federal Policy Making and Healthcare Reform 1
PUB_HLTH 431: Decision Analysis and Models of Medical Decision Making 1
PUB_HLTH 438: Survey Design and Methodology 1
HSIP 401: Introduction to Health Measurement Science 1
A student may substitute other electives upon consultation with his or her program advisor.
Total required units: 11