Executive Master of Public Health in Health Policy and Management

UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

Health Policy and Management

The Executive MPH from the Department of Health Policy and Management equips working professionals with the knowledge, skills, and resources to master the challenges of the changing healthcare environment. It is tailored for professionals invested in their careers, providing them the opportunity to work full-time while pursuing a rigorous graduate program.

  • Time to Degree & Schedule

    The EMPH degree is typically obtained in two academic years. Classes meet twice a month, for two academic years (August - June). Classes are scheduled on Fridays from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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  • Program Faculty

    View a list of faculty in the Executive MPH in Health Policy and Management program.

  • Career Outcomes

    Examples of positions held by graduates include:

    • Management consultant
    • Hospital administrator
    • Policy analyst
    • Quality improvement manager
    • Project manager
  • Tuition & Fees

    For the most up to date fees and more information on fee breakdown, visit the registrar's office.

    Please see the cost and aid section of our website for information on awards, scholarships, training opportunities, employment, summer internship funding, and need-based aid. Please note that opportunities listed under 'Summer Internship Funding' are only applicable to MPH students.

    Cost & Aid
  • Admissions

    Desired Qualifications

    In addition to meeting the University‚Äôs minimum requirements, prior work experience in community health or health education is strongly considered in the evaluation of applicants for admission. 

    Admissions Process

    Visit the application guide to learn about our admissions process. 

    Application Guide

Visit the degree program's website to learn more.

Executive MPH in HPM Program Website
Please note:
  • This information is intended as an overview, and should be used as a guide only. Requirements, course offerings and other elements may change, and this overview may not list all details of the program. 

  • Admission requirements listed are departmental requirements, and are in addition to the University's minimum requirements. Many programs receive more applicants than can be admitted, so meeting the minimum requirements for admission does not ensure admission. Every effort is made to ensure minimum admissions requirements are up to date - for the most up-to-date information on the University's minimum requirements, please visit the UCLA Graduate Division.

  • Fees are subject to change and should be used as a guide only. For the most up to date fees and more information on fee breakdown, visit the registrar's office.