Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Applied Health Economics & Outcomes Research


There are three, 14-week terms per year running from September to July.  Students can begin in the Fall (September) or Spring (January) terms. This flexibility enables students to complete the graduate certificate in one to two years and the master's degree in two to five years depending on their pace through the program.

All courses are offered asynchronously online using best practices and interactive learning, and are taught by practitioner faculty with years of experience and recognized expertise.


Graduate Certificate Graduate Certificate
Master of Science
  15 credits
15 credits
39 credits
  Option 1 Option 2  
HPL 500: U.S. Healthcare Organization & Delivery X X X
HPL 540: Health Economics X X X
AHE 509: Epidemiology & Evidence for Outcomes Research X X X
AHE 514: Outcomes & Economic Analyses X X X
AHE 512: Simulation for Economic Evaluation X   X
AHE 504: Economic Modeling in Healthcare   X X
AHE 500: U.S. Healthcare Financing & Reimbursement     X
AHE 511: Advanced Statistics for AHEOR     X
AHE 506: Subjective Outcomes in Health Evaluation     X
AHE 510: Econometric & Observational Methods     X
Elective     X
AHE 600: Capstone Seminar     X
AHE 601: Capstone Project     X