Department Information

The Department of Health Policy and management welcomes your application. The table below provides information about application deadlines and program start dates.


Application process opens

Application deadline

Student Start Date


Fall and Spring

MPH in Health Policy and Management

October 15

March 15

Fall only (starting Fall 2016)

PhD in Health Services Research

Fall only; admits every odd year

Outstanding candidates who apply by Dec. 15 are given first consideration for scholarships when available. ?? not sure what to say about scholarship, if anything.

For questions about the MHA program, courses, career, information, contact Monica Garner at or 979-436-9483.

For questions about the MPH program with a concentration in Health Policy and Management or the PhD program in Health Services Research, contact Sarah Porter at or 979-436-9487.

For questions about applying through the SOPHAS or HAMPCAS application portal, contact Erin Schneider in the Office of Student Affairs.