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Mode of Study:
Online

Program Overview

This rigorous online curriculum will enable you to re-engineer healthcare delivery on a broad scale. We combine invaluable systems engineering used at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab with visionary insight from our top-ranked schools of public health and medicine to help you become well-versed in methods to streamline processes, reduce costs, and improve care quality.

Now more than ever, professionals with advanced skills at the intersection of engineering and healthcare are essential to protect the health and safety of our society.

As a graduate of this program, you will be prepared to:

  • Develop a systems description or design for healthcare-related systems and processes
  • Describe the requirements, drivers, functions, components, interdependencies, risks, and quality factors for various healthcare systems and processes
  • Create new healthcare devices, systems, or policies using a systems approach
  • Direct the evaluation of healthcare system components and recommend improvements in performance and efficiency
  • Incorporate humans in the engineering systems design to ensure patient safety and value
  • Make a visible change and transform lives in the healthcare system

Degree Options

You can earn a Master of Science in Healthcare Systems Engineering.

Healthcare Systems Engineering Courses

Get details about course requirements, prerequisites, and electives offered within the program. All courses are taught by subject-matter experts who are executing the technologies and techniques they teach. For exact dates, times, locations, fees, and instructors, please refer to the course schedule published each term.

Program Contacts

Academic Calendar

Find out when registration opens, classes start, transcript deadlines and more. Applications are accepted year-round, so you can apply any time.