The USC Master of Science in Healthcare Decision Analysis is a specialized graduate program that directly prepares graduates for business careers in the healthcare, biopharmaceuticals, consulting, health insurance, and medical technology industries. Our real-world STEM training provides strategic management tools and actionable insights for improving healthcare value, access, reimbursement, and pricing. Students learn to build, evaluate and apply quantitative models and analysis to optimize business decisions and outcomes in the biopharmaceuticals, medical technology, health insurance, and consulting industries.

Program Hybrid Course Format

Courses are offered in a hybrid format which combines in-classroom instruction on the beautiful USC campus on weekends and online webinars on select weeknights. The hybrid format allows full-time students, dual-degree students, and working professionals to maximize their learning experience while having access to best-in-class campus facilities, innovative instructional technologies, and learning and networking opportunities with healthcare industry executives and mentors.