Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Applied Health Economics & Outcomes Research


There are six, 7-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 year and the master's degree in two 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 Master of Science
  15 credits
33 credits
AHE 501: Economics of Health Insurance   X X
AHE 503: Hospital Finance and Accounting   X X
AHE 504: Economic Modeling in Healthcare X X
AHE 506: Subjective Outcomes in Health Evaluation X X
AHE 509: Epidemiology & Evidence for Outcomes Research   X
AHE 510: Econometric & Observational Methods   X
AHE 511: Advanced Statistics for AHEOR   X
AHE 512: Simulation for Economic Evaluation   X
AHE 514: Outcomes & Economic Analyses   X
Elective X X
AHE 600: Capstone Seminar & Project   X

For course descriptions, please view the Jefferson College of Population Health Course Descriptions Handbook on the Handbooks & Forms page.