Xavier University’s MS-HECOR program is a rigorous, part-time program with 100% online courses that are delivered asynchronously. It can be completed in two years, while allowing flexibility to fit in your own schedule. Our 42-credit hour curriculum emphasizes the development of the skills necessary to define and quantify clinical and economic value of healthcare interventions. Students complete a capstone project during their final term to demonstrate the skills and knowledge they’ve gained through their coursework.
What is unique or special about the online MS HECOR program at Xavier, and how does it differ from similar programs at other universities?
Xavier University’s MS-HECOR program offers a nationally ranked foundation in health economics and health services research founded on the Jesuit tradition of caring for students intellectually, morally, and spiritually. Our program focuses on developing the competencies necessary to define, measure, and communicate the value of healthcare interventions for the benefit of the patient and society.
We offer small class sizes led by full-time faculty and experienced HECOR practitioners. We pride ourselves on having knowledgeable faculty and staff who are available, accessible, and attentive to our students’ individual needs.
What three words do you associate with Xavier’s HECOR online graduate program and why?
- Flexible: We recognize that, as working professionals, you have both personal and professional commitments outside of your studies. In addition to providing 100% online, asynchronous courses, we will work with you to create an individualized course sequence designed around your needs.
- Impactful: Stay a step ahead of the crowd by enhancing your skills and gaining the knowledge needed to excel in today’s market.You will gain skills during your classes that can be applied immediately in your job. Learn about how our program has positively impacted alumni here.
- Transformative: Our students are passionate about using research and data to improve patient care and bring meaningful change to our health systems. Graduates of our MS-HECOR program are prepared to lead the shift to a value-based healthcare system.