Health Management & Policy

Explore the Department of Health Management & Policy

The Department of Health Management and Policy prepares students for a wide range of professional careers within the healthcare and public policy fields. Through rich classroom experience, hands-on learning and opportunities to engage in research and community outreach, our graduates go on to work in settings that include complex health systems, government, non-profit, finance and research. 

  • As soon as I attended the first session of my Introduction to Public Health class my sophomore year at UNH, I knew public health was the career for me. I had always considered working in global health as my career path. When the global health course offered at UNH was unavailable, Professor...
    As soon as I attended the first session of my Introduction to Public Health class my sophomore year at UNH, I knew public health was the career for me. I had always considered working in global health as my career path. When the global health course offered at UNH was unavailable, Professor...
  • Colleen Bernard is a senior Health Management and Policy (HMP) major who is extremely active within the program. Although she came to UNH as an undeclared student in the College of Liberal Arts, she eventually found her home in the HMP program. “I looked at the courses and the faculty and thought...
    Colleen Bernard is a senior Health Management and Policy (HMP) major who is extremely active within the program. Although she came to UNH as an undeclared student in the College of Liberal Arts, she eventually found her home in the HMP program. “I looked at the courses and the faculty and thought...
  • Meredith Feenstra is a junior at UNH, majoring in Health Management and Policy. Coming from southern Maine, she entered UNH as a bioengineering major but has always been interested in health care. She enjoys hiking, kayaking, and running, and competitively barrel races with her horse in her free...
    Meredith Feenstra is a junior at UNH, majoring in Health Management and Policy. Coming from southern Maine, she entered UNH as a bioengineering major but has always been interested in health care. She enjoys hiking, kayaking, and running, and competitively barrel races with her horse in her free...

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