Changemakers for Health

Health care is in the midst of rapid transformation and these changes are creating new opportunities for professionals looking to make a dramatic impact at the intersection of health policy and law. 
The UCSF – UC Law SF Health Policy and Law program offers a jointly-conferred Master of Science degree that provides students with the tools and training needed to effectively navigate and address contemporary legal and policy challenges in health and health science.

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If you want to gain a more sophisticated understanding of health policy and the laws that impact the field, you should consider the UCSF-UC Law SF HPL program. HPL applications are reviewed on a rolling basis with a priority admission deadline of January 31. The final deadline to submit your application is June 30.

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Online Learning

When there’s only 24 hours in a day, finding time to go back to school can be daunting – but it doesn’t have to be. Online learning allows you to get the relevant, highly sought-after skills in a way that integrates with your busy work schedule and life.

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Contact Us

If you would like to speak to someone about the HPL program, please contact the HPL Associate Director or schedule a virtual advising appointment.

HPL Admissions
San Francisco, CA
Contact: Mallory Warner, Associate Director of the HPL Program