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Global Health Leadership, M.S.

College of Business

The need for leaders in global health has never been more critical. COVID-19 has magnified the need for leaders to be prepared to advance comprehensive strategies and solutions to a broad range of global health challenges. With a Master of Science in Global Health Leadership, you will possess the advanced, in-depth knowledge and skills necessary to identify and respond to situations that challenge the infrastructure of the health care industry as well as the communities within which we live and work. This program will prepare you to respond to the socio-economic, technical, educational, political and human disparities and needs that are necessary to improve health systems, education and health service accessibility in communities throughout the world.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Master of Science in Global Health Leadership, you will be able to:

  • Identify and respond to situations challenging our health care and community infrastructures
  • Create more resilient and responsive health systems
  • Use predictive models supporting disease surveillance and identification of community hot spots
  • Study the burden of disease on society and address global health challenges
  • Understand the impact of the environment and genetics on disease in order to develop effective interventions in uncertain and rapidly changing landscape

Careers in this Degree

A wide range of organizations are seeking leaders in the field of global health–nongovernmental (NGO’s); foundations; health care systems and health services providers; government agencies; public-private partnerships; higher education; policy and advocacy groups; and private sector corporations. Below are potential career opportunities available to graduates with a master’s degree in global health leadership. Additionally, you will find national statistics for average annual salaries and projected job growth, as identified by BLS.gov statistics. Salaries can vary based on the market in which you live and the prior experience you bring to the position.

Job Outlook

  • Policy Analyst $117,580/year

Job outlook through 28: 5 percent increase

  • Global Health Consultant $83,610/year

Job outlook through 28: 14 percent increase

  • Global Health Educator $63,900/year

Job outlook through 28: 18 percent increase

Warriors in the Workplace

Indiana Tech graduates work at great companies like:

  • Zimmer Biomet
  • Lincoln Financial Group
  • Parkview Health
  • Samtec
  • Wabash National Corporation
  • MedPro Group
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • 3Rivers Federal Credit Union
  • General Motors
  • Dow Chemical
  • Apple
  • Georgia-Pacific