Health Care Transformation

Master of Science in Health Care Transformation

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Campus address: Graduate School Building (GSB) 5.126A, phone (512) 471-4700, fax (512) 471-4131; campus mail code: Z1600

Mailing address: The University of Texas at Austin, MSHCT Program, Value Institute for Health and Care, Dell Medical School, 1601 Trinity St., Bldg. B, Stop Z1600, Austin TX 78712



Areas of Study

This master's degree is designed to enable medical students and people across the health care industry to lead change in existing organizations, become transformational leaders, and create high-value services in the health sector. 

The one-year Master of Science in Health Care Transformation (MSHCT) degree equips leaders and emerging leaders across the health care sector with the knowledge, skills, and abilities required to design and lead health care services that achieve better health and better value for individuals and families.

Delivered in a hybrid format, the MSHCT degree program is designed to allow students to complete degree requirements while working full time. The curriculum provides practical strategies and solutions, many of which can be implemented immediately into an organization. 

Graduate Studies Committee

The following faculty members served on the Graduate Studies Committee in the spring 2019 semester.

The GSC Committee list was not available at publication time; please check directly with the department for an up-to-date list.

Admission Requirements

The MSHCT degree program is designed for students with professional experience across the health care sector. Exceptions will be made for medical students and/or medical residents as their training provides equivalent experience and clinical knowledge. Given that the MSHCT degree program is designed for full time working professionals, each applicant will be asked to provide a letter of support from employing institution stating awareness of the student’s participation in the program. All applicants will be required to meet the Graduate School’s general requirements for admission.

Admission into the MD/MSHCT dual degree program is only open to current Dell Medical School students.