Why NYU Law and NYU Wagner?

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The MS in Health Law and Strategy is the only joint graduate degree program for healthcare leaders that integrates and leverages the expertise, resources, and professional networks of a top-ranked law school and a top-ranked healthcare policy and management program.

As the lines between healthcare and other industries blur and organizations seek solutions to transform care, add value, and address equity and access, health professionals need to understand the opportunities and risks of this dynamic environment. 

The MS in Health Law and Strategy provides professionals with a strategic advantage to navigate the changing health ecosystem. Its unique curriculum, taught by a network of experts from the spheres of law and policy, business and technology, will prepare students to manage, respond to, and lead the future of healthcare. Graduates will be ready to accelerate their careers and drive change for their teams and organizations.


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Value for Your Career & Organization

  • Advanced course content prepares you for strategic decision-making

  • Curriculum draws from business and management, technology and innovation, and law and policy

  • Provides an in-depth introduction to the foundations, requirements, and dynamics of the US legal system


  • Join a cohort of professionals from diverse backgrounds and sectors within the health ecosystem

  • In-person residencies in New York and Washington, DC with peers, faculty, and prominent guest speakers expose you to a wide group of experts in the field

  • Graduates join the alumni networks of NYU Law and NYU Wagner, as well as the global NYU community

  • Learn the critical skills and insights to manage strategically and shape the future of your organization

  • Immediately apply course content to your work in the health sector, positioning you for career change and advancement

  • Enhance your ability to make decisions for your organizations that promote quality, performance, growth, and innovation


NYU Wagner offers part-time and full-time graduate programs in healthcare policy and management taught in-person and fully online. Learn more about what makes each of our health programs unique. 

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