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Master in Health Delivery Science

The Cedars-Sinai Master's Degree in Health Delivery Science (MHDS) is an accredited program designed to train tomorrow's healthcare leaders; its unique curriculum prepares graduates for a successful career in emerging healthcare fields, including digital health science, mobile health, health technology assessment, big data analytics, performance improvement and health economics.

Behind the Scenes

Take a tour of the MHDS program and see how it prepares students to evaluate and improve the delivery of healthcare in the digital age.


The 20-month program revolves around four academic cores and a capstone project. Read about the unique attributes of the MHDS program and view a curriculum map.

Application Information

Read about who should apply, admission requirements, tuition and assistance information, how to apply, and the admissions timeline for the MHDS program.

The MHDS program is proud of the diverse composition of its applicant pool.

Message From the Program Director

The Master's in Health Delivery Science is the first program to combine aligned biomedical sciences into a single, applied degree that focuses on best practices in value-based healthcare delivery and embeds students directly within a major hospital system. Students are not housed in an affiliated school or program, but rather are integrated directly within the front lines of healthcare delivery while working hand in glove with diverse professionals managing decisions in a top-tier healthcare system.

Brennan M. Spiegel, MD, MPH

Director, Health Services Research in Academic Affairs and Clinical Transformation


While many in the Health Delivery Science master class are already accomplished professionals, every student adds to a portfolio of research by making a practical and valuable contribution towards transforming healthcare.

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you have questions or wish to learn more about the MHDS program, please contact:

Graduate School in Biomedical Sciences
Atrium Building
8700 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048