What is a Master or Doctoral in Health Professions Education (HPE)?

A Master’s or Doctoral degree in Health Professions Education (HPE) is a multidisciplinary degree that prepares health professionals with a foundation in educational practice, teaching, assessment, and leadership in health professions education. Our program prepares our students to,

  • address the growing need for innovative educational reform,
  • serve as academic leaders (e.g., deans, program directors, department heads), and
  • contribute to the continuous advancement of health professions education and research.