Careers: MS Pharm Sci: Health Outcomes & Pharmacoeconomics

Careers: MS Pharm Sci: Health Outcomes & Pharmacoeconomics
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Join program director Dr. Ana Hincapie and enrollment services advisor Te'a Johnson as they discuss the details of the Master's in Health Outcomes!

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UC Online’s MS in Health Outcomes & Pharmacoeconomics will prepare students for careers in pharmaceutical and medical devices industry market access and research, health insurance companies, health care administration, pharmacy benefit managers, contract research organizations, and academia.  The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects medical and health services manager roles to grow 28% from 2021 to 2031.

Career opportunities in health outcomes include the following:

  • Research Project Manager
  • Clinical Research Coordinator
  • Research Consultant
  • Research and Development Manager
  • Pharmacoeconomist
  • Health Outcomes Research Analyst
  • Data Science Researcher
  • Field Data Collection Coordinator
  • Medical Device Researcher
  • Health Plan Manager
  • Market Access Manager
  • Manager, Health Economics and Outcomes Research
  • Managed Care Scientific Liaison


Click here to download a brochure outlining the careers available after graduating

Health Outcomes researchers

The healthcare industry is one of the fasts growing industries in the country. Because of this, there is a growing need for the healthcare process to be evaluated and improved. Learn more about that in our recent blog post. Click the link below to learn more!

Greater Emphasis On Health Outcomes & Drug Therapy Cost/Benefits Highlights In-Demand Careers





Occupation Median Wage Projected Growth
Clinical Research Coordinators $144,440 4-7%
Medical and Health Services Managers $104,830 11%
Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists $99,930 11%