Healthcare Systems Engineering

Optimizing Healthcare

Healthcare Systems Engineering

Important message regarding COVID-19 Pandemic

The HSE team is committed to the health, safety, and wellbeing of our students, faculty and staff as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 crisis and work to support one another through this unprecedented situation.
At this time, the application fee has been waived until 12/31/20.  Deadlines to apply have been extended and are as follows: 
  • Summer session 1, apply by May 12
  • Summer session 2, apply by June 22
  • Fall Session, apply by August 17
    * GRE scores are no longer a requirement
If you have any questions or concerns, please email and we will be happy to assist you.
  • Healthcare Simulation Software demo
    Healthcare Simulation Software
    Why bother?
  • michael kimball
    Charting an optimal path
    Healthcare Systems Engineering professional master’s alum Michael Kimball ’13 M.Eng. helps hospitals model data to increase efficiency and provide better care
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    Read the Healthcare Systems Engineering Brochure
    What will YOUR impact be?
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    Matt Christman
    Healthcare Systems Engineering and my medical practice
  • The Emerging and Critical Role
    of Healthcare Systems Engineering in the Pharmaceutical Industry
Systems that work do not just happen - they have to be planned, designed and built
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Our students believe that tomorrow's clinical, administrative and public health leaders need systems engineering methodologies to tackle the complex challenges of healthcare. We give them the tools to take on these challenges and succeed.
Information Session Webinar - Learn about the Program
Learn more about the failing US healthcare systems and how this Master's of Engineering will position you to work towards repairing it.

2020 Best Systems Engineering Master's Online Degrees

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Lehigh's Healthcare Systems Engineering program is ranked 7th in the Guide to Online Schools' best value colleges offering online master's programs in systems engineering. Out of the 25 schools listed, Lehigh is the only school offering a Master's degree in Healthcare Systems Engineering. 

Learn more about our curriculum, online flexibility, and alumni career paths, and reach out to connect with us. 

Medical School Acceptance Rate After HSE Degree
1 in 8
U.S. Jobs Projected to be in Healthcare Sector by 2022
Medical Errors are 3rd Leading Cause of Death in the U.S.
Undergrad Majors Represented in Current HSE Student Population
Lehigh is ranked #25 for "Most Innovative Universities" in the U.S.