Schedule of Classes

USC Healthcare Decision Analysis degree focusing on pharmaceutical value, access, reimbursement, and pricingIndividual instruction for HCDA designated courses will primarily take place over two weekends per semester (Saturday and Sunday), supplemented by weekly assignments and other related academic activities.  Each course’s specific semester schedule should be checked, as dates may vary. Students will have the choice of traditional classroom or flexible participation option to allow for distance learning and time independent lectures, to better fit individual schedules and reduce travel requirements.

Location of Class:

University of Southern California (University Park Campus)
Verna & Peter Dauterive (VPD) Hall, Room 116
635 Downey Way
Los Angeles, California

Scheduled on-site class meetings will take place:

  • Saturdays from 8:00am – 5:00pm PST
  • Sundays from 8:00am – 5:00pm PST

Summer 2017

HCDA 510 | Business Implications of Healthcare Reform (3 units)

June 10, 11 and July 15, 16


HCDA 530 | Total Product Development  (3 units)

June 24, 25 and July 29, 30


Fall 2017

HCDA 506 | Foundations of Insurance and Global Access (3 units)


HCDA 560 | Managing Healthcare Partnerships & Mergers (3 units)

September 23, 24 and October 28, 29

HCDA 570 | Asia-Pacific: Delivery, Access, and Reimbursement (3 units)

September 30, October 1 and December 2, 3