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Master of Science in Health Sciences / Public Health

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Health Sciences with a concentration in Public Health is ideal for professionals who want to enhance their breadth in both their educational and professional goals, specifically those who want to have managerial roles or want to pursue doctorate degrees.  Core courses include Research Methodology in Health Sciences, Introduction to Public Health, Research Design & Data Analysis in Health and Human Performance, Epidemiology, and Human Behavior Theories.

Requirements

  • Requires from 36-45 credits for degree completion
  • Hold a baccalaureate degree, with prerequisites in science and math
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 in all undergraduate coursework OR a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework, applicant's major field of study, or in all courses taken at the graduate level
  • Baccalaureate degree must be in allied health professions OR have two years of professional work experience within a related health care field
  • Letter of interest
  • Resume
  • Two references

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restrictions

Students must be residing in either the United States or Canada, with the exception of U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses.