Master of Science in Communication / Health Communication
Lasell University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Communication/Health Communication provides students with an in-depth understanding of public health, public policy, and organizational communication, readying them to manage all aspects of communication in healthcare.  Rigorous coursework and opportunities to put learning into practice draw on the philosophy of connected learning which provides all graduate students with opportunities to draw on professional experience and new knowledge and skills to enhance career prospects.  Graduates pursue careers in hospitals, biotech, insurance corporations, governmental agencies, and nonprofit organizations.   

Topics of study include:

  • Ethics and nuances of health communication
  • Developing an effective, specialized communications campaign
  • Budgeting
  • Leading a team
  • Interpreting and analyzing international policies related to global disease and health crises

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Lasell University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent