Doctor of Health Sciences / General
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s online Doctor of Health Sciences (D.H.Sc.) – General is designed to prepare students for a variety of health-related occupations in public and private sectors, academia, and clinical settings. This doctoral health sciences program offers you a unique blend of online an in-person practicum instruction – allowing you to gain valuable, marketable experience and knowledge. This program exists to equip tomorrow’s health sciences leaders with the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed to make an impact as a standout professional in a variety of occupations. The D.H.Sc. is designed for students in the allied health professions who would like to gain practical experience rather than research experience. The Doctor of Health Sciences degree is designed to allow those working in clinical or non-clinical areas to expand their knowledge of the allied health discipline and seek promotions in their chosen field. Graduates of this program may pursue careers as exercise physiologists, healthcare administrators, healthcare communications specialists, hospital directors, and medical assistants.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Liberty University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)