Masters of Health Science
Masters of Health Science (MHS) degree with concentrations in Health Promotion/Education and Healthcare Management. This 36 credit program can be completed in one-year with full time enrollment or two-years with part-time enrollment.
Health Science is broadly defined as the study and research of selected components of health and healthcare. The Master of Health Science is an advanced degree in the area of Health Science which focuses on the study and research of health and healthcare in areas such as health promotion/education, healthcare administration and leadership, as well as current issues in Health Science.
Successful admission to the MHS program will be determined based on several factors including successful completion of academic prerequisites, academic ability, evidence of ability to work with people, and letters of recommendation.
Applicants must have achieved a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution and must complete the Graduate Record Examination. In addition, they must complete an application for admission to the program which include official transcripts from all institutions attended, letters of recommendations, and a personal mission statement. Completed applications will be reviewed by the admissions committee of the program. Applicants will be required to complete an interview with the admissions committee prior to selection into the program.
Admittance to Program
- Complete an Online application
- Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
- Official college transcripts
- Three professional letters of recommendation
- Personal mission statement – one page in length
Requirements for Candidacy
To earn candidacy into the MHS degree students must successfully complete 12 credits, maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.0/4.0 and successfully complete program requirements within each concentration.
- Successfully complete 12 credits within the MHS Program
- Grade point average of 3.0/4.0
- Successful completion of program requirements/ artifacts within selected concentration
- Successful completion of a degree plan