Health Sciences Master's FAQ

You can start any time. The MS in Health Sciences programs accept applications for admission on a rolling or continuous basis. Once you've been admitted, the next step is to enroll. Online enrollment requires a free MyExcelsior website user account. Course terms start every two months, so you can begin almost any time.

Up to 18 graduate-level credits from regionally accredited institutions, with grades of B- or better, may transfer. Coursework for the specialization/no-specialization areas must be less than seven years old.

Several financial aid and financing opportunities are available to assist you with the cost of earning the MS in Health Sciences. The staff of our financial aid office encourages you to take advantage of these benefits and will help you understand the various requirements and eligibility standards for financial aid. Please contact them by phone at 855-323-9235 (toll free). Or send an email to

The cost of the program varies, depending on how many eligible graduate credits you have earned prior to enrollment. You should budget for tuition, fees, and books. Detailed information is available on the Graduate Fee Schedule (PDF).

Health Care Management Bachelor's / MBA Dual Degree Program

The combined BS in Health Care Management/MBA is an open enrollment program. Although a background or experience in a health care field is helpful, neither is required for admittance into the program. Anyone with a high school diploma or equivalent is eligible to apply.

By combining the BS and MBA into one program you save both time and money.

The total cost of the combined BS in Health Care Management/MBA program varies for each student depending on how much transfer credit is applied and how the student completes the remaining credit needed. Information about the most current fee schedule is available at Fees and Tuition. Undergraduate fees apply until you enter the MBA phase of the program for which graduate fees apply.

You may also contact our Admissions Office to request the fee schedule by calling toll free 888-647-2388, ext. 27. You should budget for textbooks, Internet service provider expenses, and miscellaneous charges as well. The combined BS in Health Care Management/MBA program does not require any travel or clinical fees.

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