The Master of Science in Health Sciences is a 36 credit program consisting of an 18 credit core, a 15 credit area of specialization or no specialization, and a three credit capstone course.
The student who graduates with a Master of Science degree in Health Sciences will be able to:
- Demonstrate proficiency in using multiple strategies of communication to convey complex thoughts and ideas.
- Use research findings to explain and direct the resolution of practice related issues and challenges.
- Apply leadership skills in managing people and programs. Analyze issues and challenges, including new and emerging trends within the health care industry, using an ethical framework.
- Use knowledge of health care policy and delivery systems to guide professional practice.
- Analyze issues and challenges, including new and emerging trends.
Please note: students pursuing the health professions education specialization will need to supply, upon admission, documentation of eligibility to practice their given health profession in their current state of residence.