14 Masters of Science in Health Systems 2020

An MSc, or Master of Science degree, is a postgraduate degree that indicates a deeper understanding and broader base of knowledge of a field of study. Abbreviated as MSc in Europe and the Commonwealth and as MS in the United States, it is available internationally. What is an MSc in Health Systems? A health system, also known as a healthcare system, is the organization of people, facilities, and i… Read more

An MSc, or Master of Science degree, is a postgraduate degree that indicates a deeper understanding and broader base of knowledge of a field of study. Abbreviated as MSc in Europe and the Commonwealth and as MS in the United States, it is available internationally.

What is an MSc in Health Systems? A health system, also known as a healthcare system, is the organization of people, facilities, and information that deliver healthcare services to a population. A master’s degree in the field is a deeper understanding of the way those systems work and the impact that an individual can have on them. The evolution of healthcare planning generates an ever-changing and ever-growing field of employment, starting at local healthcare facility management and reaching into senior government leadership.

An MSc grants the degree holder new career opportunities within the field of health systems, as well as increasing earning potential within current career paths. The skills learned will not only enhance the career of the individual, but also allow that individual to enhance the healthcare systems he or she serves.

Cost to obtain an MSc can vary drastically from school to school as well as from country to country. Previous coursework and chosen method of delivery (online or classroom instruction) will also impact cost.

Those with a Master of Science in Health Systems can choose from a variety of career paths. Options in a clinical or research capacity abound, as do those in education and consulting. The degree will allow graduates to focus on health delivery from every facet of the system they serve, from a local level to an international one. Management of healthcare systems is a worldwide need, and the options for focus are limited only by individual capabilities.

An MSc degree in health systems is available to you, no matter your needs. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Glasgow Online
Glasgow, United Kingdom

To keep pace with technology, personalised care and ever-shifting policies and budgets, today’s health professionals are on a journey of lifelong learning. The University of G ... Read more

To keep pace with technology, personalised care and ever-shifting policies and budgets, today’s health professionals are on a journey of lifelong learning. The University of Glasgow's course is run by one of the largest, most prestigious medical schools in Europe - the School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing. Studying there will mean that you’re on the pulse of contemporary medical thinking and high-quality research. Read less
MSc
April 2020
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Northeast Ohio Medical University- College of Graduate Studies
Rootstown Township, USA

Advance your pharmacy administrative, financial & leadership skills online. The Master of Science (M.S.) in Health-System Pharmacy Administration is a fully online degree ... Read more

Advance your pharmacy administrative, financial & leadership skills online. The Master of Science (M.S.) in Health-System Pharmacy Administration is a fully online degree program designed for experienced pharmacists who want to pursue management and leadership positions in hospital and health-system pharmacy practices. Read less
MSc
01 August 2020
2 years
English
Online
 
George Washington University - School of Medicine and Health Sciences Online
Washington, USA

The George Washington University's (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences offers two online graduate programs in Health Care Quality: a Master's, and a Graduate Certifica ... Read more

The George Washington University's (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences offers two online graduate programs in Health Care Quality: a Master's, and a Graduate Certificate. Both online programs prepare students to lead the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of health care quality and patient safety initiatives. Read less
MSc
August 2020
Part-time
2 years
07 August 2020
English
Online
 
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Rochester, USA

The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) provides an excellent educational opportunity for those who wish to be involved in shaping the future of health care.

The Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) provides an excellent educational opportunity for those who wish to be involved in shaping the future of health care. Read less
MSc
August 2020
Part-time
3 years
English
Online
 
Lingnan University
Tuen Mun, Hong Kong

The Master of Social Sciences in Health and Social Services Management programme (MHSM) is a one-year full-time or two-year part-time advanced programme that aims to prepare a ... Read more

The Master of Social Sciences in Health and Social Services Management programme (MHSM) is a one-year full-time or two-year part-time advanced programme that aims to prepare a new generation of social service practitioners and allied health managers to provide progressive and innovative solutions to complex challenges of the ever-dynamic health service delivery systems. Read less
MSc
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
30 June 2020
English
Campus
 
Mercy College
Dobbs Ferry, USA + 4 More

Make an impact on health care Develop your research, data analysis, leadership and communication skills while preparing for a successful, in-demand career in health care.

Make an impact on health care Develop your research, data analysis, leadership and communication skills while preparing for a successful, in-demand career in health care. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
ISCTE Business School – Instituto Universitário de Lisboa
Lisbon, Portugal + 1 More

The Master in Management aims to continue the 1st cycle training in Management, complementing and deepening the knowledge acquired in a degree in the areas of management and r ... Read more

The Master in Management aims to continue the 1st cycle training in Management, complementing and deepening the knowledge acquired in a degree in the areas of management and related. Read less
MSc
September 2020
Full-time
25 February 2020
Portuguese
Campus
 
George Mason University Online
Fairfax, USA

The CAHIIM accredited online Master of Science in Health Informatics offered at George Mason University prepares future U.S. and global healthcare leaders to utilize deep anal ... Read more

The CAHIIM accredited online Master of Science in Health Informatics offered at George Mason University prepares future U.S. and global healthcare leaders to utilize deep analytic skills and knowledge in public and private healthcare organizations, think tanks, and research facilities. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Part-time
22 months
English
Online
 
American Sentinel University
Birmingham, USA + 1 More

The online Master of Science in Health Systems Management (MS HSM) is designed for professionals seeking the skills and knowledge necessary to develop and manage information s ... Read more

The online Master of Science in Health Systems Management (MS HSM) is designed for professionals seeking the skills and knowledge necessary to develop and manage information systems resources in healthcare enterprises. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Part-time
English
Online
 
Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa
Ottawa, Canada

The integrative approach proposed by the M.Sc. in HS program is unique and innovative and it will contribute to the development of an integrated and patient-centric system for ... Read more

The integrative approach proposed by the M.Sc. in HS program is unique and innovative and it will contribute to the development of an integrated and patient-centric system for delivering health services to Canadians. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
Campus
 
Kean University
New York, USA + 1 More

The objective of the program is to prepare nurses with expertise in clinical management emphasizing system planning and protocols of care development which are responsive to c ... Read more

The objective of the program is to prepare nurses with expertise in clinical management emphasizing system planning and protocols of care development which are responsive to culturally diverse health team and patient populations. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Kaunas, Lithuania

The aim of the program is to educate specialists for practical public health management activities, research, pedagogical work and/or public health doctoral studies. The progr ... Read more

The aim of the program is to educate specialists for practical public health management activities, research, pedagogical work and/or public health doctoral studies. The program is intended for graduates already holding a bachelor’s or master’s degree, who are seeking to broaden their understanding and knowledge in the field of health care management. Read less
MSc
September 2020
Full-time
2 years
15 June 2020
English
Campus
 
University of Glasgow Online
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Outdated health policy risks the well-being of individuals, families and communities. The University of Glasgow understands the importance of this and has been teaching public ... Read more

Outdated health policy risks the well-being of individuals, families and communities. The University of Glasgow understands the importance of this and has been teaching public health education since 1893. Over this time, they have been able to develop a programme that puts an emphasis on original research, psychosocial and international approaches to public health and, with their close ties to the NHS, they help develop the key skills needed for a successful career in public health. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Part-time
2 years
English
Online
 
University of Glasgow Online
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Healthcare across the world faces major challenges from the increasing demands of ageing populations and the rise in non-communicable diseases. If a good primary healthcare sy ... Read more

Healthcare across the world faces major challenges from the increasing demands of ageing populations and the rise in non-communicable diseases. If a good primary healthcare system is in place, it is able to meet 80–90% of a patient’s health needs over the course of their life. This presents a huge opportunity for those in this field to make a difference to wider populations. Read less
MSc
01 September 2020
Part-time
2 years
English
Online