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If students are interested in continuing their education past the undergraduate level, they may work toward a Master in Science (MSc) in a particular concentration. This degree will provide more in-depth knowledge and detailed information in order to obtain expertise or mastery in a field of study.

What is an MSc in Health? This type of program focuses on general health sciences and may span across more specific health specialties. A biology or chemistry background may be helpful for students who enter this program. Classroom instruction, lectures, seminars, and clinical training may all be a part of the coursework for this degree. Anatomy and physiology, disease control, medicine, ethics and law, and many other health-related courses may be required.

With a master’s degree in health, students may learn skills beyond practical knowledge, strengthen capability in management, and develop critical thinking and problem-solving. They can also gain greater proficiency in communication and analytical thinking.

The costs incurred for this program depends on location and education facility. Students should contact the admissions office of the school they wish to attend for more information on expenses.

With a degree in health, candidates may be able to find work in both the public and private sector. Positions can be in clinical and research settings, working directly with health care providers and patients, or even in a managerial or administrative capacity. Some students may continue on to earn a doctorate degree for even more specialized knowledge. Often, graduates specialize in patient advocacy or disease control and are able to find employment with government health agencies.

The nice part about obtaining a degree today is that students have more options than ever. If you would like more information about this type of degree program, 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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Part-time MSc International Healthcare Leadership

Manchester Business School, Singapore Centre
Online & Campus Combined Part time 24 - 60 months August 2019 Singapore

The following content is not intended for Singapore-based applicants. Please approach our Partner School, Singapore Institute of Management for more details on the programme. The MSc International Healthcare Leadership equips current and aspiring leaders and managers with cutting-edge knowledge and practice from around the world. Learn how new, innovative methods of leadership can help transform healthcare. [+]

For candidates based in Singapore, please contact our partner school, Singapore Institute of Management, Mr. Lim Boon Pin at limboonpin@sim.edu.sg for more info.

The MSc International Healthcare Leadership equips current and aspiring leaders and managers with cutting-edge knowledge and practice from around the world.

Learn how new, innovative methods of leadership can help transform healthcare. The programme focuses on the challenges presented to healthcare leaders and the roles that both clinicians and managers can play in reshaping healthcare services. It focuses on international systems and helps you apply your learning to your work environment or through practical case studies.... [-]


MSc Public Health

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Nigeria Lagos Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Cyprus Online + 25 more

The MSc Public Health creates professionals who can lead and implement change in public health across the world stage. This Masters course supports the development of public health practitioners through enabling them to negotiate, plan, implement and evaluate policy and practice initiatives. [+]

MSc Public Health

The MSc Public Health creates professionals who can lead and implement change in public health across the world stage. This Masters course supports the development of public health practitioners through enabling them to negotiate, plan, implement and evaluate policy and practice initiatives. It also addresses wide-ranging public health issues that arise in diverse cultures, settings and environment.

Educational Aim A critical understanding of how quantitative / qualitative research methods and epidemiological investigation are used to create and interpret public health knowledge. An in-depth knowledge and understanding of public health informed by current scholarship and research. Critically evaluate current research and advanced scholarship in the discipline. Use expertise in independent learning using the exploration of knowledge and enquiry to underpin practice. Demonstrate creativity and innovation in tackling and solving public health related problems with diverse populations. Independently design, assess and evaluate intervention strategies for the promotion of health or prevention of disease. In-depth knowledge and the development of advanced skills to prepare students to lead in the field of public health. The application of knowledge and research to professional practice (in theory and practice) to meet the changing and multi-disciplinary demands of public health. The ability to exercise initiative in creative programme planning, leading a change and decision-making. Fees ... [-]

MSc Drug Discovery

University of Bath
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 United Kingdom Claverton Down

This course is aimed at students with a background in chemistry, biosciences, pharmacy or pharmacology. You will become familiar with a range of concepts and research techniques in drug discovery including target identification and validation, screening platforms, optimization of small molecule drugs and biotherapeutics, and the importance of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Depending on your undergraduate degree, you will also follow either a biology or chemistry training track alongside your drug discovery studies. This will enable you to build up your practical skills and gain a strong background in both disciplines. [+]

Gain knowledge and practical skills in drug discovery science from target identification through to getting a drug to market.

This course is aimed at students with a background in chemistry, biosciences, pharmacy or pharmacology. You will become familiar with a range of concepts and research techniques in drug discovery including target identification and validation, screening platforms, optimization of small molecule drugs and biotherapeutics, and the importance of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics.

Depending on your undergraduate degree, you will also follow either a biology or chemistry training track alongside your drug discovery studies. This will enable you to build up your practical skills and gain a strong background in both disciplines.... [-]


MSc Public Health (MScPH)

RCSI & UCS Malaysia Campus
Campus Full time 1 year January 2019 Malaysia George Town

The 1-year, full-time postgraduate degree is aimed at those planning to pursue careers locally or internationally and contains modules and research projects focused particularly on public health issues. [+]

Public health problems are increasingly global and require global solution.

With freer movement of people and human and animal foodstuffs, infectious diseases and contaminated products can rapidly become widely disseminated.

Public Health has never been more important, as we seek to prevent disease and ensure citizens have long and healthy lives.

Public health is about looking after the health of individuals and the population as distinct from dealing directly with the consequences of illness and treating sick individuals. The emphasis is on the prevention of disease and tackling the factors that contribute to illness such as environmental and behavioural factors.

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Master of Science in Healthcare Administration

MUST University
Online Campus Full time September 2018 USA Fort Lauderdale

The Master of Science in Healthcare Management (MS-HCM) provides healthcare professionals with the knowledge, skill sets, and abilities needed to be effective healthcare administrators and managers. Healthcare delivery is undergoing rapid growth and change in the United States and around the world, a change that has accelerated in the 21st century. [+]

The Master of Science in Healthcare Management (MS-HCM) provides healthcare professionals with the knowledge, skill sets, and abilities needed to be effective healthcare administrators and managers. Healthcare delivery is undergoing rapid growth and change in the United States and around the world, a change that has accelerated in the 21st century. Thus, the responsibilities of healthcare administrators and managers are continuously being redefined. In this dynamic environment, organizations must manage for continuous improvement and maintain flexibility to respond to the latest challenges.

This underscores the constant need for healthcare professionals to keep pace with new knowledge and gain new skills. This program develops professionals who understand how to manage non-profit, for-profit, and voluntary Healthcare organizations in effective and innovative ways and who can help healthcare organizations successfully meet the challenges of a rapidly changing environment.... [-]


MS in Speech-Language Pathology

Yeshiva University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA New York

The master's in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) at the Katz School at Yeshiva University is one of the few SLP programs in the country specializing in medical speech pathology. Our SLP MS takes a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating speech, language, and communication cases. [+]

The master's in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) at the Katz School at Yeshiva University is one of the few SLP programs in the country specializing in medical speech pathology. Our SLP MS takes a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating speech, language, and communication cases.

Through our hands-on curriculum, you will engage in clinical fieldwork each semester and practical, hands-on experience under the guidance of faculty, supervisors, and mentors. You will have the opportunity to conduct research with faculty, attend professional conferences, and contribute to academic publications. You will graduate prepared to apply for certification from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and for licensure in New York State.... [-]


MSc International Healthcare Leadership

The University of Manchester Middle East Centre
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

This unique Masters’ programme focuses on the global challenges facing healthcare leaders, and the roles that clinicians, managers, and the wider healthcare economy can play in reshaping healthcare services. It will equip current and aspiring leaders and managers with cutting-edge knowledge and practice from around the world. It is particularly beneficial for those who need to challenge their healthcare-specific knowledge and maximize their potential. [+]

This unique Masters’ programme focuses on the global challenges facing healthcare leaders, and the roles that clinicians, managers, and the wider healthcare economy can play in reshaping healthcare services. It will equip current and aspiring leaders and managers with cutting-edge knowledge and practice from around the world. It is particularly beneficial for those who need to challenge their healthcare-specific knowledge and maximize their potential.

After graduating, your leadership skills will help organizations around the world design and deliver healthcare that creates public value and puts the patient at the heart of everything. This is an exciting opportunity to study with the brightest healthcare professionals from around the globe and gain a truly international perspective. We hope you can join us to benefit from over 50 years’ excellence in this field.... [-]


Master in Applied Health & Sports Science

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Maryville

This program of study is designed to prepare students to work, manage and interact in a variety of health, wellness, sport, rehabilitation, educational and/or fitness settings that could include sports management and administration, health and wellness promotion and exercise and lifestyle intervention and chronic disease risk reduction. Students who have not met prerequisite requirements for listed courses will be required to complete these requirements as part of their degree program.

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The curriculum is composed of courses that present an in-depth knowledge base for the area of applied health and sports sciences. The courses and requirements in the program will allow students the opportunity to expand not only their knowledge but also skills and competencies. Upon completion of the graduate program in Applied Health and Sports Sciences, students will possess the following competencies:

Demonstrate knowledge in the area of physiology, personal training, exercise testing and prescription and intervention and behavior change strategies. Demonstrate skills for health screening, wellness assessments and risk stratification for potential diseases/conditions. Demonstrate research and inquiry competencies by completing the research core, by writing a research paper. Demonstrate professional and appropriate dispositions by completing a required field experience. Demonstrate advocacy and marketing skills by completing a required field experience. ... [-]

MSc in International Healthcare Leadership

The University of Manchester, China Centre
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years March 2019 China Shanghai China Online + 1 more

This unique Masters’ programme focuses on the global challenges facing healthcare leaders, and the roles that clinicians, managers, and the wider healthcare economy can play in reshaping healthcare services. It will equip current and aspiring leaders and managers with cutting-edge knowledge and practice from around the world. It is particularly beneficial for those who need to challenge their healthcare-specific knowledge and maximize their potential. After graduating, your leadership skills will help organizations around the world design and deliver healthcare that creates public value and puts the patient at the heart of everything. [+]

The University of Manchester is one of the UK’s original 'redbrick' universities with a proud history, including 25 Nobel Prize winners among its legacy. It has been a place nurturing knowledge and connecting the brightest minds to find innovative solutions to the world's greatest challenges. Reputably UK’s largest campus-based University, Manchester offers specialist and interdisciplinary courses with highest academic rigor.

The University of Manchester China Centre was established in 2008, originally responsible for bringing blended learning courses from Alliance Manchester Business Schools to China. It officially re-opened as The University Manchester China Centre on 25th September 2016 by President and Vice-Chancellor of the University Prof. Dame Nancy Rothwell. Courses accessible include Part-time MBA Programmes, Specialist Masters’ Programmes and collaborative programs with Shanghai Tongji University and Shanghai JiaoTong University.... [-]


Master in Kinesiology (MSc)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 USA Warrensburg

UCM's Nutrition and Kinesiology Department's mission is to develop successful professionals in Nutrition and Kinesiology, instilling an appreciation for helping all people lead healthy and physically active lifestyles. [+]

UCM's Nutrition and Kinesiology Department's mission is to develop successful professionals in Nutrition and Kinesiology, instilling an appreciation for helping all people lead healthy and physically active lifestyles.

The Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology offers a master's program with four specialties.Graduate Program in Kinesiology:

With emphasis choices of

Exercise Science Sport Management Pedagogy (Physical Education) Nutrition

Specializations

Interested in the Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology? Become a student and advance your career by obtaining your graduate degree in this growing field.

A master's degree in kinesiology provides you with the choice of three specific areas of specialization.... [-]


Master of Science in Health Care Management

California State University Los Angeles - College of Business and Economics
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Los Angeles

The Master of Science degree in Health Care Management assists people presently or previously employed in healthcare to develop the necessary managerial skills and awareness of recent innovations in health care delivery systems in order to fulfill the responsibilities of management positions in the industry. [+]

Master of Science in Health Care Management

The Master of Science degree in Health Care Management assists people presently or previously employed in healthcare to develop the necessary managerial skills and awareness of recent innovations in health care delivery systems in order to fulfill the responsibilities of management positions in the industry. The program’s unique interdisciplinary character permits students to take courses in many disciplines, including management, nursing, marketing, computer information systems, accounting, finance, health science, and others.

Admission to the Program

In addition to university requirements for admission to CSULA for graduate study, the Health Care Management program requires a grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.75 in the last 90 quarter units (60 semester units) attempted. In addition, the program requires one or more years of work experience in healthcare and two letters of recommendation.To apply for admission to the program, applicants should send the following:... [-]


Master in Clinical Translation Management

University of St. Thomas
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years August 2019 USA Houston + 1 more

Clinical mental health counselors provide direct counseling services to clients by utilizing psychotherapy approaches and practical problem-solving to support individual, family, and community change. [+]

Master in Clinical Translation Management

Clinical mental health counselors provide direct counseling services to clients by utilizing psychotherapy approaches and practical problem-solving to support individual, family, and community change. They practice in private practice, community, managed care, medical, business, educational and religious settings. The Master of Science (M.S.) program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at UST is designed to develop mental health leaders to serve the community as licensed professional counselors (LPCs). Our program upholds the highest standards of ethical, legal, and professional conduct; evidence-based clinical practice; social and cultural diversity; social justice and the dignity of all persons; and the ongoing dialog between faith and reason.... [-]


Master’s in Healthcare Administration

Felician University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Rutherford

The Felician University Master of Science in Healthcare Administration (MSHA) enables students to develop strategic leadership approaches to solving problems in organizations as well as advancing their professional careers while building awareness of the various aspects of the dynamic healthcare environment. [+]

America's healthcare systems, including providers, suppliers, insurance organizations, and policy organizations face a number of challenging imperatives in today’s healthcare environment. Administrators and managers require a deeper understanding of the implications of these imperatives as well as models of new ways of thinking and creating solutions.

The Felician University Master of Science in Healthcare Administration (MSHA) enables students to develop strategic leadership approaches to solving problems in organizations as well as advancing their professional careers while building awareness of the various aspects of the dynamic healthcare environment.

The MSHA program focuses on building core competencies including the ability to integrate and apply 21st-century leadership concepts, work in and manage teams, communicate effectively to multiple audiences, make better business decisions, and demonstrate personal and organizational ethical and professional standards. Advanced courses include scholarly project work and an optional executive field placement/capstone.... [-]


Master of Science in Medical Biotechnology

Manipal Academy of Higher Education Dubai
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

MSc Medical Biotechnology is a specialization program aimed at providing an excellent opportunity for the students to take off in a promising career in the field of medical research and diagnostics. It was introduced with the vision of empowering students with the knowledge, skills, and latest developments in this frontier science. [+]

Overview

Medical Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary field which has tremendous significance in the pharmaceutical industry. It finds application in drug production, gene therapy, and genetic testing. It can be used to make efficient, cost-effective, innovative medicines. It has the potential to improve healthcare through the development of diagnostic kits, development of tailor-made medicines, accurate methods of determining appropriate drug dosages, improvement of vaccines. MSc Medical Biotechnology is a specialization program aimed at providing an excellent opportunity for the students to take off in a promising career in the field of medical research and diagnostics. It was introduced with the vision of empowering students with the knowledge, skills, and latest developments in this frontier science.... [-]


MSc in Mental Health Psychology

University of Liverpool Online Programmes
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom Liverpool UK Online + 1 more

Gain sought-after professional expertise in mental health and wellbeing, take the first step towards a career in counselling or build the research skills needed for a doctoral degree with this fully online master from a University that’s in the top 1% worldwide. [+]

Increase your professional expertise in mental health and wellbeing, take the first step towards a career in counselling or build the research skills needed for a doctoral degree with this fully online master from a leading UK research university. Benefit from the programme’s positive approach to mental well-being and increase your awareness of cultural factors affecting mental health. This master builds on your previous experience, without requiring that you have an undergraduate degree in psychology. The programme balances practical and research skills and brings you into contact with an international cohort of working professionals from different backgrounds. Graduate ready to progress to a doctoral degree and/or to promote mental wellbeing in professional roles in a wide range of sectors – such as health, education, and training – across the globe.*... [-]