Master of Science in Health Science

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The Master of Science in Health Science (MSHS) degree program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) offers a 5-semester (20-month) capstone option or 6-semester (24-month) thesis option. This online graduate program is designed to enable working health professionals, such as strength coaches, personal trainers, certified athletic trainers, military personnel, and physical educators, to advance their career opportunities and educational goals. The MSHS program includes specialty tracks in Health & Wellness Coaching, Sport Performance, Rehabilitative Science, Healthcare Administration, and Healthcare Professions Education.

Prospective students should have a bachelor’s degree in a related field and preference is given to individuals with two years of professional experience in exercise science, sport performance, healthcare, or occupational performance, as well as fitness professionals who hold licenses from a National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCAA) accredited organization (ACE, ACSM, IFPA, NASM, NATA, NCSF, NETA, NFPT, NSCA or Cooper Institute).

Last updated Sep 2020

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Welcome to Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP), an accredited institution recognized for evidence-based, meaningful graduate healthcare education. Established in 1998 as an exclus ... Read More

Welcome to Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP), an accredited institution recognized for evidence-based, meaningful graduate healthcare education. Established in 1998 as an exclusive post-professional graduate healthcare institution, RMUoHP has a reputation for exceptional, high quality, rigorous healthcare education programs and has a diverse student body and alumni from all 50 states as well as a stellar and nationally respected faculty representing healthcare practice, research and education throughout the country. Our academic models of delivery allow our limited-residency students to continue with their life roles without relocating and our residency students to begin and end their full-time studies in beautiful Provo, Utah. Read less