12 Master Degrees in Allied Healthcare 2020

Earning an undergraduate degree gives individuals a solid foundation in a specific academic field. Those who pursue master’s degrees gain expert-level knowledge about their chosen subject. While it usually takes approximately two years to complete a master’s program, course length varies based on a variety of factors. Anyone who has observed the explosion in healthcare services around… Read more

Earning an undergraduate degree gives individuals a solid foundation in a specific academic field. Those who pursue master’s degrees gain expert-level knowledge about their chosen subject. While it usually takes approximately two years to complete a master’s program, course length varies based on a variety of factors.

Anyone who has observed the explosion in healthcare services around the globe likely has wondered, what is a Master in Allied Healthcare? Doctors and nurses aren’t the only professionals who help treat illness. Instead, there is a broad network of individuals who assist in diagnosing, treating and preventing ailments. Those who pursue a career in allied healthcare learn diagnostic, imaging, technical, therapeutic and patient support techniques. Students often take courses involving technology, biology, chemistry, pharmacology, psychology, behavior and health. Prior to receiving their degrees, program participants usually complete a capstone practicum or research and write a major paper.

While pursuing a Master in Allied Healthcare, individuals typically acquire the time management, project planning and patient treatment skills they need to succeed in their professional pursuits. They may also learn how to become effective leaders and meet tight deadlines, giving them competencies that help them excel personally.

Tuition, fees and other expenses for a Master in Allied Healthcare depend on a variety of factors, such as program location and duration. Prior to enrolling in a program, students often discuss total cost with program leaders.

After graduating with a Master in Allied Healthcare, program participants usually work in the field. Most pursue employment as imaging technicians, therapy providers, counselors, hospice workers, palliative care professionals or other allied health workers. Those who do not find employment as allied health professionals often choose to remain in academia, working as researchers, professors or educational administrators. Meanwhile, some graduates remain in school, choosing to enroll in doctoral programs.

Whether they take courses in a regular university or opt for online learning, students usually have choices to successfully earn a Master in Allied Healthcare. To get started, 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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Tartu Health Care College
Tartu, Estonia

The program consists of the following modules: Master's thesis (30 ECTS), Specialist subjects in Radiotherapy (30 ECTS), Internship in Radiotherapy (30 ECTS), and Basic subjec ... Read more

The program consists of the following modules: Master's thesis (30 ECTS), Specialist subjects in Radiotherapy (30 ECTS), Internship in Radiotherapy (30 ECTS), and Basic subjects (30 ECTS, incl. elective subjects 6 ECTS). Read less
Master
February 2020
Full-time
2 years
15 November 2019
English
Campus
 
Bellarmine University
Louisville, USA

Medical Laboratory Scientists (formerly Clinical Laboratory Scientists or Medical Technologists) provide the science that supports healthcare. Most diagnostic and therapeutic ... Read more

Medical Laboratory Scientists (formerly Clinical Laboratory Scientists or Medical Technologists) provide the science that supports healthcare. Most diagnostic and therapeutic medical decisions are based on laboratory test results generated by a Medical Laboratory Scientist. Read less
Master
01 September 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Åbo Akademi University
Turku, Finland + 1 More

Biomedical imaging has emerged as one of the most important technology areas in basic bioscience and biomedical research as well as in clinical medicine and translational rese ... Read more

Biomedical imaging has emerged as one of the most important technology areas in basic bioscience and biomedical research as well as in clinical medicine and translational research. The current technologies enable detailed real-time and non-invasive visualization of molecules, structures, and events in cells, tissues, and whole organisms. Read less
Master
August 2020
Full-time
2 years
22 January 2020
English
Campus
 
RMIT - Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Melbourne, Australia

Your career in laboratory medicine. Graduates are employed as medical scientists in the field of diagnostic pathology, as medical researchers, or as clinical investigators.

Your career in laboratory medicine. Graduates are employed as medical scientists in the field of diagnostic pathology, as medical researchers, or as clinical investigators. Read less
Master
01 February 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Mälardalen University
Eskilstuna, Sweden

Today’s complex health care puts high demands on the skills of nurses. As a student on the Master’s program, you will acquire in-depth knowledge of the Caring Sciences and of ... Read more

Today’s complex health care puts high demands on the skills of nurses. As a student on the Master’s program, you will acquire in-depth knowledge of the Caring Sciences and of scientific methodology. You will also acquire increased knowledge of how several professions in many different areas of knowledge work together within the field of health and welfare. Read less
Master
01 September 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Johannesburg
Johannesburg, South Africa

The programme is a full research degree. Students are required to undertake a research project and write a dissertation.

The programme is a full research degree. Students are required to undertake a research project and write a dissertation. Read less
Master
01 January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, USA

The master’s program builds a solid foundation for a successful career in laboratory animal science. Its courses focus on all aspects of laboratory animal science and animal f ... Read more

The master’s program builds a solid foundation for a successful career in laboratory animal science. Its courses focus on all aspects of laboratory animal science and animal facility management. Read less
Master
01 September 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Online
 
Alfaisal University
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

The Master in Radiological and Imaging Sciences (MRIS) at Alfaisal University is in Collaboration with King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre.

The Master in Radiological and Imaging Sciences (MRIS) at Alfaisal University is in Collaboration with King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre. Read less
Master
01 September 2020
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Rocky Mountain College
Billings, USA

Our 26-month program will train you to become a highly skilled medical professional. This rewarding career will allow you to work in the exciting world of medicine in a collab ... Read more

Our 26-month program will train you to become a highly skilled medical professional. This rewarding career will allow you to work in the exciting world of medicine in a collaborative environment where you will be an integral part of the healthcare team. Becoming a physician assistant will allow you to help others and make a positive difference in your community. A new class of 36 students begins each July. Read less
Master
01 July 2020
26 months
English
Campus
 
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
San Antonio, USA

The Master of Physician Assistant Studies program at UT Health San Antonio prepares physician assistants for their roles within the health care setting. Our classroom, laborat ... Read more

The Master of Physician Assistant Studies program at UT Health San Antonio prepares physician assistants for their roles within the health care setting. Our classroom, laboratory and supervised clinical practice experiences emphasize quality care and clinical skills in the primary care setting. Read less
Master
January 2020
Full-time
3 years
01 October 2019
English
Campus
 
Formación Alcalá
Jaén, Spain

Number of hours and credits: 1500 hours and 60 ECTS

Number of hours and credits: 1500 hours and 60 ECTS Read less
Master
01 September 2020
Part-time
8 months
Spanish
Online
 
Jordan University of Science and Technology
Irbid, Jordan

The Master Degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences /Clinical Biochemistry is awarded by the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST).

The Master Degree in Medical Laboratory Sciences /Clinical Biochemistry is awarded by the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST). Read less
Master
01 September 2020
Full-time
English
Campus