Distance learning Master Degree

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A master is a graduate degree that is meant to be completed after finishing a bachelor. Although they may take between one and three years of study, most master's programs may be completed in about two years.

Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.

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Master of Applied Science in Population Health Management

Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health - Online
Online Part time 2 years September 2018 USA USA Online

A two-year, online master's program focused on understanding and leading the transformation of hospital and health systems to value-based reimbursement. [+]

The Master of Applied Science in Population Health Management is an online, part-time degree focused on the management systems that influence the health of populations and the transition to value-based reimbursement.Offered by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, this graduate program focuses on understanding and leading population health management systems, and is targeted to clinicians and managers actively engaged in hospital and health systems' transformation to value-based, population-focused care delivery.

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Master of Public Health

The Milken Institute School of Public Health
Online Full time September 2018 USA Washington DC

MPH@GW is the online Master of Public Health (MPH) from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University. With classes developed and delivered by GW’s world-class faculty, MPH@GW features the same rigorous academics and selective admissions criteria as the on-campus program. [+]

MPH@GW is the online Master of Public Health (MPH) from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University. With classes developed and delivered by GW’s world-class faculty, MPH@GW features the same rigorous academics and selective admissions criteria as the on-campus program.

Through a dynamic blend of live online content, high-level collaboration with faculty and peers and real-world experience, MPH@GW prepares public health professionals to make a difference in global communities.

Benefits

Dynamic Virtual Campus Experience – Classes are hosted in weekly, face-to-face online settings that utilize video conferencing technology to create an intimate learning environment. Weekly sessions are supplemented by multimedia coursework completed throughout the week as well as familiar social interactions with peers and faculty.... [-]


Master in Public Health (MPH)

A.T. Still University, Online
Online Full time Part time 2 - 5 years September 2018 USA Kirksville + 1 more

This 100% online program prepares graduates to become seasoned professionals in the field of public health. The focus is to create elite healthcare professionals who are prepared and driven to make a difference and lead the future of public health. [+]

This 100% online program prepares graduates to become seasoned professionals in the field of public health. The focus is to create elite healthcare professionals who are prepared and driven to make a difference and lead the future of public health.

This program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and is ranked #1 Online Public Health Master’s Degree by bestcolleges.com.

Chair: Mary-Katherine Smith, DrPH, MPH, MCHES, CPH Credits: 48 Cost/Credit: $638 Total Cost: $30,624 Length: 2 years on average (5-year max)

Overview

The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree at A.T. Still University prepares graduates to become seasoned professionals in the field of public health. The focus of this master’s in public health online is to create elite healthcare professionals who are prepared and driven to make a difference and lead the future of healthcare.... [-]


Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

University of San Francisco - School of Nursing and Health Professions
Online Full time September 2018 USA San Francisco

This pathway of the Master of Science in Nursing program prepares RNs already holding an associate’s or bachelor’s degree to advance within the field by gaining experience to develop and manage patient care plans, and to advocate for best practices and outcomes within the health care field.

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This pathway of the Master of Science in Nursing program prepares RNs already holding an associate’s or bachelor’s degree to advance within the field by gaining experience to develop and manage patient care plans, and to advocate for best practices and outcomes within the healthcare field. The program, rated among the top in the country, prepares students as Clinical Nurse Leaders (CNLs). It comprises 35 credits for RNs with a BSN and 46 credits for RNs with an ADN over the course of two years of study. Designed with a flexible schedule of classroom instruction plus clinical practice.

The CNL Role

The new Clinical Nurse Leader role prepares nurses as clinical leaders in often complex environments to assist patients in creating an experience of a coordinated approach to care. The CNL role is a pivotal role that allows healthcare professional teams to be creative in envisioning how other roles will best promote reliable and competent patient care.... [-]


Online Master of Health Management

McMaster University
Online Full time Part time 12 - 32 months Open Enrollment Canada Hamilton + 1 more

The Master of Health Management Program prepares healthcare professionals to meet the challenges of a career in healthcare management. [+]

Bridging the gap between health professional and health management Providing, instilling & promoting continuous learning among health professionals

Current health professionals are required to respond to unique leadership demands. The Master of Health Management Program prepares healthcare professionals to meet the challenges of a career in healthcare management.

COMPETENCIES

Upon completion of the MHM program, successful graduates will demonstrate expertise in the following core competencies:

Lifelong Learning Understanding, demonstrating and promoting the necessity for continuous learning among professionals. Communication Skills Understanding and demonstrating effective communication styles and techniques and use of related technologies. Conceptual Skills Identifying, synthesizing and analyzing information in a coherent and methodical way to advance problem-solving and the creation of new information. Awareness of the Political and Health Care Environments Awareness and appreciation of the complexities and interrelationship between the political and healthcare environments. Financial Management Demonstrate an understanding of financial data and related management techniques which support good financial management practices. Research Awareness Awareness and demonstrated an understanding of the creation and use of research. Leadership Awareness and demonstration of skills which motivate others to excel within an ethical and supportive environment. Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources Management Demonstrate an understanding of how organizations function and human resources play a key role within organizations. Full-time Program at a Glance ... [-]

Master of Healthcare Leadership

Southern Cross University (Online)
Online Part time 2 years

Healthcare is Australia’s largest industry. It’s growing, but it’s also changing. We’re living longer but we also want to live better. The challenge for the health industry is in planning for, responding to and effectively managing change in a complex and busy environment. [+]

Duration: Two years part-time Advanced standing: Call us to see if you qualify Study periods: Jan, Mar, Apr, July, Aug, Oct Fees: $2050 per unit, find out about FEE-HELP Units: 12 Rankings: Nursing research ranked highest possible classification in the ERA national report. Prepare for the future of healthcare

Healthcare is Australia’s largest industry. It’s growing, but it’s also changing. We’re living longer but we also want to live better. The challenge for the health industry is in planning for, responding to and effectively managing change in a complex and busy environment.

Dr. Louise Horstmanshof, the Course Coordinator for the Master of Healthcare Leadership online at Southern Cross University, says ‘we’re preparing in many ways for an unknown future’.... [-]


Master's Degree In Naturopathy And Parapharmacy. Online / Online

ISMET - Formación en salud y terapias naturales
Online Full time 10 months September 2018 Spain Barcelona Spain Online + 1 more

Naturopathy with a holistic view of the human being, is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a health area that works on the prevention, treatment and promotion of optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods to promote the act-healing process (vix medicatrix naturae). This master program allows us to encompass the three major areas of naturopathy through naturopathic diet therapy, phytotherapy (medicinal plants) and orthomolecular therapy (nutritional supplements) together with other subjects. [+]

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September 2018 / Duration 1 academic year / Face-to-face mode. Barcelona, ​​Spain)

October 2018 / Duration 1 academic year / Online mode (10 months)

Presentation

Throughout history, the human being has used a large number of natural resources to heal, balance and restore the health of people and even animals.

Naturopathy encompasses therapeutic practices with the aim of preserving health, preventing and treating disease or imbalance, whether physical, emotional and / or energetic.

Naturopathy with a holistic view of the human being, is defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a health area that works on the prevention, treatment and promotion of optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods to promote the act-healing process (vix medicatrix naturae).... [-]


Masters in Public Health

University of Illinois Springfield
Online Full time Part time June 2018 USA USA Online

Public health is an essential function of modern society. It is, in the words of the Institute of Medicine, “What we as a society do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy.” [+]

About the Masters in Public Health

Public health is an essential function of modern society. It is, in the words of the Institute of Medicine, “What we as a society do collectively to assure the conditions in which people can be healthy.”

Public health professionals must deal with myriad issues: Prevention and control of disease, Access to quality healthcare, Environmental protection, The health needs of special populations, Data analysis and evaluation, Policy planning and administration, Environmental justice, and Health Promotion.

While some positions require specialized training, most demand a strong interdisciplinary foundation for practice.

Our Mission

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Master in Pediatric Obesity

The College of Contemporary Health
Online Part time 12 weeks April 2019 United Kingdom London

This module focuses on the challenges of the obesogenic environment and how to mitigate it for children aged 2-18 years.

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Online Distance Learning

This module focuses on the challenges of the obesogenic environment and how to mitigate it for children aged 2-18 years.

This module is validated by London South Bank University.

Module Aims

The module aims to:

Provide an understanding of the challenges we face in tackling pediatric obesity. Review the immediate and long-term health and well-being consequences of pediatric obesity. Facilitate the design of best practice protocols for prevention and treatment of obesity, suitable for children between 2 years and 18 years. Add to the body of knowledge in Obesity DebateGraph Module Content

Obesity in the 2-18-year-old age range generates immediate and long-term health and well-being consequences. In this module, nutritional, genetic and environmental risk factors are reviewed. Trends and patterns – locally and globally will be considered along with preventative and treatment approaches and initiatives in different settings. Analysis of the ongoing repercussions of obesity in this period, both physiologically and, particularly, psychologically, are key issues, along with the roles of parents, teachers, and government in addressing this problem. Each module intake starts with a specifically designed Introduction to Academic Online Learning. Students are required to complete some simple assignments to ensure they are able not only to work in the online environment but also are aware of the requirements for academic study at this level.... [-]


Master of Public Health (MPH)

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

Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills and insights to shape public health and make a difference in your community wherever you are in the world. The fully online MPH provides an international and integrated approach, developing your knowledge [+]

Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills and insights to shape public health and make a difference in your community wherever you are in the world. The fully online APHEA-accredited* MPH provides an international and integrated approach, developing your knowledge in all the main disciplines of public health. The programme equips you with the practical knowledge, problem-solving and research skills enabling you to respond to health inequalities and manage and evaluate public health programmes in complex multicultural environments. The online MPH helps prepare you to take on responsible positions within public, NGO and international settings.**

Worldwide except for the UK:

* Many countries have their own accrediting bodies, and degree recognition differs from country to country. If you reside outside of the United Kingdom, please review your country of residence’s requirements to confirm recognition of your programme. ... [-]


Master Of Public Administration With An Emphasis In Health Care Management

Grand Canyon University
Online Part time September 2018 USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City South Phoenix Scottsdale + 3 more

If you would like to work in a leadership role in a public sector healthcare organization, Grand Canyon University's (G.C.U.) Master of Public Administration with an Emphasis in Healthcare Management degree offers a way to gain critical insights into this dynamic field.

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Offered By: College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview

Prepare to Lead in Public Health CareIf you would like to work in a leadership role in a public sector healthcare organization, Grand Canyon University's (GCU) Master of Public Administration with an Emphasis in Healthcare Management degree offers a way to gain critical insights into this dynamic field. The College of Humanities and Social Sciences designed this program to allow you to explore the principles and models for the recognition, analysis, and resolution of ethical dilemmas in health occupations. Legal responsibility, workplace safety and the healthcare facility's obligation to provide protection from injury for patients, their families and staff are topics that are examined. In addition, you examine practical financial analysis skills that have immediate application within the healthcare industry.... [-]


Research Master in Health Sciences specializing in Genetic Epidemiology

Erasmus MC Netherlands Institute for Health Sciences - Erasmus University Rotterdam
Online Full time 2 months August 2018 Netherlands Rotterdam

Just graduated with a Bachelor Degree in clinical, public health or biomedical sciences and want to start making substantial contributions to future developments in medicine as a researcher? Then this Research Master is for you! With a wide range of specialisations and guidance from some of the greatest minds in these fields, you will be well on your way to a very successful research career. [+]

The Research Master programme in Health Sciences aims to provide students with a thorough understanding of methods in either clinical or public health research. Specializations include clinical epidemiology, epidemiology, public health epidemiology, genetic and molecular epidemiology, and health economic analysis. After completion, candidates will have the knowledge, understanding and skills to propose state-of-the-art studies, write excellent study protocols, perform the research, analyze the data using modern statistical techniques, make defensible causal inferences, come to justified conclusions, and write outstanding research papers. Depending on the choice of specialization, the candidate will focus on for example clinical trials, population studies, public health interventions, or modeling studies.... [-]


Public Health, Master's Degree

Monroe College
Online Full time 3 years September 2018 USA New Rochelle Flushing Bronx + 2 more

The King Graduate School’s Master’s in Public Health (MPH) program is designed to prepare its graduates for careers in government agencies, academia, healthcare institutions, public health interest groups and nonprofit organizations. [+]

Overview

The King Graduate School’s Master’s in Public Health (MPH) program is designed to prepare its graduates for careers in government agencies, academia, healthcare institutions, public health interest groups and nonprofit organizations.

Public health is a diverse field that attracts professionals from various educational backgrounds who work to address complex health issues such as sexually transmitted infections, chronic diseases, environmental hazards and substance abuse. It serves communities locally and/or globally to improve peoples’ health and prolong lives. Public health professionals need to collaborate with clinicians, health care agencies and community members to identify resources that help mitigate these health issues and prevent future health problems.... [-]


Master of Nursing Online

James Cook University Online
Online Part time 24 months Open Enrollment Australia Australia Online

At James Cook University, our Master of Nursing will empower you to understand and implement research and embrace leadership or educational practice roles in a hospital environment. You’ll be equipped to step up and drive the change needed to optimize your patients’ health outcomes. [+]

Course Duration: 24 months part-time* Course Fees: $2,500 per subject. FEE-HELP is available. Course Study Periods: Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept, Oct Course Subjects: 12 Majors: Leadership and Management, Education

*Duration depends on Recognition of Prior Learning

Course introduction

Is it time to elevate your nursing career?

With a rapidly aging population and the growing burden of chronic disease, Australia’s health system faces mounting challenges.

The nursing profession is also evolving to keep pace with increasing healthcare demands. Nurses are now taking on more complex roles in the workplace to deliver safer, more efficient and better patient care.

At James Cook University, our Master of Nursing will empower you to understand and implement research and embrace leadership or educational practice roles in a hospital environment. You’ll be equipped to step up and drive the change needed to optimize your patients’ health outcomes.... [-]


Master of Health Science

Washburn University
Online Full time Part time 21 - 42 months August 2018 USA Topeka + 1 more

The Master of Health Science (MHS) in Health Care Education mission is to prepare existing healthcare professionals to be effective teachers and leaders who are capable of serving diverse learners within healthcare organizations and allied health degree programs. [+]

The Master of Health Science (MHS) in Health Care Education mission is to prepare existing healthcare professionals to be effective teachers and leaders who are capable of serving diverse learners within healthcare organizations and allied health degree programs. The MHS program is designed to provide small cohorts instruction in 8-week classes, one subject at a time, allowing full-time health care professionals to complete their master's degree while working full-time. Cohorts begin each fall. The program is fully online and asynchronous.

MHS Admission Criteria

To be eligible for the MHS program, you must have 1. Completed a Bachelor's degree and 2 years professional work experience in a healthcare environment. Professional experience includes, but is not limited to:... [-]