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Top 34 Master Degrees in Healthcare Technology 2019/2020

A master’s degree is awarded by private and public institutions of higher learning. Students obtain knowledge, techniques and skills related to a specialized subject matter. Typically, the program is completed in two years.

What is a Master in Medical Technology? The master’s program prepares students to enter the medical technology field as working professionals, to obtain certification or to pursue an advanced degree. Participants are trained as generalists equipped to work in a variety of laboratory departments, such as molecular diagnostics, microbiology, immunology, hematology and chemistry. The types of course topics covered may include toxicology, physiology, molecular genetics, biology, genomics and pharmacology.

The skills gained in a master’s degree program could be instrumental in allowing a person to advance in his or her career. Furthermore, graduate degree programs can provide students with knowledge of the latest innovations in medical technology, which could qualify them for promotions and raises.    

Although the program is offered by academic institutions around the world, the similarities stop there. The enrollment and tuition fees vary among the schools. It’s recommended to contact schools about the latest tuition costs and scholarship opportunities.  

Medical technology is a high-demand field offering numerous opportunities for employment and career advancement. Well-trained, qualified candidates play a pivotal role in the daily work activities of physicians who rely on their expertise. Common work environments for graduates include universities, public health institutions, clinics and privately owned labs. However, hospitals employ the most technologists. The strong demand for these professionals opens up a variety of career paths. Graduates can specialize in areas such as phlebotomy, cytotechnology or surgical technology.

Enrolling in a master’s program is convenient and easy with online colleges and universities. Your academic and career success are at your fingertips with internet access and a computer. 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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34 Results in Healthcare Technology

University Vita-Salute San Raffaele

This 2-Year Master’s Degree in Biotechnology and Medical Biology bridges theoretical knowledge to hands-on training in biological research, with an emphasis on biological ... [+]

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This 2-Year Master’s Degree in Biotechnology and Medical Biology bridges theoretical knowledge to hands-on training in biological research, with an emphasis on biological processes underpinning human physiology and pathology.

Our Master Graduates will be exposed to intensive training in the research laboratories of the San Raffaele Scientific Institute (or in linked institutions in Italy and abroad) culminating in the discussion of a written dissertation. Thus, our Master Graduates will be leading through a short yet complete research project; they will personally know what and why to look for, how to design a research project, how to generate and interpret data, and how to communicate their results to other researchers, through both oral and written presentations in English. ... [-]

Italy Milan
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Zhejiang Wanli University

This program, provided by the Faculty of Biological & Environmental Sciences of ZWU, has a foundation of 60-year development in bioengineering related fields, adoptin ... [+]

This program, provided by the Faculty of Biological & Environmental Sciences of ZWU, has a foundation of 60-year development in bioengineering related fields, adopting dual tutorial system to ensure mentors from school and enterprise mutually share the guidance work to students’ course study, project research, internship and graduation dissertation and so on in order to cultivate applied and inter-disciplinary talents, with strong practical and innovation abilities, who are able to engaged in pharmaceuticals, technology development, engineering design and biological processing design and control in related fields of biological health food, biological agriculture and marine biology.

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China Ningbo
September 2019
Full-time
2.5 - 2.5 years
Campus
University of Turku

Master's Degree Programme in Future Health and Technology offers you a unique possibility to gain multidisciplinary and international expertise in health technology - one ... [+]

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Boost your future by combining health and technology in your education. Master's Degree Programme in Future Health and Technology offers you a unique possibility to gain multidisciplinary and international expertise in health technology - one of the most rapidly growing fields worldwide.

The Future Health & Technology is an international, multidisciplinary Master’s degree programme organised in collaboration of two universities: Fudan University and the University of Turku, and four departments: Department of Nursing Science and Department of Future Technologies at the University of Turku; School of Nursing and School of Information Science and Technology at Fudan University. Based on the various strengths and expertise of these departments this programme will respond to future professional needs in a modern way by connecting two important educational fields: health and technology.... [-]

Finland Turku
August 2020
Full-time
2 years
Campus
University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria

The master’s degree program is an extension and a deepening of the bachelor’s degree program “Medical Device Technology”. It is, however, suitable ... [+]

New Technolgies and Innovation for Medicine

The master’s degree program is an extension and a deepening of the bachelor’s degree program “Medical Device Technology”. It is, however, suitable for graduates of other technical-scientific courses of studies. It enables students to acquire profound knowledge of medical engineering that is primarily focused on medical device and rehabilitation technology and oriented towards the practical needs of professional and qualified persons.

Information Degree: Dipl.-Ing. Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Annual intake: 23 Mode of studies: Full-time Tuition Language: English Main focuses of the education

The consecutive master's degree program Medical Engineering trains students to act as engineers with the ability to develop medical and rehabilitation devices in the regulatory framework of European and US-markets.... [-]

Austria Linz
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Full-time
4 semesters
Campus
University Of Tuebingen Faculty Of Medicine

The interprofessional and innovative master’s degree program in Biomedical Technologies is characterized by practice orientation and internationality. Lectures are embedd ... [+]

The interprofessional and innovative master’s degree program in Biomedical Technologies is characterized by practice orientation and internationality. Lectures are embedded in a modern technological and medical environment and are supported by an interdisciplinary team of internationally well-known and distinguished scientists. Graduates are well prepared for various professional challenges and have excellent career perspectives in Biomedical Technologies.

The Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

Innovative. Interdisciplinary. International. Since 1477. The University of Tübingen has combined these leading principles in its teaching and research since its foundation. It is one of the oldest and most renowned universities in Germany and offers a first-class framework for professional studies, as well as the possibility to set personal accents and priorities. Many further amenities enhance the attractive study conditions, such as the campus sports program, the center for foreign languages, the interdisciplinary ‘Studium Generale’ and the modern university library. Let the university’s slogan speak for itself: attempto – I dare!... [-]

Germany Tübingen
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Rutgers School of Engineering

Rutgers School of Engineering provides students with a strong technical background and prepares them for leadership careers in exciting and challenging professions. Both ... [+]

Biomedical Engineering

https://bme.rutgers.edu/graduate-program

Advancing Engineering Leaders

Rutgers School of Engineering provides students with a strong technical background and prepares them for leadership careers in exciting and challenging professions. Both our teaching and research are firmly rooted in scientific principles while incorporating knowledge of today’s challenges.

Master of Science (MS) Master of Engineering (ME)

Rutgers’ Biomedical Engineering program has over 70 graduate faculty dedicated to providing students with a solid training different degree programs, each suited to students' different career interests. The graduate program is a joint venture between the School of Engineering and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, which is part of Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences. The program provides outstanding graduate-level training in six critical areas of biomedical engineering and technology including:... [-]

USA Piscataway Township
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Full-time
2 - 3 years
Campus
Karolinska Institutet

The Master's Programme in Health Informatics is aimed at students who are interested in information technology and its application to the fields of medicine and health ca ... [+]

The Master's Programme in Health Informatics is aimed at students who are interested in information technology and its application to the fields of medicine and health care. You will learn methods to make health care safer, more efficient and of higher quality through computer based information and knowledge management.

Programme presentation

Students may have their initial training in either health care or a technical discipline. During the first semester, students with technical backgrounds take courses in basic medical sciences, health care organisation and management, while students with medical backgrounds learn basic computer and systems sciences. The first semester ends with a joint course in health care information systems. The second semester covers basic health informatics methods for user needs and requirements engineering, standardisation within health informatics and evaluation. Parallel to these courses, health informatics related case studies will be discussed in a seminar series, after which the semester ends with a research project course. The third semester provides an opportunity for in-depth study of health informatics with two required courses in clinical decision support, modelling and simulation, as well as a block of elective courses. These elective courses can be taken either at Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm University or at any of the foreign universities that KI has an existing collaboration with. The fourth and final semester consists of a thesis in which students carry out a larger scientific study. The programme is given by Karolinska Institutet in conjunction with Stockholm University, and you receive get a joint degree from... [-]

Sweden Stockholm
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Full-time
2 years
Campus
Rome Business School

The Online Master in E-Health and Telemed Management combines the use of information technology and electronic communication, especially the internet, in the health secto ... [+]

Starting Date: each year, March and October

Under the patronage of SIT – the Italian Society of Telemedicine - The Rome Business School’s Online Master in E-Health and Telemed Management has been designed to supply training on organizational processes and technologies aimed at the proper introduction and management of ICT solutions and Telemedicine in Health Systems.

E-Health is the combined use of information technology and electronic communication, especially the internet, in the health sector, for clinical, educational and administrative purposes; both on-site and at distance (in which case it is called Telemedicine).

E-Health is not only a technical development but also represents a way of thinking, a commitment, an organizational approach to improve health care locally or regionally by using the new opportunities presented by Information and Communication Technology.... [-]

Italy Rome Italy Online
October 2019
Part-time
12 months
Online
Stevens Institute of Technology - Graduate Studies

Push the possibilities of biomedical solutions with a degree designed to propel your career. ... [+]

Overview

Push the possibilities of biomedical solutions with a degree designed to propel your career.

In the biomedical engineering graduate program at Stevens, you’ll work with recognized leaders in the field, conduct high-impact research and design life-enhancing technology. Our biomedical engineering master’s program graduates thrive in academia, industry, medicine and a range of expanding opportunities in biomedical innovation.

Stevens’ multidisciplinary biomedical engineering program blends advanced study in engineering, biology, life sciences, medicine, clinical applications, and bioethics. We give you the flexibility to pursue the areas of biomedical engineering that interest you most. You’ll investigate emerging areas alongside our actively patenting faculty, test and model new devices in world-class laboratories, and discover how far you can go in an entrepreneurial environment that rewards your scientific rigor and vision.... [-]

USA Hoboken
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Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
University of Wollongong

Health services in Australia, as in most countries, are experiencing a surge of interest and investment in e-health. The Master of Health Informatics is designed to provi ... [+]

Course summary

Health services in Australia, as in most countries, are experiencing a surge of interest and investment in e-health. The Master of Health Informatics is designed to provide IT professionals with specific knowledge of health informatics and provide health professionals with a better understanding of IT within their industry.

You will study core subjects in Knowledge Engineering, Introduction to Health Informatics, Information Design and Content Management, and Concepts and Issues in Healthcare Computing. Depending on your previous qualifications, you will complete subjects from either an Information Technology or Health specialisation. You will also complete a Professional Practice and Research Project.... [-]

Australia Wollongong
March 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
The University of Western Australia

Unique in Australia, this course offers a thorough grounding in state-of-the-art biotechnology in combination with training in the enterprise, commercialization and intel ... [+]

Unique in Australia, this course offers a thorough grounding in state-of-the-art biotechnology in combination with training in enterprise, commercialization and intellectual property (IP) protection with specializations in either Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Environmental Biotechnology, Genetics, and Breeding or Genetics and Genomics.

Using world-leading research staff, business experts and mentors in biotechnology companies, you're provided with the fundamental academic and business skills needed to make a significant contribution to the biotechnology sector.

About The Course

Biotechnology is rapidly becoming central to our lives. The use of plants, animals, and bacteria, enhanced by areas such as genetics and genomics gives rise to new food, fiber and chemical production routes, new strategies for environmental protection and stewardship as well as training the next generation of biomolecular scientists. This is a signature program that set us apart from other universities by offering a thorough grounding in state-of-the-art biotechnology and combining this with training in enterprise and commercialization. This includes developing the theory of genetics and molecular biology in parallel with skills training in practical techniques such as genomics, proteomics, metabolomics, recombinant DNA methods, and basic and advanced bioinformatics.... [-]

Australia Crawley
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Royal College of Art

The MRes Healthcare Design is a unique interdisciplinary two-year part-time programme that draws on the complementary expertise from the Royal College of Art’s School of ... [+]

Study at the World's number one ranked art and design university for five consecutive years (2015-2019) in the QS World University Subject Rankings.

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About the Programme

The Masters of Research (MRes) Healthcare and Design is offered part-time over two years with eight individual weeks of intensive teaching (four blocks of two weeks). The programme runs alongside the MSc Healthcare and Design programme awarded by Imperial College London and shares all of the teaching modules. The RCA MRes programme is aimed at a wide range of applicants including both design professionals, clinicians and healthcare professionals. The course is delivered in ‘burst mode’ and is suited to those employed while wishing to study for a part-time postgraduate degree.... [-]

United Kingdom London
September 2020
Part-time
2 years
Campus
University of Wroclaw

Second level studies in Medical Biotechnology at the Faculty of Biotechnology enable students to develop skills in solving problems arising in experimental work. Individu ... [+]

Second level studies in Medical Biotechnology at the Faculty of Biotechnology enable students to develop skills in solving problems arising in experimental work. Individual master's dissertation projects coordinated by the Faculty's research and teaching staff serve this purpose. The second cycle program reflects the specificity and high quality of scientific research of the Faculty's 15 research groups.

What can you learn?

A graduate of Medical Biotechnology:

Possesses comprehensive knowledge of the principles and practices of biological sciences, in particular of biochemistry and medical biotechnology, that is essential to perform professional duties in an interdisciplinary manner Is proficient in using bioinformatics tools and literature in the English language in his or her professional work; Is prepared to discuss scientific issues; Knows how to arrange individual and teamwork in the laboratory in accordance with the principles of bioethics and safety; Has knowledge of the implementation of research and application projects, Knows the principles for the creation and development of individual entrepreneurship and is well informed in the market of biotech companies; Is able to facilitate his or her further learning and career planning; Speaks English at B2+ level and uses professional English vocabulary related to biology, biochemistry, biomedicine, and biotechnology. ... [-]
Poland Wrocław
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
EADA Business School Barcelona

The Master in Pharmaceutical & Biotech Management is a cutting-edge programme covering the most recent developments in the pharmaceutical, biotech and life science in ... [+]

What is Master in Pharmaceutical & Biotech Management about?

The Master in Pharmaceutical & Biotech Management is a cutting-edge programme covering the most recent developments in the pharmaceutical, biotech and life science industry. EADA offers you the opportunity to join a top-ranked business school in the city centre of Barcelona, one of the European hubs of the sector.

At EADA, you learn qualitative and quantitative skills that provide added value to your profile in the industry. Classes are small and diverse, and participants learn from experienced faculty using the case study method.

The core courses take place in the first and second trimesters, with the opportunity to discover where your interest lies during the professional concentrations offered in the third trimester: Pharmaceutical, Consumer Healthcare, Biotechnology, Medical Devices, and eHealth.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
September 2019
Full-time
10 months
Campus
The University of Scranton Online

The University of Scranton's CAHME-accredited Master of Health Administration (MHA) in Health Informatics program puts the power of data in your hands. ... [+]

In today's information-driven world, data can open the door to better patient care, more efficient processes, and better policies throughout an organization. Use data as your guide to interpret and communicate process direction and organizational decision-making across departments. Improve community and population health by analyzing the relationships between access, quality, cost, resource allocation, accountability, and population.

Earn The University of Scranton's CAHME - accredited Master of Health Administration (MHA) in Health Informatics specialization by taking just two additional courses beyond the general MHA curriculum.

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USA Scranton
September 2019
Part-time
30 months
Online