Top Master Degrees in Health 2019 in North America
Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
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, la
Our accredited Master of Physician Assistant Studies program provides classroom, laboratory, simulations and clinical rotations that prepare graduates for careers as physician assistants.
The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) has granted Accreditation-Continued to UT Health San Antonio’s Physician Assistant Program sponsored by the University of Texas
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....
Now is the time to accelerate your healthcare career with a Master of Health Administration (MHA) from Webster University.The healthcare industry is one of the fastest gr
M.H.A. Health Administration
Now is the time to accelerate your healthcare career with a Master of Health Administration (MHA) from Webster University.The healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing areas of today's economy, making the need for well-trained healthcare professionals even more critical. These professionals are an invaluable piece of the medical and health industry and are often involved in planning, directing, coordinating and supervising the healthcare we count on for ourselves and our families.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job opportunities for medical and health services managers are expected to grow much faster in the next 10 years, allowing those in the healthcare administration to have even more specialized options to choose from in the future....
University of San Francisco - School of Nursing and Health Professions
The Master of Public Health program prepares future public health leaders to address pressing public health issues at the local, state, national, and global levels. The M
An interprofessional degree for tomorrow's public health leaders. Study public health in classrooms that extend well beyond campus borders, into a city famous for its forward-thinking approach to public health advocacy and community outreach.
The Master of Public Health program prepares future public health leaders to address pressing public health issues at the local, state, national, and global levels. The MPH promotes community engagement, professional collaborations, evidence-based practice, and public health advocacy. Graduates gain the knowledge and skills to improve population health while identifying and assessing the health needs of underserved populations in their communities and around the world, with an emphasis on preventative strategies and practices....
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 deliv
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.
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....
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health - Online
A two-year, online master's program that equips students with the necessary skills to develop sustainable solutions to transcend borders and advance health initiatives th
The Master of Applied Science in Community-Based Primary Health Care Programs in Global Health is a fully online degree program offered by the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and is ideal for those who are currently working or plan to work in developing countries across the world.
The program provides students with an overview of the basic components of global or international health, including health systems, health information, epidemiology/disease control, maternal and child health, and social, cultural, and behavioral factors in health and disease.
This graduate program also includes coursework in evaluation and implementation, survey methods, planning, training, and learning programs. Students learn from and interact with a diverse faculty of public health researchers, practitioners and professionals with experience in advancing primary care health initiatives throughout the world....
The Respiratory Therapy Department offers a two-year graduate program for the individual who holds a bachelor’s degree in another field. In two years, qualified individua
Respiratory Therapy at Bellarmine
The Respiratory Therapy Department offers a two-year graduate program for the individual who holds a bachelor’s degree in another field. In two years, qualified individuals can earn a master’s degree and begin an exciting career as a respiratory therapist. Respiratory therapists are healthcare professionals who evaluate and treat persons of all ages having lung and heart disorders. The responsibilities of the therapist include pulmonary function assessment, diagnostic testing, administering oxygen and aerosolized drugs, breathing retraining and pulmonary rehabilitation, acute care management of patients requiring ventilatory support, and emergency care. Respiratory therapists find careers in multiple settings including the hospital, home care, and rehabilitation....
Tulane University - Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program (School of Medicine)
A one-year post-baccalaureate program leading to the MS degree in Pharmacology, designed for those interested in improving their credentials to gain admission to a medica
Top Masters in North America 2019. A one-year post-baccalaureate program leading to the MS degree in Pharmacology.
Designed for those interested in improving their credentials to gain admission to a medical or dental school.
Class size is maintained at less than 35 to create a more personal connection between students & faculty.
Students in our MS program take the School of Medicine's 2nd-year Medical Pharmacology course (taught separately in a different sequence).
All graduate courses are taught within the School of Medicine by full-time Medical School faculty.
Successful performance will significantly improve one's credentials for applying to a medical or dental school.
Students who took the MCAT a second time after completing our MS program between 2009-2013 significantly increased their MCAT score by 3.5±1.8(n=47, P<0.0001) (based upon the pre-2015 MCAT scale of 3-45).
Over the past 5 years, 78.5% of pharmacology MS graduates have gained admittance into medical, dental or graduate school (113/144 students for classes graduating between 2013-2017).
To train students in the principles underlying the discipline of pharmacology.
To learn the approach, rationale, and methods required to design and conduct research in pharmacology.
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.
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
Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students
A New Career in Nursing
The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing's Graduate Entry Nursing Program is your gateway to the exciting, challenging, and fulfilling field of nursing. The Graduate Entry Nursing Program is for students who are ready for a career in nursing and to receive a Master of Nursing degree. This graduate degree prepares students for practice as an advanced generalist registered nurse and to lead interprofessional, evidence-based initiatives. The Master of Nursing degree also allows you to pursue an MSN, DNP, Ph.D., or DNP/Ph.D. degree.
Graduate Entry Nursing Program Highlights
The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing has offered post-baccalaureate, graduate entry nursing education since 1979
MN students have over 1,000 hours of clinical experiences
Our students earn up to 15 credits toward most MSN majors
Student have the opportunity to volunteer in the CWRU Student-Run Free Clinic to receive interprofessional learning experiences
Our students routinely pass above the national average on the NCLEX, the RN licensure exam
Teaching and learning strategies are geared to the unique learning needs of individuals entering nursing at the graduate level
As part of Case Western Reserve University, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing is both a research-intensive environment and a leader in clinical education
MN students fulfill their clinical hours at prominent healthcare organizations and world-class hospitals, including University Hospitals Case Medical Center, the Cleveland Clinic, MetroHealth Medical Center and the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center.
Application information is available on our Graduate Entry Applications Instructions page....
Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick
Healthcare services management is a growing and changing space with an increased demand for healthcare managers who can improve business and clinical outcomes. And, as he
Healthcare services management is a growing and changing space with an increased demand for healthcare managers who can improve business and clinical outcomes. And, as healthcare reform laws through the Affordable Care Act continue to change industry standards and operations, the need becomes even greater. Rutgers Business School’s Master of Science in Healthcare Services Management (MSHSM) will give you the tools, insight, and expertise you need to be a successful operational leader in the healthcare provider space. A multidisciplinary and innovative program, the MSHSM offers a customized, business-oriented and practice-based MBA curriculum applied to the healthcare services sector. Our program is designed to hone leadership and develop a data-driven process orientation, helping provider managers improve quality, reduce costs and increase patient satisfaction. At just 36 credits, this flexible, hybrid program can be tailored to fit your busy schedule and can be fast-tracked and completed in one year. Practice-based capstone projects give you practical experience to apply what you’ve learned in classes taught by elite health care and management scholars—all in one of the most health-services-dense areas in the United States. Whether you have transitioned from a clinical care practitioner into management or consulting, or seek to do so, our program will empower you to become a confident, strategic leader in hospitals or provider organizations and their extended supply chains....
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
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,
The health needs of special populations,
Data analysis and evaluation,
Policy planning and administration,
Environmental justice, and
While some positions require specialized training, most demand a strong interdisciplinary foundation for practice.
LaGrange College launches a master's degree program in Clinical Mental Health in fall, 2015. If you see yourself working as a Licensed Professional Counselor practicing i
Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Prepare for a career as a Licensed Professional Counselor.
LaGrange College launches a master's degree program in Clinical Mental Health in fall, 2015. If you see yourself working as a Licensed Professional Counselor practicing in settings such as mental health agencies, residential treatment programs or private practice, then this program may be for you.
Balance your life and your degree.
Classes meet exclusively in the evenings so you can meet your other obligations and still advance professionally.
Make a difference.
As a Counseling student, you will plan and implement service and advocacy projects in the community while earning your degree....
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 o
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:...
The College of Nursing offers online master's, post-master's certificate and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs, including an MSN in Nursing Administration pro
The College of Nursing offers online master's, post-master's certificate and the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs, including an MSN in Nursing Administration program. The Ph.D. program is designed for small cohorts (7-10 students each year) with flexible scheduling and tuition support. Specific programs prepare nurses for roles as advanced practice nurses, nurse leaders and executives and nurse scientists.
The College of Nursing offers graduate programs in the following advance practice nursing and leadership specialties:
Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (AGACNP)
Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner - Family (PMHNP-Family)
Nursing Administration - Organizational Leadership
American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
The goal of the Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAOM) program is to train you to become a licensed acupuncturist.
The goal of the Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAOM) program is to train you to become a licensed acupuncturist.
Overview of the Program
The Master of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine program is one of the most comprehensive programs in acupuncture, herbology, and biomedicine. The doctoral program includes 163 total credits. You will learn acupuncture and herbology extensively (361 regular points, 300 herbs, 200 formulas), along with tai-chi and qi-gong, tui-na, biomedical sciences, professional development, integrated medicine, clinical medicine studies, and clinical training. In addition, the college has a very strong clinical training program that includes observation opportunities at Houston Methodist Hospitals and hospitals in China. To receive a sample of the type of content that you will be learning, please request more information....