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Master of Health Science

We are no longer accepting applications for the fall 2020 cohort.

About the MHS Program

The Master of Health Science (MHS) program trains health professionals through educational programs, research, and community service opportunities so that they may make a substantive contribution to the health of individuals, communities, and the environment.  The program prepares its students for leadership positions in public health, other public and private health promoting agencies, and health care institutions. 

Emphasis Areas

Students in the MHS program will choose from one of three emphasis areas: Health Promotion, Health Policy and Health Services Leadership.

Health Promotion

Emphasis Area

Health Policy

Emphasis Area

Health Services Leadership

Emphasis Area

Research, Service, and Networking Opportunities

The Master of Health Science program works closely with the Center for Health Policy and the Center for the Study of Aging to give students access to community-based research and service opportunities. Students also support the coordination of health-oriented events where they can network with healthcare professionals from a wide variety of organizations.