MS in Health Sciences

Applications for the MS in Health Sciences are not being accepted at this time.

If you are a health and rehabilitation professional or educator, our online Masters of Science in Health Sciences (MSHS) Program can easily fit into your busy life. How will pursuing an advanced degree benefit you?

You will graduate from this program with:  

  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of current trends and issues
  • Problem solving skills which prepare you to assume leadership roles

AND it’s designed to meet the educational needs of practicing health and rehabilitation professionals and educators,and those interested in obtaining a position in the healthcare industry.

The MSHS program consists of a minimum of 36 credit hours of course work.

Curriculum Requirements

Course #

Title

Credits

SHRS W660

Rehabilitation Theories and Applications

3

SHRS W661

Theories of Health Promotion/Disease Prevention

3

SHRS W662

Rehabilitation Services in Healthcare Systems and Delivery  

3

SHRS W760

Design and Analysis of Rehabilitation Research

3

SHRS W670

Research Practicum

3-6

SHRS W670

Research Practicum

3-6

SHRS W695

Internship in Health Sciences*

3-6

SHRS W695

Internship in Health Sciences*

3-6

SHRS W710

Special Topics in Health Sciences

3

Elective

3

Elective

3

Elective

3

 Total

36

The specific courses for the MSHS program are:

SHRS W510

Trends and Issues in the Health Sciences

SHRS W520

Evidence-Based Critical Inquiry in the Health Sciences

SHRS W541

Administration and Supervision of Rehabilitation Organizations

SHRS W550

Health and Rehabilitation Systems across the World

SHRS W561

Approaches to Rehabilitation Case Management

SHRS W562

Psychological Aspects of Disability

SHRS W625

Diversity Issues in Health and Rehabilitation Services

SHRS W663

Legal and Regulatory Aspects in Rehabilitation Organizations

SHRS W667

Ethical Issues in Health and Rehabilitation Services

NURS R505

Measurement and Data Analysis

SHRS W599 OR W600

Project OR Thesis in Health Sciences

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