Health - Science, Technology and Policy, M.Sc. | Carleton University | Ottawa, Canada
M.Sc. On Campus

Health - Science, Technology and Policy

20 months
22281 CAD/year
8455 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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Distinctive features of the Health - Science, Technology and Policy MSc program at Carleton University include an emphasis on skill acquisition, using problem-based approaches to understand health issues and sectors, and participation in collaborative interdisciplinary research projects. 


The Health - Science, Technology and Policy MSc program at Carleton University design is facilitated by the cohort model, which allows for collaboration between students from various academic backgrounds to improve their understanding of complex problems in the broad field of health, and provides opportunities for students to enhance their learning experience by working together. 

The professional relationships formed by students in each cohort, as well as the opportunities to meet and work with experts across health sectors and disciplines, will provide additional value to students as they prepare for their professional careers.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities range from working at the health researchpolicy interface to working for organizations and agencies that seek to influence government policy and priorities, such as NGOs, public agencies, industry, hospitals and community health centres. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods
  • Statistical Software and its Application to Health Sciences Primer
  • Statistics for Health Sciences
  • Principles of Epidemiology
  • Policy: Policy Analysis
  • Policy: The Health Sector

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 20 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B+ (recommended)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor’s degree or equivalent; a university-level statistics course; show evidence of commitment to a career in the broadly defined health sector.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22281 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22281 CAD per year during 20 months.
  • National

    8455 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8455 CAD per year during 20 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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