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Health Science, MHS

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
, KY, | Online
The Masters of Health Science (MHS) degree is distinguished by its interprofessional approach to graduate study. Revisions to MHS program are based on feedback from Lansing faculty, program graduates, community stakeholders, as well as the need to increase student enrollment.

About

The revised 2-year program of study is based on a core curriculum in health sciences, with specialization in healthcare leadership or health promotion and social change which permits practicing professionals to assume advanced roles in health promotion and advocacy. The student may choose whether to complete the program online or in the classroom.

Accreditation

Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Policy
  • Communication and Technology in Health
  • Current Trends and Issues in Health
  • Principles in Leadership and Management
  • Health Behavior Theory

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited program with exposure to health issues, demonstrated through substantial undergraduate coursework in health science or a close related discipline including Exercise Science, Psychology, Public Health, Biology, Education, or after an interview with faculty.
  • Official transcripts of all previous undergraduate and graduate course work. (Transcripts must be mailed directly from previous institution(s) to Allied Health Centralized Application Service).
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Three professional references. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    760 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 760 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    760 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 760 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Newburg

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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