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Health Studies and Library Science

Texas Woman's University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
30528 USD/year
30528 USD/year
15336 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The specialized dual degree Health Studies and Library Science program of Texas Woman's University will prepare you for a career as an information specialist leader in hospitals, medical centers, medical schools, nursing colleges, or other public and private agencies.

Overview

Key Features

The department of Health Studies offers this program in collaboration with the School of Library and Information Studies. By completing 54 combined credit hours in the Health Studies and Library Science program of Texas Woman's University, you can graduate with two different degrees: Master of Science in Health Studies and Master of Library Science.

The Master of Library Science (MLS) degree prepares professionals for leadership roles as information specialists in hospitals, medical centers, medical schools, nursing colleges, and other public and private agencies. The Department of Health Studies, College of Health Sciences, prepares students for leadership positions in the disciplines of health education and health promotion.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Library and Information Studies
  • Information Retrieval
  • Information and Communication Technology
  • Current Issues in Health Studies
  • Epidemiology
  • Foundations of Health Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

54 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • No standard test score is required if your undergraduate GPA is 3.0 or above, or if you have a previous graduate degree.
  • If your cumulative undergraduate GPA is below 3.0, you are required to submit an official standardized test score as part of the application to the Graduate School.
  • Applicants who have earned a bachelor’s degree at a foreign institution or whose U.S. undergraduate transcript does not provide a cumulative GPA are required to submit standardized test scores. Official test scores are accepted from the GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT or Miller Analogies Test (MAT).
  • A SLIS Application Form
  • Resume
  • 2-page statement of intent (your professional goals and career interests)
  • 3 professional reference letters

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15264 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    30528 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15264 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    15336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7668 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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