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Education for Health Care Professionals

Texas A&M University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
17073 USD/year
17073 USD/year
7867 USD/year
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About

The Education for Health Care Professionals) program offered by Texas A&M University is designed for individuals to develop the background and skills necessary to be excellent teachers in their areas of specialty and conduct research to improve and develop innovative educational programs in health professions education. 

Overview

The interprofessional Master of Science degree in Education for Health Care Professionals offered by Texas A&M University will provide greater access to faculty and students, as well as clinicians and healthcare professionals, who have an interest in academia. Education for Health Care Professionals graduates at Texas A&M University of the program help satisfy the need for qualified teaching faculty in many health professions including nursing, medicine, pharmacy, dental and dental hygiene schools across the country.

The EDHP program has three curriculum options. Students can pursue a distance education 34 credit hour thesis, a distance education 36 credit hour non-thesis, and a distance education 14 credit hour certificate.

Certificate Program Goals and Outcomes

The overarching goals of the Certificate in EDHP are to prepare students to:

  • Teach in a variety of settings with an interdisciplinary team. Incorporate theory and  practice in the development and implementation of educational offerings in diverse settings and populations.
  • Integrate collective teaching strategies and delivery systems for today's new learning environment.
  • Effectively evaluate student performance with the necessary tools and strategies in clinical and/or classroom settings.
  • Develop their skills as a new faculty member. 

The learning outcomes for students who complete the Certificate in EDHP require that students will:

  • Analyze educational pedagogies for a population of learners.
  • Apply best practices of curriculum development and evaluation methods in teaching environments.
  • Develop expertise in varied instructional methodologies.
  • Incorporate an interdisciplinary perspective into an educator role.
  • Integrate the role of educator into current practice

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Teaching and Learning Theory
  • Curriculum Foundations for Health Care Professionals
  • Teacing Practicum
  • Teaching Strategies for Health Care Professionals
  • Assessment and Evaluation for Healthcare Professionals

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
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Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
80
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
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • On-line Application. A completed Apply Texas Application.
  • Application Fee. A nonrefundable $90 application fee. The application fee may be paid by check, money order or approved credit card. If you wish to submit your application fee by check or money order please use the alternate payment form.
  • Official Transcripts and Records. Official transcripts are required from each post-secondary university or college attended. 
  • Official Test Scores.
  • Educational Testing Service to Texas A&M University and be taken within five years.
  • Three letters of recommendation are required, preferably from faculty or advisors. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17073 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17073 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    17073 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17073 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7867 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7867 USD per year and a duration of 12 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.

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