School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Master of Science in Health Sciences
M.S. Health Sciences
The Master of Science in Health Sciences is an interdisciplinary graduate degree designed for health and rehabilitation professionals and educators interested in pursuing advanced education at the master’s level. Graduates of the program will acquire advanced knowledge and understanding of current trends and issues, and the problem-solving skills to prepare them to assume leadership roles in practice and educational settings.
The program is designed to meet the educational needs of health and rehabilitation professionals and educators. Courses are offered in a combination of compressed/intensive classroom, on-line, and distance formats. Most of the courses taken to satisfy the requirements of the master’s degree can be used to fulfill course requirements for the PhD in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences.
The program consists of a minimum of 36 credit hours of course work, including a required 6 hour project or thesis. The program curriculum consists of three components: (1) health science core courses to include preparation for project/thesis (21 credit hours); elective courses (9); and project/thesis (6)
The Indianapolis campus of Indiana University is accredited by the Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 36
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 318.20 Resident/957.70 Nonresident USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999