Master of Health Science

The health sciences industry needs a leader like you. Prepare for career advancement with our online MHS degree.

Fairleigh Dickinson University is ranked among the best universities in the North region by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2019.


The online Master of Health Science program from Fairleigh Dickinson University serves as a fast and flexible track to advanced professional degrees and endless career opportunities. Designed for working individuals, this program is delivered through a fully online, interactive classroom so you can learn at your own pace and balance your education with your busy schedule. By earning your Master of Health Science online, you’ll have access to an accelerated curriculum founded on leadership principles and health science innovation. A faculty of industry experts will provide you with personalized attention as you develop the skills required for admittance into a healthcare professional school, plus the competitive edge employers are looking for.


  • Ethics in healthcare
  • Technical writing
  • Collaboration
  • Scientific terminology
  • Leadership
  • Medical research
  • Medicinal chemistry
  • Therapeutic pharmacology
  • Diverse healthcare environments
  • Human anatomy

Formatted with busy schedules in mind, this gateway program can be completed in as little as one year, so you can embark on the path to advanced education and career opportunities as fast as possible. You’ll begin with 15 credits of FDU’s core health science curriculum, which will include career-focused instruction on fundamental industry topics. You’ll follow with 15 credits of professional studies courses to deepen your understanding of industry specifics and develop skills that can be immediately applied in a professional medical setting.

Courses and Requirements

Earning your Master of Health Science online will provide you with the necessary credentials to continue your education with an advanced professional degree. You’ll become proficient in key industry topics, including human physiology, pharmacology, biochemistry, healthcare research and more.

Admission Requirements

All applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university. In addition, applicants must provide:

* A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required.

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Why FDU?

Personalized Learning

Through its small intimate classes and superb faculty, FDU offers students a hands-on approach to learning that caters to individual needs.

A Global Community

Our multi-disciplinary programs reach and connect students across the world.

Academic Excellence

Through our commitment to providing rigorous programs, students at FDU are poised to become the next generation of leaders.

Benefits of Learning Online

Pursuing an online degree means the chance to further your career.

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