Health Science, M.S.

Launching Spring 2022

 

Master of Science 

The School of Arts & Sciences

The Master of Science in health science program is an interdisciplinary collaboration of several academic disciplines currently available on the main campus of Palm Beach Atlantic University: School of Arts & Sciences, School of Education & Behavioral Studies, School of Nursing, and Gregory School of Pharmacy.  Enrolled graduate students will earn 30 credit hours of academic coursework in the innovative areas of biomedical science, pharmacology, biostatistics, healthcare policy, as well as faith and science. 
 

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What Can I Do With This Degree?

  • Health Care Administration
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences 
  • Health Science Writer 
  • Clinical Social Worker 
  • Health Educator 

Program Details 

As a graduate student in the School of Arts & Sciences at Palm Beach Atlantic University, here are a few distinctive opportunities distinctively at PBA:
 
  1. A Christ-first University - Enrolled at a Christ-first academic institution with core biblical values and principles incorporated into our curriculum and program objectives.

  2. Accelerated - The Master of Science in Health Science program can be completed in four semesters totaling 30 credit hours culminating with a capstone project that displays individual growth and achievement. 

  3. Flexible - This program includes sub-term courses allowing flexibility for traditional and non-traditional students who desire to take two courses at any point of the semester and still complete 9 credit hours in one semester.

  4. A Practical Experience - To provide healthcare professionals with the education and practical experience that will further their professional goals and endeavors.

  5.  A Competitive & Comprehensive Education -  You'll be provided with a competitive and comprehensive education beyond undergraduate study in preparation for graduate and professional schools.

Two-track Concentration

Students select from two specialty concentrations in the areas of:
 
  • Healthcare Administration and Leadership (6 credit hours)
  • Biomedical Science (6 credit hours)
Upon completion, the graduate will have earned thirty credit hours including the completion of a capstone project that showcases the student’s growth during their enrollment in the Master of Science in Health Science at PBA.   

Contact

Christopher J. Hickey, Ph.D.
Program Director - MS in Health Sciences
(561) 803-2242 | chris_hickey@pba.edu