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Studying Human Medicine

Human medicine is the study and practice of diagnosis, treatment and disease prevention of patients, with the purpose of improving their well-being. When student gain enough knowledge to put their courses into practice, they become well-trained doctors choosing from wide range of specializations.

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The U.S. is home to some of the most prestigious universities in the world. It has an internationally renowned education system, and offers a huge variety of English-language courses and speciality degrees.

375 Human Medicine Master's degrees in United States

Master Speech and Hearing Sciences

The Speech and Hearing Sciences program is offered by Washington State University. program provides the basis for certification in speech-language pathology by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), the certificate of clinical competence or the CCC, and for state licensure.

M.Sc. Medical Sciences

The Medical Sciences program at the University of South Florida is designed to provide students with advanced training in either Anatomy, Biochemistry, Medical Microbiology, or Pharmacology. 

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M.Sc. Health and Human Performance

The Master of Science with Major HHP: Human Performance meets the needs and interests of physical education teachers, sport coaches, athletic trainers, and health and fitness professionals interested in the design and delivery of performance enhancement programs for individuals and team performance. 

M.Sc. Physiology

The principal objectives of graduate education in physiology are to obtain broad, basic knowledge in the subject matter of this and related fields, and to obtain training in physiological research methods. Major emphasis is placed upon the completion by the student of original research which should provide a significant contribution to knowledge.

M.Sc. Physician Assistant Studies

The Physician Assistant Program is three years (33 months) in duration and affords each student an understanding of the medical sciences and their application to clinical situations.

M.Sc. Physiology

The master's (MS) in physiology is a one-year program designed to help college graduates strengthen their academic credentials in preparation for application to U.S. medical schools.

M.Sc. Medical Science

The Master of Science in Medical Science (MSMS) Program at Indiana University School of Medicine was created to enhance the preparation and confidence of its students to be successful in a medical curriculum. This unique opportunity is for students from especially disadvantaged backgrounds.

M.Ed. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The program emphasizes a clinical orientation, focusing on theory and skills in counseling (individual, group, and family), assessment, human behavior and development, diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders, intervention methods, lifestyle and career development, legal and ethical responsibilities, and service-delivery systems.

M.Sc. Physician Assistant Studies

With a Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) degree, you can enter the profession assured that you’ll have the knowledge and skills necessary to evaluate and treat patients and to work with physicians and other healthcare team members.  

Postgraduate Certificate Genetic Counseling

Northwestern University provides a strong foundation in core genetic counseling skills and identifies each student’s strengths in order to ignite the passion and lifelong commitment to learning that is critical to professional development.

M.Sc. Pharmacology

The M.S. degree program is designed to be flexible and to serve a variety of career objectives. Examples of individuals who might benefit from the M.S. degree program are those who desire to enter the Pharmaceutical Industry,those already in the Pharmaceutical Industry who would like to increase their opportunities for advancement or those who are planning to enter a career in Government Agencies.

M.Sc. Medical and Bioinformatics

The Master of Science (M.S.) degree in medical and bioinformatics is a Professional Science Masters (PSM) program developed in parallel with the biostatistics and cell and molecular biology programs.The medical and bioinformatics program has strong analytics, teamwork, business, communication, project management, and ethics components, and includes an intensive health or life science internship.

M.Sc. Applied Anatomy

The Applied Anatomy program is designed for students who seek a comprehensive education in the anatomical sciences, particularly those individuals pursuing careers as medical health professionals and teachers who desire an advanced degree to enhance their skills and credentials.

M.Sc. Microbiology and Immunology

This one-year post baccalaureate program leading to the degree of Master of Science in Microbiology and Immunology has been designed to prepare students for careers in biomedical sciences and to provide an in-depth educational experience to improve the probability of gaining admission to a postgraduate professional school such as medical, dental, veterinary schools or Ph.D. programs.

MMH Medical Humanities

Humanizing healthcare is the mission of the Medical Humanities program at Drew University. By the end of the programme, you will be transformed into a true professional of the domain.

Caspersen School of Graduate Studies
M.Sc. Cancer Chemical Biology

The Program in Chemical Biology Faculty at the University of Michigan are a diverse group of scholars, many of whom are the leading investigators in their field. The size and diversity of the faculty afford students a nearly unparalleled opportunity to undertake cutting-edge thesis research in the area of their choosing. 

M.Sc. Human Genetics

The field of Human Genetics has grown dramatically in recent years, in large part due to rapid advances in new technologies for discovery and the explosion of new data and resources. Human Genetics interfaces with multiple research and clinical disciplines, with new opportunities for those with advanced training in basic science, clinical diagnostics and industry.

Master Clinical Laboratory Sciences

The Clinical Laboratory Science Program faculty have the responsibility to educate the future clinical laboratory science professionals. The faculty are responsible for the planning and selection of course content and for the coordination of all professional classroom teaching and applied education.

Master Academic Medicine

The Master of Academic Medicine is offered through the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California in collaboration with the Schools of Dentistry and Pharmacy. Our program employs a blended model, combining on-line coursework with on-campus face-to-face sessions, one week each February.

M.Ed. Mind, Brain, and Education

The College of Education also values faculty scholarship for its potential impact on the increased effectiveness of teaching and learning in professional education preparation programs and in public and private school settings. Scholarly and research activities cover a variety of areas represented by the expertise of each individual faculty member.

College of Education
Master Physician Assistant Studies

Physician Assistants (PAs) are health care providers who practice medicine with physician supervision. PAs provide health care in a variety of practice settings, from family medicine to specialties.

M.Sc. Physician Assistant

Physician assistants (PAs) are health professionals licensed to practice medicine with physician supervision. Within the physician/PA relationship, physician assistants exercise autonomy in medical decision making and provide a broad range of diagnostic and therapeutic services.

Master Physician Assistant Practice

The University of Dayton's Master of Physician Assistant Practice (MPAP) program will prepare you to become a knowledgeable, service-oriented and self-assured mid-level healthcare practitioner. Our program will use state-of-the-art technology blended with traditional hands-on experiences to provide our students with the best possible experience to prepare them for clinical practice.

M.Sc. Genetics

A graduate degree in Genetics from the University of Georgia will put students at the forefront of the current scientific revolution in the genetics field.

M.A. Audiology

The Master of Arts in Audiology is an advanced non-clinical degree program designed for those students seeking careers in hearing and acoustics. Those interested in becoming a licensed clinical audiologist should see the Doctor of Audiology program description and requirements described below.

M.A. Applied Gerontology

The master of arts (MA) degree in applied gerontology is a 36-hour interdisciplinary program that provides you with a broad-based overview of aging and more focused training in a selected area of study. Seasoned gerontologists from various disciplines teach courses about special issues in aging and serving the older population.

College of Applied Sciences and Technology
M.Sc. Applied Gerontology

The Master of Science in Applied Gerontology prepares professionals to face the challenges of nationally and regionally aging populations. The program is built on theoretical foundations, supported by the practical application of service-learning, and integrating teaching, mentoring, research, and service. 

M.Sc. Perfusion

MSOE’s Master of Science in Perfusion (MSP) program is designed for full-time graduate students. A clinical perfusionist operates extra-corporeal circulation (meaning blood outside of the body) equipment during medical situations where it is necessary to support or replace the patient’s cardiopulmonary/circulatory functions, such as during open-heart surgery.

M.Sc. Basic Medical Sciences

The BMS Program curriculum is designed for individuals who wish to improve, or change, their educational background and training in order to fulfill personal, pre-professional, or other career advancement goals.

School of Medicine
M.Sc. Vision Science

Vision Science is a multidisciplinary field where basic scientists and clinicians focus on the discovery of new knowledge that will further our understanding of the eye and vision. This discovery includes virtually every scientific discipline where advances come from biologists, neuroscientists, optical engineers, epidemiologists, psychologists, optometrists, physicians and others.

M.Sc. Gerontology

It combines the study of physical, mental, social, and spiritual changes that affect individuals as they age. Emphasis is placed on the knowledge and skills required for competent practice, with considerable attention given to understanding the social, cultural, and economic factors that affect services for this population.

M.Sc. Tropical Medicine

The Tulane University, Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH) in Tropical Medicine provides advanced training in infectious diseases of global public health significance.

MPAS Physician Assistant Studies

The Master of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program at Chatham University provides academic and clinical training that will prepare its graduates to be certified and licensed to practice as extenders to the practicing physician, especially the primary care physician, in a competent and reliable manner.

M.Sc. Medical Biophysics

The Master’s Program in Medical Biophysics (MBPH) is designed for students who have backgrounds in physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, and engineering, and who are motivated to pursue training in biomedical research that emphasizes theoretical, computational, and experimental biophysical methods. 

Master Physician Assistant Medicine

The MPAM program is new within Lynchburg’s Graduate Health Sciences. The program’s inaugural class enrolled in June 2015. The facilities located adjacent to campus were designed specifically to meet the needs of the PA Medicine students including state-of-the-art space for classrooms, a physical diagnosis lab and simulation training. The program will also utilize an anatomy lab that features flat screen monitors and twenty-one cadaver stations. Our faculty bring both experience in higher education and clinical practice to enhance the education that students will receive. Members of the local medical community will also serve as guest lecturers.

M.Sc. Speech Language Pathology

The master of science education program in speech-language pathology offered in the Division of Communication Disorders at the University of Wyoming is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.

M.Sc. Dermatology

The mission of the Boston University Department of Dermatology is to serve as a leader in education, research, and patient care for skin health and diseases of the skin.

M.Sc. Human Genetics

The goal of the master’s program in human genetics is to provide training in human and molecular genetics. The program is designed to provide students with the skills required to advance to positions as researchers and trainers in a broad spectrum of positions in human and molecular genetics.

Master Kinesiology

Physical health and wellness is a complex subject, which means the study of exercise science combines facets of education, public health, nutrition, medicine, athletics and more. UVA's master's program in Kinesiology—Exercise Science will prepare you for a wide range of career options and a rewarding future promoting physical health.

School of Education
M.Sc. Human Nutrition and Food

This program, leading to a Master of Science degree, allows students to pursue graduate studies in areas such as human nutrition and metabolism, food product development, community nutrition, food microbiology, sports nutrition, and disease prevention. 

M.Sc. Tropical Medicine

The Tropical Medicine Master’s Degree Program provides students with a strong foundation in infectious disease microbiology and immunology and research experience in the field of Tropical Medicine.

M.Sc. Health and Human Movement

The MS degree is designed to provide an advanced course of study and prepare graduates for roles in the disciplines of health education, exercise science (biomechanics, exercise physiology, or wellness programming), or athletic training.

M.A. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The M.A. degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is CACREP accredited. Students in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program take coursework in the areas of human development, legal and ethical issues of the profession, career development, appraisal methods, counseling theories, group work, practicum and research, and program evaluation. 

M.Sc. Rehabilitation Counseling

Rehabilitation counseling is a process whereby the counselor works collaboratively with an individual with a disability to understand existing problems, barriers, and potentials in order to facilitate the client’s effective use of personal and environmental resources for personal, social, career, and community adjustment.

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
M.Sc. Medical Laboratory Science

The Department of Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) offers a graduate program leading to the Master of Science (MS) Degree in MLS, non-thesis option.  The course of study enhances the student’s knowledge and skills in several major areas of MLS.  

School of Medicine and Health Science
Master Medical Illustration

In addition to being skilled artists, medical illustrators must be knowledgeable in anatomy and the health sciences. This is because an illustrator's work, unlike a photograph, must often show what cannot be directly observed in order to best communicate an idea or complex concept. Therefore, an understanding of basic medical subjects is essential. In addition to studying communication theory and illustration techniques, our students also take graduate-level science courses, such as gross anatomy and cell biology, with the medical students.

M.A. Medicine, Science, and Technology Studies

The School of Social Ecology is an interdisciplinary academic unit committed to scholarly research and instruction that is informed by and contributes to knowledge in the social, behavioral, legal, and health sciences. It promotes discipline and boundary-crossing research and teaching that is inspired by pressing social problems and directed toward the betterment of society. 

M.Sc. Anatomy

The Anatomy Master’s Program is designed to prepare students for continuing their education in a professional degree program (e.g., MD, DDS, DPT etc.) or for research in a PhD program. The Anatomy Master’s Program also prepares graduates to teach Anatomy or pursue a career in a health-related industry.

MSD Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery program is at least one year in duration and does not involve participation in oral and maxillofacial surgery clinical care. The program requires that candidates complete a major research effort related to oral and maxillofacial surgery and/or oral biology.

Master MD Program

The Columbia Curriculum is an innovative and flexible curriculum that reorganizes the academic structure of medical education by dispensing with the old designations of first, second, third, and fourth years. Those categories are replaced by three major segments in the restructured curriculum: Fundamentals, Major Clinical Year, and Differentiation & Integration.

M.Sc. Rehabilitation Science

This health care-focused track is designed for the health/fitness professional who has a background in rehabilitation settings such as athletic training rooms, physical therapy clinics, chiropractic offices and other treatment settings. Research and current issues in musculoskeletal rehabilitation and biomechanical assessment will be a focus of the courses. Students enrolled in this track are prepared to take the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES) certification.

M.Sc. Physiology

The Master of Science in Physiology program differs from that leading to the PhD degree only in a quantitative manner. The minimum requirement for formal coursework is reduced to 30 semester hours. Although a less extensive individual research program leading to a thesis is required, there is no reduction in the required standards of academic and research achievement.

Master Athletic Training

The master’s degree program in Athletic Training (AT) from University of Kentucky is designed to accommodate both NATA certified athletic trainers and NATA “certification eligible” athletic trainers. The post-professional Program in Athletic Training represents the cooperative actions of the (1) UK College of Health Sciences (2) UK Department of Athletics (3) UK Sports Medicine Center, located in the UK Chandler Medical Center, and (4) the Department of Kinesiology and Health Promotion, located in the College of Education.

College of Health Sciences
M.Sc. Clinical Investigation

The program emphasizes the development of strong clinical investigation skills based on a solid foundation in study design, conduct of observational studies and randomized trials, clinical epidemiology, and biostatistics. Students acquire excellent writing and oral presentation skills through formal classroom work as well as by participating in several oral presentations.

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Master Genetic Counseling

Genetic counselors are Master's-trained health care professionals who combine their knowledge of basic science, medical genetics, epidemiological principles, and counseling theory with their skills in genetic risk assessment, education, interpersonal communication and counseling to provide services to clients and their families for a diverse set of genetic or genomic indications.

M.Sc. Kinesiology

Kinesiology is a growing, interdisciplinary field that focuses on human function and disability. Our program delivers a unique combination of biomechanical, motor control and athletic training principles aimed at preparing professionals for a diverse set of health-related careers.

College of Health and Human Services
Master Physiology

The M.S. program in Physiology is designed to strengthen the credentials of teachers and health professionals. The M.S. degree may be obtained with or without a thesis. For the M.S. degree under a thesis option, the student will be supervised by an advisory committee during the first year.

M.Sc. Physician Assistant Program

The mission of the Rush University PA Program is to educate advanced practice PAs to practice medicine with competence, professionalism and compassion driven by academic excellence and a spirit of service to the community.

M.Sc. Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner

The Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) Program at the University of Miami leads to a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and eligibility to take the FNP specialty certification examination. Registered nurses with bachelor’s degrees are eligible to apply. Certified FNP’s provide a range of healthcare services to individuals and families in a variety of clinical settings. Such services include health maintenance, disease prevention, assessment, and healthcare management. The FNP program offers an excellent educational foundation in advanced practice nursing and substantial clinical experience.