The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences is currently accepting applications for the Master of Health Science (MHS) program from the following states:AL, AK, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, HI, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NY, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, and WY.
Our MHS admissions requirements are put in place to help you succeed in the program.
- A bachelor’s or master’s degree from an accredited institution, preferably in the health sciences. If your degree is not focused in health sciences, you will need to provide a resume/CV showing at least one year of work experience in a healthcare or a health-related setting.
- Official transcripts from the degree conferring institution are required and must be submitted to the University directly from the issuing institution.
- Bachelor’s degree, or most recent degree completion with a GPA of 3.0 or greater
- Current resume or CV
- One recommendation from a professional colleague
- For those interested in the Athletic Training Specialization, residents of the USA, Canada and Ireland will need to provide evidence that you are a Licensed Athletic Trainer (LAT), and/or a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC), a Canadian Athletic Therapist (CAT) or an Athletic Rehabilitation Therapist Ireland (ARTI).
International Students Applying for Admission
Foreign-trained candidates who do not require a student visa to participate in University courses and/or degrees can be considered for admission.
To enter the MHS program, the following additional criteria will apply:
- For those interested in the Athletic Training Specialization, International students from countries other than USA, Canada and Ireland must meet with the program director or student academic advisor to discuss specialization coursework.
If you completed your education in a foreign country, you must submit an original copy of a degree credentialing evaluation from an agency recognized by the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). The evaluation must indicate previous education at the minimum level of a baccalaureate degree earned at an accredited college or university in the United States.
Minimum requirements for admission include a 3.0 GPA in undergraduate studies. Above average written communication skills are evaluated through the autobiography.