Health Sciences

Explore our degrees and certificates for current and future healthcare providers and professionals.
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UNIVERSITY ACCREDITATION

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (8060 165th Avenue NE Ste 100, Redmond, WA 98052-3981), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Secretary of the US Department of Education.

Master of Science in Health Science

(MSHS)

Online | Under 2 Years

Earn the master’s degree for healthcare professionals.

Set yourself apart with an MSHS as you specialize in health and wellness coaching, functional nutrition, sports performance, rehabilitative science, healthcare administration, or healthcare professions education.

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Doctor of Philosophy in Health Sciences (PhD)

Limited-Residency | 6 Tracks | 4 Years

Earn your terminal research or academic degree for healthcare clinicians.

Our PhD in Health Sciences program enables healthcare professionals to expand their knowledge in various health science specialties ranging from Health Promotion & Wellness, Orthopedic Sport Sciences, to Human & Sport Performance.

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Healthcare Leadership & Administration Certificate

(HLA)

Online | 1 Year | For Healthcare Professionals

Strengthen your healthcare leadership skills.

Prepare to move into healthcare administration or leadership roles. Enhance your training as a current healthcare leader or administrator.

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Healthcare Professions Education Certificate (HPE)

Online | 1 Year | For Healthcare Professionals

Enhance your healthcare educational skills.

Either increase training and expedite development as a current healthcare professions educator or prepare to move into healthcare education.

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Health & Wellness Coaching Certificate (HWC)

Online | 8-9 Months | For Health Professionals

Become a national board-certified health and wellness coach.

Our certificate program prepares you with the skills, knowledge, and experience to become a health and wellness coach. Prepare for the national exam to become a certified health and wellness coach.

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Emergency & Primary Care in Athletic Training Practice Certificate

(EPCAT)

Online | 1 Year | For Practicing ATs

Get emergency and primary care training as a practicing athletic trainer.

Stay up-to-date with changes in AT education (EPCAT curriculum is based on updated CAATE educational standards). Earn BOC continuing education units.

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Human and Sport Performance Certificate

Online | 3-4 Semesters | Healthcare Professionals

The Human and Sport Performance certificate is designed for individuals wanting to advance their exercise science knowledge, emphasizing strength and conditioning and sports performance. The focus is on evidence-based approaches to applied sports science, human performance evaluation, strength and conditioning methods, training program design for various populations, and using sports performance technology.

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Rehabilitation Science Certificate

Online | 3-4 Semesters | Healthcare Professionals

The Rehabilitation Science certificate is designed for individuals who desire to advance their health science knowledge in physical rehabilitation. The focus is on evidence-based approaches to tissue healing, therapeutic interventions, movement assessment, motor control, and corrective exercise.

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Financial Aid

There are many ways you can pay for your education and receive aid. See how our Financial Aid Office can help you fund your education.