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Professional degree programs

Master of Health Evaluation (MHE)

Full- or part-time | Online | Course-based

The Master of Health Evaluation program is designed for professional evaluators and practicing health professionals seeking exciting careers in future health care decision-making. Graduates will be adept at evaluative thinking, well versed in systems science, evaluation theory and methods, and possess excellent skills in communication and stakeholder engagement. Offered online, the MHE offers flexibility for the working professional and can be completed in 2 to 4 years. It also features a 12-week professional experience component.

Master of Health Informatics (MHI) - Public Health and Health Systems field

Full- or part-time | Online | Course-based

The Master of Health Informatics program is designed for professionals with backgrounds in public health and/or health care who require more knowledge about computer science and health informatics in order to identify, design and manage informatics solutions relevant to health and health systems. Offered online, the MHI offers flexibility for the working professional and can be completed in 16 months to 4 years. It also features a four month professional experience component.

Master of Public Health (MPH)

Full- or part-time | Online | Course-based

The Master of Public Health program provides a broad understanding of public health and the knowledge, tools, and skills for management/leadership roles in public health settings. The program highlights evidence-informed practice in public health, sociobehavioural health, environmental health, and public health informatics. Offered online, the MPH offers flexibility for the working professional and can be completed in 2 to 4 years. On-campus attendance is required for two 2-week block courses and students complete a 12-week field practicum.

Master of Social Work (MSW)

Full- or part-time* | Primarily online | Course-based

Canada’s first health-focused online Master of Social Work program is offered by The School of Social Work at Renison University College in collaboration with the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences. The program provides students with knowledge and skills in advanced social work practice within a focus on health, research/scholarship, professional leadership, and social work supervision. This graduate program is delivered primarily online, with required on-campus Summer Institutes, allowing students to continue to participate in their home community while pursuing a graduate degree in social work. A Bachelor of Social Work degree is a mandatory entrance requirement.