Career Development: Graduate Programs

Title Description  |  Date Posted
University of Arizona Health Law Certificate & Master of Legal Studies in Health Law and Policy

Acquire specialized knowledge and training to help navigate complex legal issues in the practice and delivery of health care through the University of Arizona’s online Health Law Certificate Programs and Master of Legal Studies with a Health Law and Policy Concentration. 

Courses are tailored for non-lawyers, including health care journalists and communication professionals, to be able to identify, interpret and effectively communicate the legal issues that inevitably arise in these highly regulated environments. 

Posted: 06/21/19
Arizona State University

Students in Cronkite's Master of Mass Communication program may choose a focus on health journalism in their final semester, reporting for Cronkite News, the news division of Arizona PBS.

Journalism students who are part of the Southwest Reporting Initiative focus on health care news and information for Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Southern California and Texas, with a particular emphasis on Latino, Native American and Spanish-speaking border communities.

Posted: 03/04/19
Tufts University School of Medicine Master of Science in Health Communication

Tufts University School of Medicine offers a Master of Science in Health Communication in collaboration with Emerson College, a close academic neighbor in downtown Boston.

Posted: 05/07/13
Boston University Online Master of Science in Health Communication

Boston University offers an online Master of Science in Health Communication program.

Posted: 12/08/10
University of Georgia

Offers a masters degree in health and medical journalism.

Posted: 08/06/10
University of Florida

Offers a master's track in science and health communications

Posted: 06/09/08
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Offers a professional track

Posted: 04/03/07
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  Masters program in medical journalism

Posted: 04/03/07
University of Kentucky
  Offers a certificate in health communication
Posted: 04/03/07
New York University

Offers a Science and Environmental Reporting Program

Posted: 04/03/07
Emerson College
  Collaborates with Tufts University School of Medicine to offer a masters

Posted: 04/03/07
Colorado State University
  The Journalism and Technical Communication department offers an MS - areas of study include health communications.
Posted: 10/11/06
Boston University
  The university's Center for Science and Medical Journalism offers a masters degree.
Posted: 07/06/06