Master’s Degrees in Health Sciences

Take Your Career to the Next Level

Whether you’re looking to move up in health administration or public health or enter the fast-paced field of health care, our online master’s program can help you find your way forward. 


Master of Health Administration

Learn to improve the patient experience, keep health care costs down, and work with others to boost the health of the greater population in this interprofessional program.


Master of Public Health

 Prepare to improve the health of populations and learn to develop solutions to create healthy communities and improve heath access for diverse groups.

Accredited & recognized

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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Why Choose Capella?

On-the-job success is your goal—and it’s ours too. Keep building on what you already know with an online master’s degree designed to help busy health care professionals like you move their careers forward.

Accreditation Matters

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Online Education. Two Ways

To meet the needs of busy professionals, we offer two competency-based online learning formats — GuidedPath and FlexPath.

Interprofessional Education

Share courses with other nursing and public health practitioners to learn about, from, and with others in the industry. 

Immersive Learning Experiences

In our virtual health care simulation tool, you’ll be able to practice what you’re learning in a safe environment.

Expert Advisory Board

Capella’s School of Nursing and Health Sciences Advisory Board ensures your curriculum is developed with the insight and support of industry leaders.

“I was a little skeptical of completing my degree online, but they make it very adaptable to your lifestyle. I’m a working mom with three young kids and with Capella’s help, I’m able to complete my courses.”

Sharon Lindsay*

MPH, Public Health

*Actual Capella learner who agreed to appear in promotional materials for Capella

Relevant blog posts

Whether you’re considering a return to school, exploring new career paths, or seeking ways to improve your job performance, the Capella Blog has relevant articles to support your goals.

Master of Health Administration vs. MBA in Health Care Management

Want to take the next step in your health care management education? Discover the difference between an MHA and an MBA.

Impact Public Policy with an MPH, MPA, or MHA

Interested in public policy? See how you can make change happen with an MPH, MPA, or MHA.

The Value of Interprofessional Education in Health Care

Learn what interprofessional education is and why it's important in the health care field.

Ready for the next step?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Help is here. From faculty, coaches, advisors and more. Plus a supportive community of students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about yours.