Medical Health Sciences

Our Medical Health Sciences Professional Tracks prepare you for the next step on your path to becoming a physician or healthcare professional. Choose from tracks in Osteopathic Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Research or Healthcare Simulation and earn your Master of Science in Medical Health Sciences in just 10 months. Your curriculum is tailored to your chosen track, giving you a solid foundation for the next step in your educational journey.

MHS Program Features


Our main goal is to prepare you for the next step on your professional path. MHS courses are taught by faculty that teach our medical, physician assistant, physical therapy and occupational therapy students. You will utilize the same state-of-the-art equipment, labs and facilities with access to a wide range of student support resources.

Touro Programs

Your success in the Medical Health Sciences program will give you a competitive edge in the application process for our Osteopathic Medicine Program and other advanced degree programs including physician assistant studies, occupational therapy and physical therapy. Explore these program features and admission requirements.


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Admission Requirements

Touro Nevada was established to help address critical needs in healthcare and education, and as a resource for community service in the state of Nevada. Come be a part of our family.

Requirements Overview

  • Baccalaureate degree or higher
  • Cumulative and science GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Complete required coursework with a grade of C or better
  • Prerequisites of Biology/Zoology w/lab, Inorganic Chemistry w/lab, Organic Chemistry and/or Biochemistry w/lab, Math/Computer Science, College English

Primary Application

The PostBacCAS application is optional; however it will expedite the review of the prerequisite courses. If you submit the PostBacCAS application, the Touro application fee will be waived.  All applicants must complete a Touro application and submit a $75 nonrefundable application fee (waived for PostBacCAS applicants.

Supplemental Information

You will also need to submit transcripts, a personal statement, resume, two letters of recommendation, and a signed technical standards document.

Application & Requirements

Meet Our Director

Many programs at Touro Nevada are centered around one specific discipline. However, in the Medical Health Sciences Program, our goal is to prepare you for a wide range of careers in healthcare. Providing you with a foundation of basic science classes, taught by faculty from the College of Osteopathic Medicine, you will not just learn about the medical field but also how to be a successful student in a variety of healthcare professions. Simply put, your growth is our central focus at Touro Nevada.

You will be challenged and motivated to demand more of yourself. Our students and faculty are a family and you will never have to take on a task alone. You will join a community that truly supports each other in reaching their goals. Here, you will impact your community, elevate your peers, and grow academically, professionally, and personally.

If you are ready to challenge yourself and prepare for your future, I welcome your application to the Medical Health Sciences Program.

Best regards,
Dr. Vladimir Bondarenko

Mission Statement

The Medical Health Sciences Program is a master’s degree-granting medically-oriented program designed to enrich the academic base and skills of students interested in pursuing healthcare degrees while strengthening their credentials for admission to healthcare professional schools and preparing them for their professional lives.

We value the safety of all members of the Touro University Nevada (TUN) community. The TUN Annual Security Report provides crime statistics for the prior three years, policy statements regarding various safety and security measures, campus safety awareness and prevention program descriptions, and other important safety information. A paper copy of the document is available at the Dean of Student's Office or by calling Dean of Students at 702-777-1761 or electronically. 

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Here For You

Your goals are supported at Touro Nevada. You can receive academic and personal support, get involved in clubs and organizations, and enjoy life in Southern Nevada.

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Technology & Facilities

Touro Nevada understands that innovation in technology and our facilities are a vital component to your success. Investment into equipment, technology, classrooms are on-going and part of Touro Nevada's commitment to students.

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Your Faculty

Your Touro Nevada faculty are more than professors. They are leaders in their respective fields. You will also be supported by staff who are dedicated to students and the university.

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