MS in Allied Health

Join the Growing Field of Allied Health

As the healthcare sector expands, the need for competent allied health professionals has never been greater. Antioch University’s graduate program in Allied Health is tailored to educate health professionals in evidence-based practices essential for patient care, disease prevention, and wellness for optimum health. Our program ensures you become a competent and compassionate leader, capable of making a significant impact in the health and wellness sector. Advance your career with administration and management skills to support healthcare systems in a variety of settings. With options to specialize in Healthcare Administration or Exercise & Health Science, Antioch equips you to lead and innovate in your chosen field while preparing students to transform healthcare through a lens of social justice.

Program Overview

With a Master of Science in Allied Health (MSAH) at Antioch University, you’ll develop the administrative and critical thinking skills necessary to manage, communicate, and lead effectively in a profession that is in high demand. The online MSAH program deepens critical thinking skills, enhances data analysis capabilities, and is ideal for those aspiring to leadership roles within educational institutions, hospitals, and community health centers. Gain the cultural sensitivity, communication skills, and confidence you need to thrive as an industry leader.

Antioch’s MSAH degree is designed to build on your existing practical knowledge while offering opportunities for significant professional growth. You’ll benefit from a flexible learning environment that accommodates your personal schedule through online learning. Engage with a diverse group of peers in a virtual classroom setting, enriching your educational experience. 

This program comes to Antioch as a result of our partnership with Otterbein University. It leverages Otterbein University’s academic excellence, leadership, and success in its health and wellness graduate program and Antioch University’s expertise in teaching graduate programs that foster social justice. The result is an education that will prepare health and wellness leaders to address and solve issues of health disparity and inequity.


In addition to core courses, students select a concentration aligned with their passions or career goals. Concentrations consist of two 3-credit advanced practice content courses and one elective.

30 credit hours

The core courses will equip students with advanced leadership skills to advance their knowledge related to leadership, ethical and advocacy issues, and a foundation to plan and evaluate programming within their respective Allied Health areas.

  • Allied Healthcare Administration
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Leadership & Advocacy in Policy and Healthcare
  • Research Design
  • Program Planning & Evaluation
  • Sports and Fitness Manager
  • Health and Wellness Coach
  • Community Health Director
  • Corporate Wellness
  • Practice Manager
  • Medical and Health Services Manager
  • Clinical Director
  • Healthcare Executive

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How to Apply

  1. Complete the online admissions application, including:
    • Personal Essay –
      Describe your personal goals and how your experience relates to your pursuit of this degree
    • Two letters of recommendation (required), from people who are in a position to evaluate your professional (e.g., supervisor, colleague) or academic (e.g., faculty) work. The person making the recommendation cannot be related to you.
    • Professional resume
  2. Submit official transcripts from all colleges or universities where you earned a degree or certificate. A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher is required. Official GRE scores can be submitted if the undergraduate GPA is below 3.0. You must have earned a four-year degree from a regionally accredited college or university.

    Email to [email protected] or mail to:
    Antioch University, Admissions Office, 900 Dayton Street, Yellow Springs, Ohio 45387
  3. There are additional requirements for International applicants and applicants without a Bachelor’s degree.
  4. Note: Applicants may be invited to a personal interview at the discretion of the Program Director, conducted via Zoom.

All application materials submitted become part of an applicant’s file and cannot be returned.

If you have any questions during the process, please do not hesitate to contact us at [email protected]. Our faculty and staff are here to assist you throughout the application process.


Master of Science in Allied Health$610 per semester hour (30 hours)
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Financial Aid

Many students finance their education through some form of financial aid. You may not be sure which federal, state, public, and private aid packages – such as loans, scholarships, and grants – are right for you. Our staff is here to help you so you can focus on what’s most important: beginning your academic program.

Antioch University is proud to partner with several schools and employers to offer scholarships and/or special educational benefits to employees, students, and alumni of select partner institutions. To learn more about these scholarships and to find out if you are eligible, talk with Admissions.

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