Master of Science in Applied Health Behavior Research

A 33 credit-hour degree program that focuses on the applied skills required for development, management and evaluation of health behavior programs and research studies.

The Master of Science in Applied Health Behavior Research (AHBR) is designed for students who wish to gain a wider perspective of how health behaviors impact clinical outcomes. Our students are engaged in research in academic, clinical, and community settings. The AHBR program provides a practical opportunity to cultivate new skills for career engagement and advancement.

  • Coursework is offered in the Fall, Spring, and Summer, and can be completed in one year, full-time or at your own pace.
  • The program provides specialized training for students interested in pursuing careers in a variety of medical and health-related fields.
  • Regular, full-time Washington University employees are eligible for the university tuition remission program.

Who is eligible to apply?

Registration is open to anyone with a four-year undergraduate degree from an accredited university or college, in a related field.

The new online application is open for Spring, Summer, and Fall Semesters!