Bachelor of Science in Health Science

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Pursue a Flexible Health Care Career That Makes an Impact

Gain a comprehensive understanding of the healthcare profession and its many specialties. Create a flexible career path while accomplishing your goals.

Earn Your Bachelor of Science in Health Science

The B.S. in Health Science is designed for students who want to pursue a health-related career or continue on to graduate school to obtain an advanced degree in healthcare.

Through this program, you will:

  • Learn to evaluate trends in health care and its systems, policies and environments
  • Understand health care inequities and how to prioritize approaches to health care access
  • Develop leadership skills for strategic planning and professional management
  • Apply epidemiological analysis to health data, and apply biological, cultural and social determinants of health and their effects on health equality
  • Identify approaches to health care system diversity and demonstrate cultural competence in personal and professional interactions
  • Develop ethical standards, values and attitudes appropriate to health care professionals

Choose the direction that fits your vision.

Students must choose a concentration in Healthcare Administration, Public Health or Global Health.  The concentrations are designed to give students an advantage in their education with a well-rounded healthcare curriculum that allows for a choice in concentrating on one of the most desired fields of knowledge in the current healthcare arena.

  • Healthcare Administration concentration: Prepares students graduate programs and for administrative practices including supervision, strategic planning, change management, policy and fiscal responsibility

  • Public Health concentration: Readies students for a graduate program in public health, professional graduate programs or employment in private and government public health agencies and institutions

  • Global Health concentration: Prepares students to thrive in a competitive, globalized healthcare setting, and educates students in global health issues. Students are prepared for graduate programs in public health, global health or professional graduate programs.

  • Leadership Track
    Students with an associate's degree in a healthcare related field may choose the Leadership Track of study.

Prepare for a variety of careers. Students not wishing to attend graduate programs have opportunities with the Health Science curriculum.

The Health Care Administration concentration prepares students for entry-level roles in:

  • Hospital or clinic administration
  • Healthcare informatics
  • Healthcare finance
  • Business administration

The Public Health concentration prepares students for entry-level roles in:

  • Epidemiology
  • Health education
  • Environmental health
  • Public health

The Global health concentration prepares students for entry-level roles in:

  • Disaster relief organizations
  • International agencies
  • Refugee and immigrant organizations
  • Multi-lateral agencies or non-governmental organizations

 “I have never felt more comfortable reaching out and talking to advisors and professors in and out of class. I credit that as to why I did so well in my classes, it’s because of the environment of the class and the people teaching.”

Enter a field with enormous potential. Apply for your Bachelor of Science in Health Science today.