Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences

March 15, 2021

Interested in driving your health care career forward? The online Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences is designed to do just that. As an associate to bachelor’s completion program, you’ll grow your knowledge within the health care field and be prepared for numerous professions or be set to apply to a graduate professional program. For example, take your pre-physical therapy associate degree and in just 59 more credit hours, earn a Bachelor’s in Health Sciences.

Designed for full- or part-time students, every class is available online, making it possible to receive your BS in Health Sciences in two to four years. With start dates in Spring, Summer and Fall, you can earn your degree on your time.

What is a BS in Health Sciences?

Whether it’s a job or an opportunity to pursue an advanced degree, the online BS in Health Sciences equips students to pursue their passions. Use this degree to apply to programs in physical therapy, medicine, dentistry, exercise science, occupational therapy, public health, health administration, physician’s assistant, nurse practitioner and medical dietetics.

It’s important to note that some graduate and professional programs may require additional or alternate coursework as pre-requisites in addition to minimum grade requirements. Our faculty advisors can help you navigate this. We also recommend you consult your intended graduate program for additional information.

Health Care Careers

A career in health care includes many options, with many occupations being noted within the list of 100 Best Jobs in 2020, according to U.S. News & World Report. Positions such as research assistant, office manager, clinic supervisor, health administrator, and many others could be held after earning this bachelor’s degree in addition to preparing you for future graduate programs. Begin earning and propelling your career forward immediately after graduation.

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