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A BA (Bachelor of Arts) is an undergraduate degree that often prepares students for a career. Programs can be found at universities and colleges all over the world, and most degrees can be earned in three to five years.

What is a BA in Health? This program is designed for students who want to work in the health care system. Every program will vary and focus on different areas of health. Many programs will offer a general program that will introduce students to different aspects of health care, and then students can choose to specialize in a certain area. Depending on the school, topics may include pre-med, nursing, health care management, health and disease research, public health, medical technology, and sports physiology.

Students who pursue a degree in health benefit in that they learn about a variety of aspects of the human body and how things work. The health field is also growing and will always be a good area in which to find a job.

The tuition and fees required for a health degree will vary quite a bit from one place to another. Factors involved include the location of the school and specific program. Contacting the school is the best way to find out financial obligations.

Graduates with a BA in Health have a variety of careers that they can choose from, depending on what they studied. Careers may involve working with patients or they may be in administration or a research lab setting. Examples of positions are nurse, dietitian, sports trainer, healthcare administrator, laboratory technician, biologist, or physician assistant. Some graduates choose to continue their education and earn a master’s or doctorate degree in their area of study, which increases the career options.

 

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Bachelor Health Management

IUBH Fernstudium
Online Full time Part time 6 - 12 semesters Open Enrollment Germany Bad Honnef + 1 more

The Bachelor Degree in Health Management (BA) in distance learning IUBH prepares you with an ideal blend of business studies and expert healthcare optimally for leadership responsibilities in healthcare facilities. [+]

BA 2017/2018. Bachelor Health Management The Bachelor Degree in Health Management (BA) in distance learning IUBH prepares you with an ideal blend of business studies and expert healthcare optimally for leadership responsibilities in healthcare facilities. We place special emphasis on maximum flexibility, excellent quality, a strong practical orientation and an array of services and innovations that will make you the part-time studying easier. Our tutors are also out at any time as a contact person, so that in your study everything runs smoothly. All students who enroll, will also receive an iPad Mini Retina *. Thus you have your scripts, instructional videos, and podcasts always. * Action dependent on the period, see www.iubh-fernstudium.de/iPad Facts about the distance learning Bachelor (BA) Health Management Degree: Bachelor of Arts (BA) Duration of study: either 6, 8 or 12 semesters Language: German CREDITS: 180 ECTS TESTS: 4-6 exams per semester, store at 36 study centers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland or worldwide through 130 Goethe Institutes. Even purely online based possible! SAMPLE PROGRAM: free 4 week trial EXTENSION: free of charge ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: (technical) high school or completed master's certificate or a minimum 2-year training program with 3 years of professional experience. ACCREDITATION: FIBAA, ZFU (registration number 158514) STUDY START: at any time Future prospects for future health managers Career Bachelor GesundheitsmanagementDer healthcare market with a market share of about 10%, especially job creator, an innovator and a major export. He is now a rapidly growing field, not only for classical medical professions. The... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Speech Language Pathology

University of Central Oklahoma
Campus Full time 4 years January 2018 USA Edmond

The undergraduate pre-professional program consists of the General Education component, several Professional Teacher Education courses, major courses in Speech-Language Pathology, and Related Electives drawn from areas such as Special Education, Early Childhood, Family Relations, Child Development, and Psychology. The graduate degree component is designed to complement the undergraduate component and to complete the requirements for state and national level credentials. Graduate courses are generally available in the daytime, late afternoon, evening and in summer sessions. This allows for maximum flexibility for clinical practicum experiences. [+]

The UCO Speech-Language Pathology program was established in 1964. In 1978, the program implemented the Master degree program. The graduate program achieved national accreditation by the Council for Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association in 1993. The program was located in Old North until 2001 and moved into new faculty offices and clinical spaces in 2005. The UCO program is committed to giving students a broad knowledge base and balanced experiences with a variety of clients and patients to prepare them for any employment setting they might choose during their careers. The undergraduate pre-professional program consists of the General Education component, several Professional Teacher Education courses, major courses in Speech-Language Pathology, and Related Electives drawn from areas such as Special Education, Early Childhood, Family Relations, Child Development, and Psychology. The graduate degree component is designed to complement the undergraduate component and to complete the requirements for state and national level credentials. Graduate courses are generally available in the daytime, late afternoon, evening and in summer sessions. This allows for maximum flexibility for clinical practicum experiences. In addition to the preparatory coursework, clinical practicum at UCO includes a minimum of 400 clock hours of supervised experience working with preschool children, school-age children, and adults. In addition to on-campus practicum experiences at the UCO Speech and Hearing Clinic and the Oklahoma School for the Deaf Edmond Regional Preschool, students at the graduate level are eventually assigned to off-campus multidisciplinary experiences in public schools and medical facilities. Overall, courses of increasing depth... [-]

Bachelor in Health & Human Studies

Bay Path University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Longmeadow

Prepare for a career that is focused on helping people. Major in Health & Human Studies while earning a BA in Liberal Studies. [+]

BA 2017/2018. Prepare for a career that is focused on helping people. Major in Health & Human Studies while earning a BA in Liberal Studies. Why Health & Human Studies at Bay Path University? In the Health & Human Studies major, students take core courses that provide a background in physical and mental health, ethics, communication and data management. Students then select additional courses that enable them to pursue individual interests within the major. You are an important bridge between clients and health and human services organizations. The work settings are varied, but the areas you will be called upon to offer your expertise include primary healthcare, mental illness, elderly services, and even rehabilitation facilities. In your day-to-day experiences, with your co-workers you will share a mission of compassion and care. As a Health & Human Studies major, you will: Explore the fundamentals of psychology, sociology and anatomy and physiology Gain an understanding of child, adolescent and adult development Develop research skills Study social policy as it relates to health and human services Choose from in-depth courses in three areas of concentration: children and families, mental health and physical health Health & Human Studies Careers After Bay Path The Health & Human Studies major prepares students to help people through careers in health services, social services and similar organizations. SOCIAL WORKER PSYCHOLOGIST FAMILY COUNSELOR EARLY INTERVENTION TEACHER HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SPECIALIST Take a campus tour, visit us virtually! [-]

BA in Health Arts & Sciences

Goddard College
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Plainfield

The Bachelor of Arts in Health Arts & Sciences supports a holistic, interdisciplinary and integrative exploration of health, healing and well-being within an inspiring community of peers and advisors. Students who pursue their studies in the health arts and sciences want to make a difference at the personal, community, environmental or global level through activism, advocacy, the arts, coaching... [+]

BA in Health Arts & Sciences The Bachelor of Arts in Health Arts & Sciences supports a holistic, interdisciplinary and integrative exploration of health, healing and well-being within an inspiring community of peers and advisors. Students who pursue their studies in the health arts and sciences want to make a difference at the personal, community, environmental or global level through activism, advocacy, the arts, coaching, research, policy development, health education, prevention programs, alternative health promotion and practices and visionary ideas for biomedical, alternative, educational, organizational, and community-based settings. Rooted in each student’s unique passion and learning style, studies can combine direct action, rich contemplation, rigorous scholarship, creative projects and experiential learning. The end result is a meaningful, productive and often, deeply transformative process that supports present and future work for personal, community, and social well-being. Areas of Study You will work with your advisors to create your unique curriculum. Current and past students have studied topics and areas including: Birthing Practices Cross-Cultural Healing Modalities (Ayurveda, Chinese Medicine, and others) Death and Dying Expressive Arts and Healing (plus Arts-informed Research, Narrative Medicine) Food and Nutrition, Herbalism and Ecological Medicine Health Coaching Health Education (Materials, Outreach, CHES Competencies) Integrative Medicine LGBTQ Health People of Color Health Public Health (Community, Global, Environmental, Occupational) Social Medicine (Justice, Inclusion, Healthcare Access, Disparities, and Inequities) Somatics/Embodied Practices (Yoga, Movement, Tai Chi, Theatre of the Oppressed, Therapeutic Body Work) Spirituality, Ritual, and Healing Trauma Studies Women’s Health Residency At the start of the semester, students attend an... [-]

BA (Hons) Health and Social Care

Nottingham Trent University School of Social Sciences - Undergraduate
Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham + 1 more

This exciting degree offers you the opportunity to develop a broad understanding of health and social care that includes a range of issues about living in communities and society. [+]

BA 2017/2018. BA (Hons) Health and Social Care Our exciting Health and Social Care degree offers you the opportunity to develop a broad understanding of health and social care that includes a range of issues about living in communities and society. During the course you will be able to tailor your learning by specialising in key areas of health and social care, and boost your career prospects by undertaking work-based learning. Why choose this course? Our students come from a variety of backgrounds, with a diverse range of experiences and qualifications. What they have in common is a wish to make a difference to people's lives. You can tailor your learning according to your interests with a wide selection of optional modules, and you can also specialise in Criminal Justice, Guidance and Counselling, Health and Wellbeing, and Policy and Leadership. You'll be able to incorporate work-based learning and volunteering into your studies to get a real sense of health and social care in practice. You'll be taught by an expert team of enthusiastic staff who are widely published within their field. We have excellent working relationships with a range of organisations such as local authorities, the Framework Housing Association and Skills for Care, which ensure the course is up-to-date and meets employers' needs. As part of your final year of study, you could get involved in a health promotion campaign held around the University, the aim of which is to raise awareness about a variety of health-related issues amongst the... [-]

BA in Health Management

bbw University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years October 2017 Germany Berlin + 1 more

In the last few years, the health services sector has become Germany's biggest employer. It is projected that between 200,000 and 400,000 new jobs will be created in this industry by 2030, many of these in the private health sector. [+]

BA in Health ManagementIn the last few years, the health services sector has become Germany's biggest employer. It is projected that between 200,000 and 400,000 new jobs will be created in this industry by 2030, many of these in the private health sector. Where in the past medical diagnosis and treatment was the focus, today financial and legal factors are a routine part of daily practice. The internationally recognized Bachelor of Arts qualification in health management enables the acquired knowledge to be combined with professional and practical experience that qualify for demanding positions e.g. for the management of hospitals and clinics. In future, health sector employees will increasingly require business management expertise in addition to medical knowledge.The bbw University of Applied Sciences is a partner of the "Research for our Health” initiative from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research for the fiscal year 2011.StructureLength of full time course:3 years, i.e. 6 semesters or 1,800 hours For full-time courses approx.6 weeks holiday per year are incorporated.Course hours: 8:30 am - 5:30 pmPart time/extra-occupational course:4 years, i.e. 8 semesters or 1,800 hours The part-time program, for students also currently employed/in vocational training, takes place two evenings a week from 6:00 to 9:15 pm and on two Saturdays per month from 8:30 am to 3:45 pm.Course begin:The full-time course begins April 1 and October 1 of each year, while the part-time program begins March 1 and September 1.In the first year of the program, the Basic Studies deliver a fundamental skill base... [-]


BA Health Promotion and Health Management

Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 6 semesters October 2017 Germany Magdeburg

This course of studies prepares students for work in the field of health promotion and/or health management and provides them with the knowledge, methodology and professional skills they require to act in a scientifically responsible manner. [+]

Restricted admission. Start of studies The programme begins each winter semester. Applicants with foreign certificates please apply till 31 May via uni-assist e.V.. Programme objectives

This course of studies prepares students for work in the field of health promotion and/or health management and provides them with the knowledge, methodology and professional skills they require to act in a scientifically responsible manner. The students acquire competencies to shape health promotion processes which empower people to exercise a higher degree of self-determination over their health. They learn to develop strategies for changing living circumstances and personal behaviours that lead to illnesses. The degree course fully prepares them for health promotion challenges and for dealing with individuals, social groups, organisations and institutions in different parts of society and different fields of action. Under the remit of health management the degree course builds expertise and skills in the leadership and administration of organisations in the health sector. This includes activities in collaboration and coordination within multi-professional teams, conceptual thinking and acting in the planning, performance and analysis of complex, health-promoting measures and campaigns on a business-administrative footing.... [-]


Bachelor of Arts in Health and Social Care (Management)

Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology
Campus Full time 10 semesters September 2018 Malta Paola

The degree programme provides students with the managerial competences which are required for those who intend to manage care settings and to be involved in the social policy field. [+]

Course Description The degree programme provides students with the managerial competences which are required for those who intend to manage care settings and to be involved in the social policy field. As part of your training, you will be able to participate in work placements under the supervision of experienced managers in related settings. Those who apply for this course would normally have worked in voluntary organisations or would have had various work placements and would have experienced practice in various health and social care settings. In this course, learners will have the opportunity to practise managerial skills in different care settings. Research in this area is a key focal issue and students shall be expected to develop analytical skills and learn how to create tailor-made research programmes. Assessment The course will be assessed as follows: The course is mainly assessed by home-based assignments, time constrained in class assignments, examinations and a work placement. Programme Learning Outcomes Conduct research in relation to health and social care management topics Administrate and manage a care setting/programme Maintain health and safety standards in health and social care settings Ensure quality in health and social care settings Evaluate current social policy and related issues. Core Study Units Entrepreneurship Research Methodology and Dissertation Operations and Service Management Ethical Issues and Decision Making Issues with Different Client Groups Human Resource Management and Leadership Law and Social Policy Quality Assurance in Health and Social Care Placements in a Health and Social Care Managerial Environment Entry Requirements MCAST-BTEC... [-]

BA Hons in Biokinetics

University of Johannesburg
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

The course content for the Honours programme comprises Research Methodology, Biokinetics Practice, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Chronic Exercise, Clinical Exercise Science Conditions, Pathophysiology, Physiology and Physical Wellness. [+]

BA 2017/2018. The course content for the Honours programme comprises Research Methodology, Biokinetics Practice, Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Chronic Exercise, Clinical Exercise Science Conditions, Pathophysiology, Physiology and Physical Wellness. Admission requirements A three-year Degree in Human Movement Studies. Contact details Name: Prof L Lategan Tel: 011 559 6966 / Email: leonl@uj.ac.za [-]

Bachelor Of Arts In Medical Pedagogy

SRH Hochschule für Gesundheit Gera
Campus Full time 9 semesters October 2017 Germany Gera Bonn Stuttgart Heidelberg Karlsruhe Düsseldorf + 5 more

Innovative Educators for health professionals are in demand. In occupational medicine bachelor pedagogy therefore, prepare young people for a career in the health care you get. For this, you should next expertise also can convey enthusiasm. [+]

Innovative Educators for health professionals are in demand. In occupational medicine bachelor pedagogy therefore, prepare young people for a career in the health care you get. For this, you should next expertise also can convey enthusiasm. entry requirements General higher education entrance or equivalent university entrance qualification or university entrance for qualified professionals gem. § 63 ThürHG * Proof of completed vocational training in a specialized profession of health and social work or a comparable professional qualification A two-year work experience or an equivalent two years as a teacher in vocational practical training at the time of the Bachelor examination *According to § 63 para. 3 of ThürHG also be open to candidates in defined exceptional cases, which have not completed college admission, but vocational training in a technically related field and have at least 3 years of professional experience in this. Be allowed Nurse (health and nursing / in, pediatric nurses / in Caregiver / in) Therapeutic professions (physiotherapist / in, occupational therapist / in, speech therapist / in, Motopäde / in, masseur / masseuse and medical / r lifeguard / in, Podiatrists / in, sports therapist / in, Orthoptiker / in) Midwives and obstetric nurse / in Other professions of health care (MTLA, radiographer / MTAR, MTAF, VMTA, MTAO / OTA, Zytologieassistent / in, medical assistants / in, dietician / in, Medical / r and Dental / r assistant / r, paramedic / in, paramedic / in, dental technician / in, pharmaceutical-commercial / r employees / r, Pharmaceutical... [-]

Bachelor Health Technology (ba)

Apollon Hochschule
Online Part time 36 - 48 months Open Enrollment Germany Germany Online

In the healthcare industry increasingly powerful devices and systems are used; with innovative information technology to optimize communication and networking of different areas. This development does not stop in front of home care. But the medical technology sector together with a total turnover of around EUR 22 billion and nearly 113,000 employees (Source: SPECTARIS Yearbook: The German Medical Technology Industry 2011) a cornerstone of the German economy ... [+]

BA 2017/2018. In the healthcare industry increasingly powerful devices and systems are used; with innovative information technology to optimize communication and networking of different areas. This development does not stop in front of home care. But the medical technology sector together with a total turnover of around EUR 22 billion and nearly 113,000 employees (Source: SPECTARIS Yearbook: The German Medical Technology Industry 2011) a cornerstone of the German economy. To plan the use of expensive equipment and IT systems efficiently and accompany specialists are needed who are familiar with both the technical and the economic processes in the industry. The program Health Technology Management (B. A.) It forms exactly to this interdisciplinary specialist. As health technology managers They are ideally qualified to develop strategic concepts of use for preventive, outpatient and inpatient care structures, not only reduce costs, but also bring competitive advantages. Key qualifications The use of modern health technology is at the heart of this unique in Germany degree program. The Bachelor Health Technology Management (B. A.) They are focused on the technology needs in the healthcare industry. In studying health economic content with basics of IT and processes medical are combined to thus borne of an aging society and an ever more sophisticated medical quality care bill. Study contents The Bachelor Health Technology Management (B. A.) forming specialists with an eye for collaborative processes. Under the exactly developed for the needs of the market are sold at the curriculum APOLLON University the ability to use health technology... [-]

Bachelor Of Arts Medizinalfachberufe

Diploma University of Applied Sciences
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 5 semesters October 2017 Germany Bad Sooden-Allendorf Aalen Baden-Baden Berlin Bochum Bonn Friedrichshafen Hamburg Hannover Heilbronn Kaiserslautern Kassel Leipzig Magdeburg Mainz Mannheim Munich Ostfildern Würzburg Regenstauf Nürnberg Wiesbaden Wuppertal Germany Online + 24 more

Distance learning Medizinalfachberufe with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) is intended as in-service training those working in health, treatment and care professions. Access professions are authorized for a three-year training period for this degree, that of physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, geriatric care, health care and nursing. [+]

The Distance learning Medizinalfachberufe with a Bachelor of Arts (BA) is intended as service training those working in health, treatment and care professions. Access professions are authorized for a three-year training period for this degree, that of Physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, elderly care as health- and nursing. In addition to a well-founded practical and theoretical knowledge from the various fields of activity in the field of health care, the program provides in-depth knowledge of the social and economic sciences in five semesters. Bachelor Medizinalfachberufe The interdisciplinary study program provides Medizinalfachberufe as distance learning an ideal academic further qualification for all treatment and care professions people who want to continue their education in parallel to a profession, such as to take over management tasks and to exercise effectively or perform their own therapeutic practice more efficiently. For a better balance between study and work and greater location independence students may attend class lectures for this course Saturday either the place of residence in one of the numerous Germany-wide study centers DIPLOMA of college or in a virtual version with Online Lectures take part. Students acquire medical, psychological, educational, sociological and business knowledge that build on the existing professional qualification and expand a scientific observation. in the Distance learning Medizinalfachberufe students learn theories, principles and methods of health-related concepts scientifically to light in the national and international context, to represent and present. The main areas of distance learning Medizinalfachberufe (BA) In bachelor Medizinalfachberufe there are various attractive, professional-oriented priorities to choose... [-]

Health Management In Dual Studies

IUBH Duales Studium
Campus Part time 7 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin Düsseldorf Hamburg Munich Erfurt + 4 more

You are interested in how it looks behind the façade of clinics or insurance companies? Do you want to work at the interface between health and business management? If you place particular emphasis on practical experience, the dual Bachelor's degree in Health Management is just right for you. [+]

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You are interested in how it looks behind the façade of clinics or insurance companies? Do you want to work at the interface between health and business management? If you place particular emphasis on practical experience, the dual Bachelor's degree in Health Management is just right for you. Through the weekly change between practice in your company and theory at the campus, you can apply your knowledge directly.

Data and facts about the course of studies Health Management Student : 7 semesters Degree : Bachelor of Arts Start of study : WS 01. October Application period : 1 October to 31 August Study places : Berlin, Düsseldorf, Erfurt, Hamburg, Munich Key aspects : hospital management, nursing management, health economics, praxism management Content in the course of studies Health Management ... [-]

Ba Health And Care Management

Akkon Hochschule der Humanwissenschaften
Campus Full time Part time 5 - 9 semesters October 2017 Germany Berlin + 1 more

to ensure an optimum supply for the sick and in need of care, provides the healthcare stakeholders with complex requirements. Demands of a modern society to a high quality health care to be met. [+]

Health and care management to ensure an optimum supply for the sick and in need of care, provides the healthcare stakeholders with complex requirements. Demands of a modern society to a high quality health care to be met. Diseases and care to take, at the same time the lack of qualified nursing and management staff is increasing. To face these challenges and find solutions, the task of the health and care managers is / -Innen. The program provides the necessary professional knowledge, skills and abilities. study objectives You get by studying management competencies in health care and include efficient approaches, methods and tools of human resource management and development team to implement. They are trained academically and can align the nursing task fields of content, shape, monitor and further develop in the future in a healthcare facility. Here analyze and manage processes and can implement business planning and costing. The training assistance of study is carried out in close cooperation with vocational schools. In addition to the academic degree "Bachelor of Arts" will acquire a degree in Caregiver / in, health and nursing / in or as a health and pediatric nurses / in. Facts beginning: October 1 (in the winter term) Duration of study: Depending on prior learning 5 or 9 semesters cost example: During training 205.00 euros per month or part-time 369,00 Euro per month financingEg student loans, KfW Student Loan, DKB student loan, scholarship, etc. We are happy to help! Graduation: Bachelor of Arts (BA) access: College... [-]

Bachelor of Arts in Music Therapy

Canadian Mennonite University
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Winnipeg

Can singing "This Little Light of Mine" really help somebody relearn to speak, after being shot in the head through Broca's area? How can music-based interventions improve Alzheimer's patients' functioning and quality of life? Could music be a viable alternative to drugs or other types of therapy in treating mood disorders? How does music affect development in children? [+]

BA 2017/2018. Can singing "This Little Light of Mine" really help somebody relearn to speak, after being shot in the head through Broca's area? How can music-based interventions improve Alzheimer's patients' functioning and quality of life? Could music be a viable alternative to drugs or other types of therapy in treating mood disorders? How does music affect development in children? If any of these questions interest you, consider enrolling in CMU's music therapy program, accredited by the Canadian Association for Music Therapy (CAMT). This program is designed for students interested in a career in music therapy. Music therapists use music in a skilful, systematic way to promote positive changes in the mental, physical, emotional, or spiritual functioning of individuals and groups. Employment opportunities for music therapists exist in mental health facilities, nursing homes, hospitals, schools, group homes, and many other settings. As well, many music therapists develop their own private practices. Music therapists are expected to be accomplished and versatile musicians with a solid grounding in the study of normal and abnormal human development in addition to their music therapy skills. Above and beyond the skills and techniques of music therapy, students at CMU gain an understanding of spirituality, ethics, and counselling, invaluable to a career in any care profession. The CMU music therapy program is accredited by the Canadian Association for Music Therapy (CAMT). This means that CMU students may apply for CAMT-approved internships, and can apply for national accreditation by the CAMT once they have completed their Bachelor... [-]