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A Bachelor of Science, or BSc, is an internationally acknowledged educational achievement that signifies successful completion of predetermined coursework or testing related to what is generally a science-based field. Bachelor’s degrees are known to broaden career prospects and enhance earning potential.

Just what is a BSc in Health? Intended for those looking to establish rewarding careers related to the health sciences, this intensive program of study is often completed within about four years if one is enrolled full time. Common topics of study often include an overview of various health care organizations, health care management considerations and public health issues. Additional emphasis is typically placed on topics like the general health sciences, health care ethics and modern medical technology, among other related areas.

Most people find that they are qualified for a greater number of positions within the health care field after securing the BSc in Health than they were able to prior. Earning potential also tends to increase alongside one’s level of education.

Because of notable variation among tuition costs associated with BSc in Health programs, those seeking entry into a specific program should contact the enrollment office of the school offering it for accurate tuition rates.

Successful graduates of health bachelor’s degree programs are prepared for a variety of lucrative jobs within the global health care system. Most find work within hospitals, continuing care facilities, insurance agencies or hospice organizations. Others find gainful employment in dental offices, private practices or governmental or public health organizations. Some choose to return to school to pursue a master’s degree in a related discipline as a method of expanding their career prospects even further.

 

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Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management

University of Saint Mary Online
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA Leavenworth Des Moines USA Online + 2 more

Grow your career and discover greater opportunities with the University of Saint Mary’s online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management degree program. In the next decade, the health care industry is slated to expand by 22 percent* and individuals with a specialized education in health care information technology, management, and data analysis will be in high demand. [+]

BSc 2017. Grow your career and discover greater opportunities with the University of Saint Mary’s online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management degree program. In the next decade, the health care industry is slated to expand by 22 percent* and individuals with a specialized education in health care information technology, management, and data analysis will be in high demand. Led by an experienced faculty that is invested in your success, the online HIM degree program's curriculum is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) certification exam. As federal initiatives call for health care to transition from paper records to electronic data recording, the online B.S. in Health Information Management degree is applicable to jobs in hospitals, consulting firms, research facilities, and public health agencies. Education Level Bachelor Language English Start Dates January 2016 May 2016 August 2016 [-]

RN to BS in Nursing Online

University of North Carolina Wilmington Online
Online Full time 12 months September 2017 USA USA Online

To meet today's high demand for nursing professionals, UNCW is offering an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program completely online. The University of North Carolina Wilmington School of Nursing has been educating exceptional nurses for over four decades, as demonstrated by its accomplished alumni. [+]

RN to BS in Nursing Online Complete Coursework: as few as 12 months Nursing Credit Hours: 29* NC Resident Tuition & Fees: $4,779* Non-NC Resident Tuition & Fees: $18,465* *Credit Hours and Tuition & Fees are for Nursing courses. Additional courses may be required. A minimum of 31 credit hours must be completed at UNCW. To meet today's high demand for nursing professionals, UNCW is offering an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing program completely online. The University of North Carolina Wilmington School of Nursing has been educating exceptional nurses for over four decades, as demonstrated by its accomplished alumni. What you will gain from this program: The knowledge, skills and confidence to successfully compete and advance into high demand healthcare areas that serve an increasing aging population Knowledge of nurse-led research in clinical issues A foundation for career advancement into administrative, research, consulting and teaching *Tuition and fees subject to change; cost rounded to nearest dollar. Note: This program has a residency requirement of 31 credit hours. Additional courses may be required. Please view required coursework. Online Nursing Courses Introduction to Health Assessment Professional Nursing Practice for the Baccalaureate Nurse Gerontological Nursing and the End of Life Care Population and Community Health Nursing Leadership and Management in Nursing Health Policy Research in Nursing Transcultural Health Care Pathophysiological and Pharmacological Evidence Based Care [-]

BA/BSc in Health and Social Care (Honours)

The Open University
Online Full time Part time 3 - 12 years August 2017 United Kingdom Buckingham Milton Keynes + 2 more

In today’s fast-changing care sector, professionals at all levels need to be proactive and flexible to succeed. This degree provides a sound and critical understanding of health and social care policy, theory and practice, and the skills you need for effective practice in a diverse, multidisciplinary environment. You’ll also understand how ethical, legal, social, economic and political factors influence the provision and development of services; and gain the critical and analytical... [+]

BSc 2017. BA/BSc in Health and Social Care (Honours) In today’s fast-changing care sector, professionals at all levels need to be proactive and flexible to succeed. This degree provides a sound and critical understanding of health and social care policy, theory and practice, and the skills you need for effective practice in a diverse, multidisciplinary environment. You’ll also understand how ethical, legal, social, economic and political factors influence the provision and development of services; and gain the critical and analytical skills that underpin evidence-based practice. Key features of the course A choice of five routes: Health and wellbeing; Older adults; Mental health; Work with children, young people and families; or Healthcare and health science Helps you to develop as an independent and reflective learner Explores the context and processes of change and new ways of working across agencies and professional boundaries. Educational aims This degree is designed to enable you to develop a sound and critical understanding of policy, theory and practice in health and social care. It will provide you with an opportunity to engage with the challenges facing professionals, service users and policy makers in the UK today. Studying for this degree will enable you to: develop your knowledge and understanding of the historical and contemporary contexts in which health and social care takes place develop a sound and critical understanding of key theoretical concepts and debates that underpin health and social care provision, including the legal, ethical and value base of care develop your awareness of the... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Healthcare Management

Liberty University Online
Online Full time September 2017 USA Lynchburg

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management program will aid you in mastering the business skills pertinent to the field of healthcare. As you enrich your understanding of the healthcare industry, you will gain knowledge and insight of the ethical, professional and financial issues related to the field. [+]

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management program will aid you in mastering the business skills pertinent to the field of healthcare. As you enrich your understanding of the healthcare industry, you will gain knowledge and insight of the ethical, professional and financial issues related to the field. This program will develop your personal leadership, management and human resources skills. Knowledge and experience gained through courses will prepare you to serve effectively as an expert in the medical field, integrating faith with learning in a professional atmosphere. Potential Career Options: Hospital and Physician’s Offices, Medical Staff Relations, Patient Care Services, Human Resources Non-Discrimination Policy [-]

Bachelor of Science in Nursing-Accelerated Option

University of North Alabama
Campus 16 months January 2018 USA Florence

The traditional BSN Accelerated Option is designed for individuals with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University in any discipline, other than Nursing, a 16 month program beginning January each year and the same prerequisites specific to nursing as the Traditional BSN Option. [+]

BSc 2017. The University of North Alabama Nursing has an option for you! The traditional BSN Accelerated Option is designed for individuals with a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited University in any discipline, other than Nursing, a 16 month program beginning January each year and the same prerequisites specific to nursing as the Traditional BSN Option. About the College of Nursing Leader in the education of nurses since 1973 Committed to providing quality and accessible educational opportunities Fully approved by the Alabama State Board of Nursing BSN programs of the College of Nursing are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Our BSN is accredited for the term of 10 years through June 30, 2021; MSN is accredited for the term of 10 years through June 30, 2023. Traditional BSN option leads to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree Accelerated Alternative for second degree students is available - leads to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) RN to BSN Online program for registered nurses Diverse faculty and student body Admissions Requirement Acceptance to UNA Traditional BSN admissions requirements specific to nursing Evidence of a 3.0 GPA in either the first degree or on the completed prerequisite courses How to begin? Follow the steps below to get started! Apply to UNA and declare nursing as your major Have transcripts from first degree sent to the UNA Admission's Office, UNA Box 5011 You must be accepted to UNA to be eligible for application to the College of Nursing... [-]

BSc in Physiotherapy

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 Greece Athens Cyprus Nicosia + 3 more

The aim of the programme is to provide students with the essential academic and professional abilities in order to successfully practice the demanding profession of Physiotherapy in a variety of clinical settings. [+]

Duration (years): 4 έτη Qualification Awarded: Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy Level of Qualification: Bachelor Degree (1st Cycle) Language of Instruction: Greek Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum Credits: 120 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: The aim of the programme is to provide students with the essential academic and professional abilities in order to successfully practice the demanding profession of Physiotherapy in a variety of clinical settings. The programme is structured in a way that ensures that students acquire high quality theoretical and practical skills in the three main domains of Musculoskeletal, Neurological and Cardiorespiratory Physiotherapy as well as rehabilitation of other special population groups (burn injury rehabilitation, amputee rehabilitation etc.) Career Prospects: Graduates will be eligible to apply for registration to the Cyprus Physiotherapists and Physiotherapy Establishments Registration Council. This council is responsible for granting licence to practice the physiotherapy profession. Graduates will have developed employability skills necessary for job applications in the private sector, in private hospitals, private physiotherapy clinics, sport clubs as well as treat patients at home. Also, they will have the opportunity to apply for jobs in the public sector aτ public hospitals and clinics all around Cyprus. Access to Further Studies: Graduates who wish to continue with future studies, will have the opportunity to register in Postgraduate (Master) level studies. The University of Nicosia offers a Master degree (MSc) in Orthopaedic Science with 2 specializations in Manual Therapy and Sports Physiotherapy. In the near future, two more MSc degrees will... [-]

BSc Honours in Pharmacology & Physiology

University of Westminster - Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus Full time 3 years United Kingdom London

The course will provide you with a sound understanding of the biological action of drugs and other biomolecules at the whole-body, tissue, cellular and sub-cellular levels, and their use in medicines for the treatment of disease. It provides an ideal grounding for a career in the pharmaceutical industry or other areas of biomedical research, academia, the Scientific Civil Service and hospitals. [+]

BSc 2017. Pharmacology and physiology are closely related disciplines. Pharmacology is the study of drug action and how medicines may modify disease states. Physiology is concerned with how the body and its systems are controlled, and in the changes that lead to disease states. The course will provide you with a sound understanding of the biological action of drugs and other biomolecules at the whole-body, tissue, cellular and sub-cellular levels, and their use in medicines for the treatment of disease. It provides an ideal grounding for a career in the pharmaceutical industry or other areas of biomedical research, academia, the Scientific Civil Service and hospitals. Opportunities exist for you to enhance your practical and related transferable skills within our research laboratories. Teaching is informed by high-quality research, in relevant cognate areas, within the Faculty. In addition, new students will benefit from our use of the METI Patient Care Simulator platform, as an exciting novel teaching tool. Course content The Pharmacology and Physiology BSc Honours will enable you to acquire a broad understanding of the normal and abnormal physiological function, including the biology of representative disease states. You will become proficient in explaining and applying information about the mode of therapeutic action, undesirable and toxic effects, absorption, distribution and elimination of exemplar drugs. You will also develop the problem-solving skills and research strategies necessary to evaluate, critically appraise and systematically review pharmacology and physiology. The learning and teaching strategies include a mixture of formal contact – such as large and small... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Nutrition - Online

Huntington College of Health Sciences
Online Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

The Bachelor of Science degree program in nutrition is designed to educate a new generation of nutrition practitioner; one capable of providing their clients with an integrative approach to nutrition. [+]

Student financial aid approved program for eligible students. The Bachelor of Science degree program in nutrition is designed to educate a new generation of nutrition practitioner; one capable of providing their clients with an integrative approach to nutrition. As a graduate of HCHS’s B.S. program, you will be well prepared for a 21st century career in clinical practice, or a career in the nutrition and natural products industry. This degree program provides a strong foundation in nutrition and the basic sciences, as well as coursework in current, relevant topics such as Complementary & Alternative Medicine, Nutraceuticals, and Vitamins & Minerals; as well as elective coursework in such diverse areas as Herbal Sciences and Sports Nutrition. The B.S. degree incorporates all of the courses from the Associate of Science Degree program as well as a significant number of other courses. Upon completion of the B.S. degree, you will have truly achieved an extensive and thorough education in the science of nutrition; including scientifically sound alternate practices in nutrition. To obtain the Bachelor of Health Science Degree in Nutrition a student must complete 42 courses (129 credit hours of study). Students may transfer credits earned through other colleges or universities accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education or the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA); or international equivalent; subject to administrative approval. A maximum of 95 credits may be transferred into the Bachelor of Science degree program. Of those 95 credits, no more than... [-]

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Diagnostic Imaging

Lincoln University
Campus September 2017 USA Oakland

The Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Imaging Degree at Lincoln University consists of 45 units of General Education, 16 units of Core, 34 units of General Ultrasound, 21 units of a Concentration and Elective courses, and 6 units of Externships supervised by certified advisors. Students may choose one of three concentrations, and will be eligible to perform clinical practice in two externship rotations. Currently students who successfully completed the Bachelor of Science degree program qualify for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) national board examination and the consequent licensing. [+]

BSc 2017. Bachelor of Science (BS) in Diagnostic Imaging Introduction The Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Imaging Degree at Lincoln University consists of 45 units of General Education, 16 units of Core, 34 units of General Ultrasound, 21 units of a Concentration and Elective courses, and 6 units of Externships supervised by certified advisors. Students may choose one of three concentrations, and will be eligible to perform clinical practice in two externship rotations. Currently students who successfully completed the Bachelor of Science degree program qualify for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) national board examination and the consequent licensing. Upon completion of the program, students should be able to examine patients at various medical facilities, perform ultrasound procedures, and manage and direct operations in ultrasound labs. Academic Progress Requirements Students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science degree program are expected to maintain their grades corresponding to the policy of satisfactory progress and the following chart. The chart specifies the criteria for achieving satisfactory academic progress for full-time students (no transfers) in the University BS degree program based on the allowable maximum number of semester credit hours attempted (part-time students are evaluated proportionally to the taken part of a program; students who changed their program will be evaluated on all courses taken): * Units attempted means courses’ units for which the students have incurred a financial obligation or for which any university scholarship funds have been disbursed. [-]

BSc in Orthobionics

PFH Private University of Applied Sciences
Campus Full time 8 semesters October 2017 Germany Göttingen

The Bachelor's degree in Orthobionics is intended for university entrance qualification holders or young people with a higher education entrance qualification. If you are interested in a study programme in the areas of medicine and medical technology and enjoy manual work, you are a candidate for a degree in Orthobionics. [+]

PFH Campus Göttingen The Bachelor's degree in Orthobionics is intended for university entrance qualification holders or young people with a higher education entrance qualification. If you are interested in a study programme in the areas of medicine and medical technology and enjoy manual work, you are a candidate for a degree in Orthobionics. Due to the practical work that is carried out directly on patients as early as the first semester and the in-depth medical and natural science training, this study programme also represents an interesting alternative for university entrance qualification holders that are seeking classical medical studies. If you are an orthopaedic technician with professional experience, this Bachelor's degree offers you an opportunity to obtain an academic qualification, thereby opening up new career goals. Your Benefits Unique study programme Europe-wide Extensive manual skills Modern orthopaedic workshop, including a gait analysis laboratory Test-patients for mastering modern patient care Small learning groups, intensive supervision Excellent career chances in the Healthcare Technology sector Support from the industry: OttoBock HealthCare GmbH, Streifeneder KG, Össur Deutschland GmbH, Bauerfeind AG, Freedom Innovations, Wilhelm Julius Teufel GmbH Practically Relevant Study Programme for University Entrance Qualification Holders and Orthopaedic Technicians The full-time study programme in Orthobionics, leading to a Bachelor of Science, is designed to last 8 semesters and is worth 240 ECTS. You will mainly study in the PFH's ZHT Centre for Healthcare Technology, which is based in the building of the Göttingen University Clinic. Some other courses will take place at PFH's Göttingen campus. The... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Animal Management and Veterinary Nursing

Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Malta Paola

This course builds on the two year Higher National Diploma programme in Animal Management. At the end of the full three year programme (2 + 1), students qualify for the BSc in Animal Management. [+]

BSc 2017. Course Description This course builds on the two year Higher National Diploma programme in Animal Management. At the end of the full three year programme (2 + 1), students qualify for the BSc in Animal Management. You will have the opportunity to specialise in your main area of study during the last few years with the aim of seeking employment at management level or similar. This may relate to animal welfare, production, education, veterinary services, research and development and regulatory services both locally and internationally. The programme offers the required knowledge and competences related to animal health and nutrition, welfare, ecology, philosophy, ethics and law. You shall also undertake a research project whereby you will be expected to select a topic for investigation following an established methodology. Study/Course Delivery The units will be delivered through a combination of classroom-based lectures, tutorials, practical placements, laboratory practicals, workshops and applied scientific activities. Hands on farming and visits to various soft areas will be part of the course prospectus. Assessment An ongoing assessment is an integral part of the course. Assessment will include practical and theoretical work. Students will follow practical ongoing assessment, written assessment, projects as well as practical work experience at the institute and industry sites. Programme Learning Outcomes Understand and apply research methods to carry out an advanced project study based on scientific research related to specific units within the course’s area of study Understand and research different entrepreneurial skills required at management level and to plan for... [-]

Human Nutrition & Dietetics - BSc (Hons)

Cardiff Metropolitan University
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom Cardiff

Professionally approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and British Dietetic Association, the course contains two major elements. The academic component based on campus and clinical training, which occurs in three separate places within the course. [+]

Professionally approved by the Health and Care Professions Council and British Dietetic Association, the course contains two major elements. The academic component based on campus and clinical training, which occurs in three separate places within the course. Both elements are essential for the achievement of the course objectives and award of the degree with eligibility to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) for registration as a dietitian. Due to this programme being NHS funded, unfortunately deferred applications cannot be considered. Course Content​ The BSc (Hons) Human Nutrition and Dietetics requires completing and passing three clinical placements. - Placement 1 for six weeks during year 2 of the programme (May - June). - Placement 2 for 8 weeks at the start of year 3 of the programme (September - October) - Placement 3 for 14 weeks during year 3 (Jan - April). All placements require students to show competencies in specific dietetics skills. Placement 2 and 3 have assessed elements that contribute to the final degree classification. Learning & Teaching​ The BSc (Hons) Human Nutrition and Dietetics employs a range of teaching methods throughout the programme. We begin to build skills in dietetics from the first year with an emphasis on nutritional assessment and reflective skills. Visits into the professional NHS setting during this year will help learners to develop a professional understanding of the role. In the second year we use case studies and kitchen practicals to teach dietetics therapy. In addition we simulate consultations and group... [-]

Bachelor in Biomedical Science

McMurry University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Abilene

The Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science degree provides a deep and practical knowledge of contemporary biology for students interested in careers as researchers, health professionals, science educators, and laboratory personnel. [+]

BSc 2017. The Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science degree provides a deep and practical knowledge of contemporary biology for students interested in careers as researchers, health professionals, science educators, and laboratory personnel. The focus is on molecules, cells, microbes, and human biology and health. The curriculum is research-rich and skills-laden. All graduates complete an internship or conduct original research as part of their education. Human biology and disease frame the study of biology Focus: cells, molecular biology, disease and new health breakthroughs Emphasis is on development of marketable hands-on lab skills for a variety of fields Careers in biotech, health research, microbiology, forensics, genomic, and genetics All degrees require a minimum of 120 credit hours, excluding remedial courses. A minimum of 39 credit hours must be advanced level. [-]

Bachelor of Health Professions

Felician University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Rutherford

The Biology Pre-Professional programs provide students with an opportunity to earn a B.S. in Biology from Felician University and a graduate degree from a number of cooperating professional school programs in the following fields: [+]

The Biology Pre-Professional programs provide students with an opportunity to earn a B.S. in Biology from Felician University and a graduate degree from a number of cooperating professional school programs in the following fields: Audiology (Bloomsburg University of PA) Chiropractic (NY Chiropractic College) Occupational Therapy (Sage Graduate School) Physician Assistant (Rutgers-SHRP) Physical Therapy (Rutgers-SHRP) Podiatry (NY College of Podiatric Medicine) Upon successful completion of their Felician coursework, students will be able to demonstrate competence in scientific reasoning and quantitative analysis, critical thinking, and written communication, as well as proficiency in application of fundamental principles and laboratory methods in biology and chemistry. Students will also demonstrate an understanding of the ethical challenges and responsibilities of applying scientific knowledge, the relationship of Franciscan values to professional practice, and the potential contributions of science-related professions to human welfare and sustainability. In most of the pre-professional programs, students take three years of required courses at Felician, with their first year of professional school courses counting toward their fourth year for the B.S. (The exception is Occupational Therapy, which requires a four-year sequence of courses at Felician.) An additional 2-3 years at the professional school is needed for the graduate degree (duration depending on whether a Masters or Doctorate is needed). Students should declare their intention to pursue a specific articulated program as soon as possible within their first year at Felician to ensure proper scheduling of the correct sequence of courses. Note that each program has a GPA requirement for entry into the cooperating... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Health

Kansas State University Global Campus
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment USA USA Online

The online bachelor's degree completion program in nutrition and health offers professional courses in health promotion, human nutrition and health. [+]

BSc 2017. Nutrition and Health Bachelor's Degree The online bachelor's degree completion program in nutrition and health offers professional courses in health promotion, human nutrition and health. Health nutritionists develop community programs to promote nutrition and good health; educate people about the relationship between diet and health; conduct research on the psychological, cultural, social, economic and environmental issues related to nutrition and health; or work with special groups who are at risk for nutrition-related health problems, such as pregnant women, infants and the elderly. Careers in Nutrition and Health Many health nutritionists have careers with organizations such as: local health departments community wellness programs agencies involved in international development Accreditation Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The nutrition and health bachelor's degree is offered through the Department of Human Nutrition in the K-State College of Human Ecology. Curriculum Courses for the nutrition and health bachelor's degree program may be transferred from another university or community college. Consult K-State's transfer equivalency web page for further information on transferring courses from another institution. Admission Requirements for the Nutrition and Health Bachelor's Degree Program To qualify for admission into the Nutrition and Health distance program, students must follow the Kansas State University Office of Admissions policies and procedures. Application Deadlines You must be admitted for the fall semester by June 1, spring semester by Nov. 1 and summer semester by April 1. This means that all transcripts, application fees and... [-]