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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 BSN online

University of Saint Francis Online
Online Full time Part time 12 months September 2017 USA Fort Wayne + 1 more

Already have a career in a profession that you love, but you know that you could better serve your patients by furthering your education? The RN to BSN program at the University of Saint Francis is designed to help licensed registered nurses with a diploma or Associates degree to earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing. [+]

RN to BSN Already have a career in a profession that you love, but you know that you could better serve your patients by furthering your education? The RN to BSN program at the University of Saint Francis is designed to help licensed registered nurses with a diploma or Associates degree to earn their Bachelor of Science in Nursing. The RN to BSN program will prepare you to practice nursing with individual clients, families, groups, and communities in a variety of settings. Throughout the RN to BSN program, you’ll have opportunity to fulfill leadership roles, as well as evaluate and apply evidence-based findings to improve health outcomes. Knowledge from humanities and social and physical sciences are synthesized with nursing theory in order to enhance professional practice. We’ve structured our program in a way that provides the flexibility needed to balance life and school obligations. Courses are offered in eight-week sessions. We offer two eight-week sessions each academic term: fall, spring, and summer. You can enroll on a full-time or part-time basis. You have the opportunity to complete the program in as little as 12 months. The RN to BSN program requires 13 credit hours in elective/transfer/prior learning credits. Students are able to transfer in some—if not all—of those credits at the point of admission. Others may choose to use professional experience, or to take elective coursework to fulfill this requirement. A leadership immersion practicum is integrated into the program through a two-course sequence in which students plan and lead an... [-]

Bachelor of Science: Clinical Research

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

The Bachelor of Science in Clinical Research offers students the opportunity to gain specialized education, training, and experience in the exciting field of clinical research. [+]

BSc 2017. Bachelor of Science: Clinical Research NEWS: CNN Money names Clinical Research the #4 best job in America. The Bachelor of Science in Clinical Research offers students the opportunity to gain specialized education, training, and experience in the exciting field of clinical research. Clinical research is the process by which new therapies (medications, biological agents, and devices) are tested in clinical studies prior to approval and marketing. Clinical research also includes the study of products after approval, once they are on the market, particularly for rare or unexpected adverse events. Students in the Clinical Research Program gain a broad-based understanding of the science, regulatory, and business aspects of developing new therapies to treat illness and improve quality of life. We are often asked, "Is this a Nursing degree?" While the Clinical Research Program sits in the School of Nursing and has similar pre-requisites, it is not a Nursing degree. The undergraduate UNCW Clinical Research degrees is awarded as Bachelor of Science in Clinical Research with no mention of Nursing. The degree is mostly online; local residence is not required. Prospective Student Resources What is Clinical Research? Clinical Research Admissions Information (PDF) Clinical Research Application (Deadline to apply is April 16, 2017) Clinical Research Admissions - YouTube Instructions Program of Study (PDF) CLR Advising Calendar Frequently Asked Questions NC Community College Transfer Equivalents (PDF) Past, Present, and Future of Clinical Research in North Carolina - 4/8/15 (video) How can I get started in the Clinical Research Field? Drug Discovery and... [-]

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... [+]

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 diversity of... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Nursing-Accelerated Option

University of North Alabama
Campus or Online Full time 16 months September 2017 USA Florence

Entering freshmen and transfer students complete a four-year curriculum leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing. [+]

BSc 2017. Designed for individuals with a Bachelors degree from an accredited University in any discipline, other than Nursing A 16 month program beginning January each year Same prerequisites specific to nursing as the Traditional BSN Option Want a BSN or MSN degree? The University of North Alabama Nursing has an option for you! Entering freshmen and transfer students complete a four-year curriculum leading to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students are awarded the BSN degree, and are eligible to take the NCLEX exam for licensing as a registered nurse (R.N.). For Registered Nurses who wish to attain the BSN degree, our "RN to BSN Online Program" allows RNs to attain their BSN degree entirely online. For BSN prepared nurses, the College of Nursing also offers an MSN degree program completely online. Both the BSN and the MSN online programs provide an online learning environment that is educationally rewarding and designed to meet the schedule of the working student. 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 [-]

BSc in Nutrition and Dietetics

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

The aim of the programme may be summarised as : to produce, through well designed and appropriate courses, adequately trained and competent graduates who are equipped for the world of work in the 21st century and who can apply their knowledge of food and nutrition/dietetics for the benefit of individuals and the public health in general across Cyprus and/or their chosen country of practice. [+]

Duration (years): 4 Qualification Awarded: Nutrition and Dietetics (BSc, 4 years). Level of Qualification: 1ος Κύκλος (Πτυχίο - Bachelor’s) Language of Instruction: Greek Mode of Study: Full Time and Part Time Minimum Credits: 124 Minimum ECTS Credits: 240 Profile of the Programme: Aims The aim of the programme may be summarised as : to produce, through well designed and appropriate courses, adequately trained and competent graduates who are equipped for the world of work in the 21st century and who can apply their knowledge of food and nutrition/dietetics for the benefit of individuals and the public health in general across Cyprus and/or their chosen country of practice. The programme has both an academic (theoretical and practical) skills and a dietetic market orientation. It focuses on studying and analyzing the latest trends and developments in the science of Nutrition and Dietetics. As a student on our Nutrition/Dietetics programme you will undertake three observation placements. They are all within the standards promoted by CyRBFSTD and the relative law (N31/(i) 96 and the code of ethics for professional practice by the Cyprus Dietetic and Nutrition Association. The observation placements could be in either an acute hospital or private clinic or a community setting or private settings or foodservice facilities. During a 4-week placement at the end of 1st and 2nd year, the student will find out more about the working environment experienced by a dietitian, the way they work and the other health professionals they work with. You will start practising some of... [-]

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. [+]

BSc 2017. 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... [-]

Medical Laboratory Science

Eastern Kentucky University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Richmond

This program is for students who have a strong interest in science [+]

Degree Options B.S. in Medical Laboratory Science Who Would be Interested in Medical Laboratory Science? Students who: Have a strong interest in science Like to work independently Want a health career with minimal patient contact Want a good starting salary with benefits Why Medical Laboratory Science? Degree Benefits The Medical Laboratory Science (MLS) program is a NACCLS accredited program. Students in the MLS program have a graduation rate of 96% and an 86% employment rate. Students in the MLS programs have a clinical practicum (rotation) in an area hospital at the end of their campus courses that helps to make each student "job ready" after graduation. Learn from the Best MLS instructors are readily available by email, phone or office for questions or problems and are concerned about the success of their students. Faculty have many years of clinical experience working as laboratory professionals in the various specialties of the clinical laboratory in hospitals. Faculty share more than 50 years of teaching excellence with the MLS programs and provide a nurturing environment for students. Faculty are actively involved in professional organizations and continuing education to keep abreast of the laboratory profession. What Are the Requirements to be Admitted to the Program? For MLS, there is a formal application period during which students who have met the requirements of passing all supporting science courses and having a GPA of 2.5 are considered by committee for entry into the MLS program. Where Are Recent Graduates Employed? Graduates of the MLS program can... [-]

BS in Nursing

Cardinal Stritch University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Milwaukee

Cardinal Stritch University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing pre-licensure program offers direct admission and is designed for students seeking a nursing degree with a liberal arts foundation in a university environment. [+]

BSc 2017. Cardinal Stritch University’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing pre-licensure program offers direct admission and is designed for students seeking a nursing degree with a liberal arts foundation in a university environment. Our program builds upon a foundation of knowledge in science and the humanities, and is aimed at developing your abilities to practice nursing using the principles of health promotion, maintenance and restoration across the life span in a variety of structured client settings. BSN graduates are prepared as general clinical practitioners, and are eligible to take the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for Registered Nurses and obtain licensure as a Registered Nurse in the United States. Prepare Today for Tomorrow’s Demands In the Ruth S. Coleman College of Nursing & Health Sciences, you'll find flexible scheduling and lots of one-on-one instruction. We offer a comfortable, supportive environment and quality academic programs, acute, long term care, and community agencies. Learn from Leaders in Nursing and Health Sciences As the demands and requirements for workers in healthcare continue to evolve, we remain at the forefront of changes in the industry. The Ruth S. Coleman College of Nursing and Health Sciences has a long history of staying ahead of the curve and providing cutting-edge education. Today, we continue to be a leading provider of creative, flexible programs that integrate theory and practice to meet emerging health education needs of clients and communities. Courses NUR 110 - Foundations of Professional Nursing Practice NUR 210 - Health Assessment NUR 212 - Pathophysiology... [-]

Bachelor Of Science In Nursing

University College South Denmark
Campus Full time 7 semesters September 2017 Denmark Sønderborg

The training of nurses strength (w / m) at University College South Denmark offers practice-relevant studies the foundation ... [+]

Bachelor of science in nursing

The studies in nursing science at University College Southern Denmark opens a world of new possibilities.

The training of health care and nursing force (W / m) at University College South Denmark offers practice-relevant studies the foundation to work as qualified nurses force with good professional and personal skills. The training has a high professional level. In this study around your professional commitment and a constructive critical attitude is promoted. Professional Nursing is a knowledge-based and practical. It includes many tasks in interpersonal relationships and is documented knowledge from different disciplines, a so combines scientific thinking with practical vocational training. In addition to close cooperation with the patient and the relatives interdisciplinary collaboration is the focus. Training lasts 3½ years and consists of theoretical and clinical instruction. This interaction contributes to professional practice and the application of knowledge are always in focus. The clinical teaching takes place in hospitals and different areas take place within the public health and is distributed in the course of training on various lessons. During the training, there is the possibility for an international exchange during the practice phase. We have exchange agreements with clinical training places and nursing schools in Scandinavia, the rest of Europe, in Thailand and in Australia. It is possible to connect a master's degree in health care.... [-]


Nursing

University of Central Florida
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Orlando

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the national voice for baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs, recognizes the B.S.N. degree as the minimum educational requirement for professional nursing practice. [+]

BSc 2017. Nursing The American Association of Colleges of Nursing, the national voice for baccalaureate and graduate nursing programs, recognizes the B.S.N. degree as the minimum educational requirement for professional nursing practice. TRADITIONAL B.S.N. Students generally apply to this program prior to their junior year in college. As a full-time ‘lock-step’ program, it takes five consecutive semesters to complete, including summers. Admission is limited and occurs twice a year (each fall on UCF’s Orlando campus, and each spring on UCF’s regional campuses in Cocoa and Daytona Beach). Graduates are eligible to sit for the R.N. licensure exam. SECOND DEGREE B.S.N. This program is for students who have a non-nursing bachelor’s degree and now aim to become nurses. As a full-time ‘lock-step’ program, it takes four consecutive semesters to complete, including summers. Admission is limited and occurs each summer on UCF’s Orlando campus. Graduates are eligible to sit for the R.N. licensure exam. CONCURRENT A.S.N. TO B.S.N. This unique, alternative dual-enrollment program allows qualified students to take Associate of Science in Nursing-level nursing courses at approved state colleges while taking B.S.N.-level courses at UCF at the same time. Students are eligible to sit for the R.N. licensure exam after completing their A.S.N. degree from the state college. Students will complete their A.S.N. degree with more than half of their B.S.N. credits already earned, allowing them to complete their B.S.N. degree from UCF sooner. This program is offered in partnership with Seminole State College (Altamonte Springs campus) and Valencia College(West campus). R.N.... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management

MUST University
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Fort Lauderdale

The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management (BS-HCM) program prepares graduates to become managers and support professionals in the healthcare field as well as in related industries. The program helps develop versatile professionals who, using a collaborative approach, apply knowledge of information systems, policy, accounting, budgeting, and analysis in diverse healthcare provider settings. The combination of management skills and knowledge of current issues in health services and systems provides Healthcare Administration graduates with a solid educational foundation on which to begin their healthcare careers. [+]

The Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management (BS-HCM) program prepares graduates to become managers and support professionals in the healthcare field as well as in related industries. The program helps develop versatile professionals who, using a collaborative approach, apply knowledge of information systems, policy, accounting, budgeting, and analysis in diverse healthcare provider settings. The combination of management skills and knowledge of current issues in health services and systems provides Healthcare Administration graduates with a solid educational foundation on which to begin their healthcare careers. [-]

BSc Honours in Chinese Medicine Acupuncture

University of Westminster - Faculty of Science and Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 6 years United Kingdom London

The medical principles originating in China between the 3rd Century BCE and 2nd Century CE remain integral components of the healthcare systems of China, Japan, the Koreas and Vietnam, and are practised today on a global scale. These principles and their development over the last 2,000 years, together with a wealth of practice and research that is currently taking place worldwide, provide the basis of this professional entry course in Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture. [+]

BSc 2017. The medical principles originating in China between the 3rd Century BCE and 2nd Century CE remain integral components of the healthcare systems of China, Japan, the Koreas and Vietnam, and are practised today on a global scale. These principles and their development over the last 2,000 years, together with a wealth of practice and research that is currently taking place worldwide, provide the basis of this professional entry course in Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture. Our focus is the education of competent, caring practitioners of Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture, who have the critical thinking skills combined with mindfulness, and can participate in the current debates on science and practice. You will develop your clinical skills and competence as a scholar practitioner through an NHS placement and extensive practice in our busy Polyclinic where, under the guidance of experienced tutors, your learning from the various aspects of the course is integrated. Course content The course is structured to support your intellectual, professional and practical skills development. Much of this is achieved through the use of themes that run through the modules and across levels. So in addition to the specific knowledge and skills required in Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture the course integrates clinical skills development, health sciences, personal and professional development, and research skills. The course learning environment is practice led, and contact time is used to develop practice skills and to make sense of theory through its application in clinical practice and its emergence from practice. The emphasis in the classroom is... [-]

Bachelor Pre-Med

California State University Bakersfield
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Bakersfield

Medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, physical therapy, and optometry are among the many fields students can prepare for at CSUB. The University offers course work to meet the requirements of medical and other professional schools while providing a liberal arts education. [+]

Medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, physical therapy, and optometry are among the many fields students can prepare for at CSUB. The University offers course work to meet the requirements of medical and other professional schools while providing a liberal arts education. Most professional schools require a bachelor's degree for admission. Competition for admission is severe, and students are advised to plan a program of study leading to a baccalaureate degree should admission be denied. Most students obtain a science degree, but other majors are also accepted provided required courses have been taken. Typically, mathematics and computers (one year), physics (one year), chemistry (two years), and biology (two years) are required. Small class size and individual attention are additional benefits Pre-Medical/Pre-Allied Health students enjoy while attending CSUB. Interested students are encouraged to contact the Department of Biology for further information or to make an appointment with a faculty advisor. Recommended Courses This program is designed to provide the basic courses to meet entrance requirements for post-baccalaureate study in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, chiropractic, and physical therapy while completing the B.S. degree in Biology. A minimum of 65 units in Biology: A. The following courses: BIOL 201 Intro Biology-Cell BIOL 202 Intro Biology-Animals BIOL 203 Intro Biology-Plants BIOL 301 Research Design & Analysis BIOL 304 General Genetics BIOL 305 General Physiology BIOL 306 General Ecology BIOL 470 Evolution BIOL490 Senior Seminar B. Twenty-five (25) units from the following suggested list (at least one must be 400 level and two must have... [-]

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Safety, Health and Environmental Management

Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Campus Part time 24 months August 2017 Singapore

The aim of the course is to provide an education which equips students with a range of competencies which support a career as Health and Safety Practitioners in both the private and public sectors. It is anticipated that such a practitioner will have the ability to make a contribution to their organisation, community, profession and wider society... [+]

BSc 2017. The aim of the course is to provide an education which equips students with a range of competencies which support a career as Health and Safety Practitioners in both the private and public sectors. It is anticipated that such a practitioner will have the ability to make a contribution to their organisation, community, profession and wider society. Students will have acquired in-depth knowledge and developed appropriate related skills that are associated with competent Risk Management Strategies and Techniques. Students successfully completing the programme and the necessary work based experiential learning, and embracing the required professional body assessments, as required by the accrediting professional body, IOSH, will be prepared for the world of work as Health and Safety Practitioners. Consequently, students completing the programme should be able to: Demonstrate a systematic understanding of the key elements of occupational safety and health, some of which will be at the forefront of knowledge; Apply the methods and techniques that they have learned to review, consolidate, extend and use this understanding to carry out projects; Demonstrate conceptual understanding so that they can solve problems, devise and sustain arguments and describe and comment on current research into occupational safety and health; Demonstrate an evidence-based approach and an appreciation of the limits of knowledge; Manage their own research and learning and be continually aware of where the limits of their own knowledge and skills lie; Effectively communicate information, ideas, problems and solutions to the full range of people they will encounter at work. Method... [-]