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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 in Rehabilitation Studies- online

Thomas University
Online Part time September 2017 USA Thomasville

The Thomas University undergraduate Rehabilitation Studies degree prepares students to provide rehabilitation services in public and private agencies to persons with various disabilities. This undergraduate degree in Rehabilitation Studies is fully online, and will also prepare students to attain Advanced Standing status in the TU Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling Master’s program. [+]

BSc 2017. The Thomas University undergraduate Rehabilitation Studies degree prepares students to provide rehabilitation services in public and private agencies to persons with various disabilities. This undergraduate degree in Rehabilitation Studies is fully online, and will also prepare students to attain Advanced Standing status in the TU Clinical Rehabilitation & Mental Health Counseling Master’s program. IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR OUT-OF-STATE APPLICANTS: Every state government regulates whether universities located in other states can enroll students in online programs. This process is called “state authorization.” Some states do not allow their students to enroll students in online programs at outside universities at all; other states charge the outside universities high fees to enroll even one student from that state. For this reason, Thomas University may not be able to enroll students from outside Georgia in every online program we offer. We accept students from as many states as possible. Please contact Admissions at admissions@thomasu.edu or 800.538.9784 ext 1114 to find out if your state is authorized for Thomas University. This undergraduate degree in Rehabilitation Studies is fully online with an internship requirement, and will also further prepare you for your future career in Rehabilitation Studies. Graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation Studies are in high demand. In the rehabilitation field the DOT and the O*NET are the standard used to project future employment. These sources indicate the employment needs for the next eight years for entry-level rehabilitation technicians nationwide have an average growth rate of 20 – 28% with projected job openings... [-]

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: 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... [-]

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... [-]

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 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. [+]

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 [-]

B.S. in Pre-Health Sciences

Fresno Pacific University
Campus Full time August 2017 USA Fresno

The pre-health sciences major will provide you with a broad, interdisciplinary foundation in the sciences. It will also prepare you for entry into medical and dental careers, as well as a variety of allied health fields: nurse, physician's assistant, physical therapy, nutrition, medical technology and more... [+]

BSc 2017. B.S. in Pre-Health Sciences The pre-health sciences major will provide you with a broad, interdisciplinary foundation in the sciences. It will also prepare you for entry into medical and dental careers, as well as a variety of allied health fields: nurse, physician's assistant, physical therapy, nutrition, medical technology and more. The bachelor of science degree offers you greater depth of foundational coursework in supporting fields, additional breadth within the major and a research capstone. Students choose one of the following emphases: Pre-M.D./D.O./D.D.S./D.Pharmacy Emphasis Pre-M.P.T. Emphasis Pre-M.S.N. Emphasis Highlights Many health care career options require or strongly recommend a significant amount of experience prior to graduation. BIOL-220 helps students cultivate their aspirations in medical and allied health professions. BIOL-220 helps students cultivate their aspirations in medical and allied health professions. This course will provide insight into the different careers and explore options for gaining the necessary experience. Career opportunities This major offers many unique opportunities for work within natural sciences. It can be tailored for preparation to enter medical or dental school, offering relevant biology, chemistry, math and physics courses necessary for adequate preparation for entrance exams (the Medical College Admission Test, for example). [-]

Bachelor in Emergency Management Technology

Pennsylvania College of Technology
Campus or Online Full time 4 years August 2017 USA Williamsport

The Bachelor in Emergency Management Technology prepares students for careers in the emergency management or other closely related field. The curriculum provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the Four Phases of Emergency Management; National Incident Management System (NIMS); [+]

Bachelor in Emergency Management Technology The Emergency Management Technology major prepares students for careers in the emergency management or other closely related field. The curriculum provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the Four Phases of Emergency Management; National Incident Management System (NIMS); governmental roles and levels of responsibility; evolution of emergency management from colonial America to present; an understanding of man-made, natural, and technological hazards as they pertain to community vulnerability; current and emerging technological trends in emergency management; and the requisite skills of an effective emergency manager. Understanding the multidisciplinary nature of this field and the need for emergency managers to engage their partners across all levels of government and the community is a foundational characteristic of this degree program that will shape students careers. In this major, students will complete a general core of math, science, humanities, computer science, and communications courses. This liberal arts core reflect an appreciation that strong written and oral communication skills are critical to emergency management practitioners. In addition, students will gain valuable hands-on experience through an internship which recognizes that exposing students to practical experience is equally as important as instruction and theoretical knowledge in this field. Career Opportunities Graduates of this major may find employment in many areas directly and indirectly related to emergency management, such as emergency management coordinators and specialists; emergency planners; disaster planning specialists; public health preparedness coordinators and specialists; emergency medical technicians and paramedics; and police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers. Recommended High School Subjects Mathematics, science,... [-]

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... [-]

Nursing

International University Alliance
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Boston

At the College of Nursing and Public Health, we prepare qualified caregivers and leaders who are ready to make an impact in their community. [+]

BSc 2017. Nursing We produce leaders who define tomorrow’s healthcare. At the College of Nursing and Public Health, we prepare qualified caregivers and leaders who are ready to make an impact in their community. With a strong foundation built on 70 years of nursing education, we’ve developed a new vision. The College of Nursing and Public Health, renamed in June 2013, focuses on issues within population health, and has combined our hallmark nursing programs with relevant healthcare programs to tackle today’s health issues and those in the future. Our students benefit from a holistic approach that focuses on community intervention, health maintenance and management, and environmental health. More than 8,000 alumni have embraced our small class sizes and strong collaboration with faculty, and our graduates are working as nurses in private and hospital settings; as administrators and educators; and in organizations as managers, researchers, educators, advocates and directors. [-]

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

European University Cyprus
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Cyprus Nicosia

The main objective of the program is to train professional pluripotent Nurses of General Nursing Science in order to become capable to contribute in the prevention and restoration of health of people of all ages, as well as the maintenance and promotion of human health and wellness. The program’s students are able to obtain theoretical and laboratory knowledge of high caliber as well as advanced clinical skills that enable them to practice their profession independently or in collaboration with other health care professionals in Cyprus and all EU countries. [+]

The main objective of the program is to train professional pluripotent Nurses of General Nursing Science in order to become capable to contribute in the prevention and restoration of health of people of all ages, as well as the maintenance and promotion of human health and wellness. The program’s students are able to obtain theoretical and laboratory knowledge of high caliber as well as advanced clinical skills that enable them to practice their profession independently or in collaboration with other health care professionals in Cyprus and all EU countries. Approval of the Nursing Degree by the European Commission The Nursing Degree at European University Cyprus is recognized by the European Commission as an approved program, covered by Directive 2005/36/EC on the mutual recognition of professional qualifications between Member States. Graduate Nurses with the B.Sc. degree in Nursing from European University Cyprus, are therefore able to exercise their profession in all European Union member states. Registration with the Cyprus Council of Nurses and Midwives Graduates of the European University Cyprus "Nursing" program are eligible to register with the Nurses and Midwives Registry through application to the Cyprus Nursing and Midwifery Council. Objectives & Outcomes General Objectives To develop the student’s capacity to think, write and speak effectively and creatively; To develop an appreciation of and respect for social, moral and ethical values as the foundation of one’s relationship to others and one’s responsibilities to the community; To develop the students analytical, decision-making and communication competencies together with those qualities of self-reliance,... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Health Science (Physiological Measurements)

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

This programme is intended for students who wish to pursue studies which will provide them with the appropriate competencies for the measurement and imaging of the human body’s physiological activity. [+]

BSc 2017. This programme is intended for students who wish to pursue studies which will provide them with the appropriate competencies for the measurement and imaging of the human body’s physiological activity. Scientists qualified in this field team up with various other health professionals and provide the diagnostic information which is vital to the medical profession in the treatment of several medical conditions. This three year course will provide the learner with the knowledge, clinical training and skills necessary to gain the professional qualifications required to work as a healthcare science practitioner in the area of clinical physiology. Core Study Units Scientific Basis of Healthcare Science Applied Physics and Measurement Physical Sciences Applied Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology Clinical Measurement and Treatment Applied Physiological Measurement and Instrumentation Professional Practice Research Methods Public HealthEthical Issues and Decision Making Clinical Neurological and Psychiatric Studies for Health Care Workers Operations and Service Management Entrepreneurship Workbased Training Career Opportunities Health Practitioners physiological measurement [-]