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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 [-]

BSc Public Health

Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years September 2017 China Suzhou

The health of populations is a persistent and imperative global concern. China currently faces significant population health challenges and opportunities that range from a rapidly growing ageing population to rapid urbanisation, changing patterns of disease, sustainable development and environmental health, disaster management and health care financing & health reform. Public health professionals are essential for improving the health and well-being of populations. [+]

Overview The health of populations is a persistent and imperative global concern. We are faced with significant population health challenges that range from rapidly growing and ageing populations to urbanisation, climate change, new patterns of disease, sustainable development, management of man-made and natural disasters, health care financing and health care reforms. Public health is an interdisciplinary field that seeks to promote and maintain the health, safety and well-being of populations and to prevent and manage disease, disability and human suffering. The interdisciplinary BSc Public Health programme examines population health issues in China as well as in international and global contexts. Unique selling points of the programme • BSc Public Health is one of the most comprehensive undergraduate public health degrees in the world • You will be taught by experienced international staff whose current research is brought directly into the classroom, providing an exceptional education experience that combines theory with the most current knowledge in public health • Taught classes, applied coursework, field trips, projects and internships will provide you with the practical and theoretical tools that are essential to fostering the health of local and international populations • Earn two degrees: an XJTLU degree from the Chinese Ministry of Education and a globally recognised degree from the University of Liverpool, a member of the Russell Group of leading UK universities. Knowledge and skills By studying BSc Public Health, you will: • gain a solid foundation in the theory and application of life sciences, social sciences and medical humanities •... [-]

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. [+]

BSc 2017. 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 [-]

BSc (Hons) Biomedical Sciences

Edinburgh Napier University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Edinburgh

Develop your understanding of the scientific investigation of human health and disease and prepare for a career at the forefront of biomedical science. [+]

Develop your understanding of the scientific investigation of human health and disease and prepare for a career at the forefront of biomedical science. Course introduction Biomedical science, although well established as a scientific discipline, is also a rapidly advancing subject constantly striving towards improving human health and creating a need for highly skilled biomedical scientists. This course gives you a broad understanding of the scientific investigation of human health and disease. It covers the key aspects and principles of biochemistry, molecular biology, immunology and physiology and their application to the causes and management of disease. Your learning is supported by our research teams, who are at the forefront of biomedical research and contribute to all aspects of teaching, both lab and non-lab based. You'll gain the skills and knowledge to develop a career in biomedical science or progress to postgraduate study. What you'll learn As well as developing an understanding of the scientific investigation of human health and disease, you will gain more specific knowledge of disease processes from the study of clinical laboratory specialities, such as cellular pathology, clinical biochemistry, immunology, genetics and medical microbiology. This enables a biomedical scientist to understand the science of the causes, consequences, diagnosis and treatment of disease. You’ll be equipped with the skills necessary to plan and perform a research project for publication and be aware of the need for good laboratory practice, health and safety and legal and ethical considerations. You’ll have the flexibility to study different areas of biology and tailor... [-]

BSc (Hons) Pharmacology and Physiology

University of Greenwich
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom London

This new BSc (Hons) Pharmacology and Physiology programme (launching September 2014) will be taught as a classic full-time three-year programme or a four year programme incorporating an industrial placement 'sandwich year'. [+]

Overview This new BSc (Hons) Pharmacology and Physiology programme (launching September 2014) will be taught as a classic full-time three-year programme or a four year programme incorporating an industrial placement 'sandwich year'. This programme will offer:

A comprehensive understanding of the fundamental principles of the scientific discipline of pharmacology and how these fundamental principles can be applied to the understanding of drug actions in the various physiological systems of the body. A comprehensive understanding of how the scientific discipline of pharmacology is integral to the drug discovery and development process. A detailed understanding of the variety of technical approaches and research strategies which underpin pharmacology and drug discovery. A progression route to MSc or PhD study, or employment in the bioscience/pharmaceutical industry. Teaching by research active experts in pharmacology, physiology and related scientific disciplines. A substantial research project in an academic or industrial laboratory. ... [-]

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. [+]

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 nationally of... [-]

BSc in Biomedical Science

Northern Arizona University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Flagstaff

This program provides rigorous biological training, focused on biomedical science. Students will research, study, and analyze natural systems, their components, and how they work. This program prepares students for entry-level biomedical jobs or further graduate/professional programs in the biomedical sciences. [+]

BSc 2017. This program provides rigorous biological training, focused on biomedical science. Students will research, study, and analyze natural systems, their components, and how they work. This program prepares students for entry-level biomedical jobs or further graduate/professional programs in the biomedical sciences. What Can I Do with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science? Are you compassionate and hard-working? Do you dream about helping ill people or animals, or preventing them from becoming ill in the first place? If so, our Biomedical Science program can prepare you for success in your chosen field. You'll receive plenty of personal attention from faculty--in the classroom, in research laboratories, and in our Biology Advisement Center. Numerous undergraduate research opportunities involve you in the process and application of science. Our graduates have exceptional placement rates in medical schools, government agencies, and graduate programs. Less Career opportunities that might be pursued: Medical corporations Biological testing Pharmaceutical research State or federal government agencies With further education, one of these paths is possible: Physician Dentist Pharmacist University professor University Requirements To receive a bachelor's degree at Northern Arizona University, you must complete at least 120 units of credit that minimally includes a major, the liberal studies requirements, and university requirements as listed below. All of Northern Arizona University's liberal studies, diversity, junior-level writing, and capstone requirements. All requirements for your specific academic plan(s). At least 30 units of upper-division courses, which may include transfer work. At least 30 units of coursework taken through Northern Arizona University, of... [-]

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... [-]

B.Sc. Community Medicine and Health (Physician Assistantship)

Anglican University College of Technology
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Ghana Nkoranza

The Physician Assistantship programme generally takes four-year full-time study to complete. [+]

BSc 2017. The Physician Assistantship programme generally takes four-year full-time study to complete. During the first year, students focus on classroom instruction in medical sciences and clinical preparation. Courses for the programme include pathology, pediatrics, diagnosis, surgical technique, emergency medicine, pharmacology and research methods. During these rotations, students gain first-hand experience in patient care under the supervision of licensed Medical and health professionals. Physician Assistants are licensed by the Ghana Medical and Dental Council and eligible for employment by the Ghana Health Service, Christian Health Association of Ghana and Private Health Facilities. [-]

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. [+]

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 in Nursing

Indiana University Kokomo
Campus or Online Full time Part time 4 years September 2017 USA Kokomo + 1 more

The nursing program at IU Kokomo is a high quality bachelor's degree program that prepares nurses as effective leaders, capable of collaborating with the interdisciplinary health team to promote safety and to achieve optimal patient outcomes across a variety of settings, including the hospital, home, and community. [+]

BSc 2017. The nursing program at IU Kokomo is a high quality bachelor's degree program that prepares nurses as effective leaders, capable of collaborating with the interdisciplinary health team to promote safety and to achieve optimal patient outcomes across a variety of settings, including the hospital, home, and community. The B.S.N. degree program integrates a strong background in the sciences and liberal arts with an excellent education in the profession of nursing. It is tailored to meet the needs of beginning students as well as experienced nurses returning to complete a B.S.N. A strong background is provided for students in practice and for future graduate study. Degree Tracks There are two degree tracks available to students. The Pre-licensure track is for the traditional nursing student, while the R.N. to B.S.N. track is for the already registered nurse who is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree. Upon completion of the R.N. to B.S.N track, a student could go on to earn their master's degree in nursing with an additional two years of course work if they meet the requirements and go through the competitive application process. Please note that once admitted to the nursing program you will pay a nursing program fee for every course you take, in or out of nursing. Contact the Office of the Bursar if you have questions about tuition or fees. Consider completing all non-NURS courses in advance of applying to the program. Program Learning Outcomes The IU Kokomo B.S.N. graduate will meet program... [-]

Bachelor of Science in Human Nutrition

Massey University
Campus Full time 3 years March 2018 New Zealand Auckland Palmerston North + 1 more

Human nutrition is a progressive, multi-disciplinary science requiring knowledge ranging from nutrient supply and metabolic processing by the body to psychosocial and behavioural factors influencing diet. The human nutrition major is designed to give you a clear understanding of basic nutritional principles. Areas covered in your Bachelor of Science (Human Nutrition) include the composition of food, human requirements for nutrients, and how the body processes food and nutrients. [+]

Nutrition has become one of the key issues facing society. Knowledge about human nutrition and the application of this knowledge are essential elements in maintaining a healthy society. Human nutrition is a progressive, multi-disciplinary science requiring knowledge ranging from nutrient supply and metabolic processing by the body to psychosocial and behavioural factors influencing diet. The human nutrition major is designed to give you a clear understanding of basic nutritional principles. Areas covered in your Bachelor of Science (Human Nutrition) include the composition of food, human requirements for nutrients, and how the body processes food and nutrients. The programme also highlights the physiological changes that occur as a result of excesses or deficiencies of various nutrients in the diet, as well as the changes in nutritional needs from conception through birth, growth, adulthood, and ageing. You’ll gain an understanding of factors that influence food choice and awareness of practices to promote dietary change. Topics Some of the topics taught in human nutrition courses include: Food chemistry Nutrition and metabolism Maternal, child and adolescent nutrition Food choice Adult nutrition Human lifecycle physiology Sport/performance nutrition Help ensure that New Zealanders - and people all over the world - are healthy With Massey’s BSc (Human Nutrition) you’ll gain an integrated understanding of nutrition, biochemistry and physiology all related to the human body. This will give you the basis of knowledge required for enhancing health and fitness in individuals of all ages, and in groups and communities. The major will provide training in practical skills... [-]

(Online) Bachelor of Science in Nursing: RN to BSN

Fort Hays State University Graduate School
Online Full time September 2017 USA USA Online

If you are already licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the United States, you can obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree completely online through Fort Hays State University. [+]

BSc 2017. (Online) Bachelor of Science in Nursing: RN to BSN *Not authorized in Kentucky If you are already licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the United States, you can obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree completely online through Fort Hays State University. Graduating with a BSN degree opens doors to more and better career options and additional management responsibilities. The BSN also prepares you for graduate nursing study. The RN-to-BSN degree program is designed to be flexible enough to meet your busy schedule as a working professional. With this program, you can receive credit for prior educational experience, attend the clinical course in your local area, and finish in one year after you meet all prerequisite and general education requirements. FHSU is a leader in nursing education and offers a program that is fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). CCNE is a national, autonomous accreditation agency, officially recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education, which ensures the quality and integrity of baccalaureate and graduate education programs. Program Requirements Overview Associate Degree RNs Basic Studies (12 Credit Hours) Humanities Studies (12 Credit Hours) Natural Sciences and Math + 2 Labs (11 Credit Hours) Social and Behavioral Studies (12 Credit Hours) Integrative Studies (3 Credit Hours) Prerequisite and Nursing Studies (29 Credit Hours) Advance Standing Credit (36 Credit Hours) TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR DEGREE: 123 hours Diploma Degree RNs Foundation Studies (18 Credit Hours) International Studies (6 Credit Hours) Integrative Studies (3 Credit... [-]

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... [-]