Bachelor in Health Studies

University of Central Missouri

Program Description

Bachelor in Health Studies

University of Central Missouri

UCM's Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology develops successful professionals by instilling an appreciation for helping all people lead a healthy and physically active lifestyle.

UOCM101A

Why Choose Health Studies at UCM?

  • UCM's has a human performance laboratory, which serves as a student-centered research and learning center.
  • The performance lab offers hands-on learning; students have the opportunity to train on more than 25 state-of-the-art pieces of equipment in a newly renovated lab facility.

What will I study?

If you have a passion for healthcare but are not interested in clinicals or careers at the nursing or physician level, health studies may be a good option for you. This area will prepare professionals who specialize in the prevention of disease and promote appropriate wellness lifestyles to foster community health.

Courses include:

  • Community Health Education
  • Drugs and Youth
  • Life-Span Development
  • Medical Sociology

Related areas of concentration:

  • Pre-Physical Therapy/Pre-Occupational Therapy

UOCM104a


What can I do with a degree in Health Studies?

  • Public Health Program Specialist
  • Quality Improvement Specialist
  • Wellness Coordinator
  • Health Educator



How can I get involved outside the classroom?

At UCM, we value engaging learning experiences that include student involvement and service-learning projects.

In Health Studies, there is the opportunity to get involved in:

  • Athletic Training Student Association
  • The Physical Education Club
  • Student Dietetic Association

About our Faculty

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1, which allows professors to get to know you and provide personalized attention.

The faculty in the Health Studies program is committed to student success. They bring practical, real world, hands-on experiences to the classroom, preparing students for their future careers.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 11, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 13, 2018
Jan. 7, 2019
Duration
Duration
4 years
Full time
Price
Price
221 USD
Information
Deadline
Locations
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Start date: Aug. 13, 2018
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End date July 31, 2022
Start date: Jan. 7, 2019
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End date Dec. 31, 2022
Start date: May 13, 2019
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End date Apr. 30, 2023
Dates
Aug. 13, 2018
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Application deadline Request Info
End date July 31, 2022
Jan. 7, 2019
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Application deadline Request Info
End date Dec. 31, 2022
May 13, 2019
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Application deadline Request Info
End date Apr. 30, 2023
Price
Missouri Resident: $221.00/per credit hour. Non-Resident: $442.00/per credit hour. Per credit hour rates do not include mandatory fees, housing or textbooks.