Bachelor of Science Health Science
The online Bachelor of Science in Health Science (BHS) is an interdisciplinary program that provides the opportunity for associate-prepared allied health professionals to improve their career mobility by enhancing their knowledge and skills. In addition to promoting the 'team concept' in health care, the curriculum prepares graduates for a variety of positions in healthcare administration, management, and advanced clinical practice.
The degree requires a minimum of 120 semester hours for graduation; the last 30 hours completed through NKU.
Major Curriculum 30 hours in coursework; 21 hours required core and 9 elective hours
Foundation of Knowledge - General Education Program 37 hours in coursework: Communication 9 hours, Scientific & Quantitative Inquiry 10 hours, Self & Society 9 hours, Culture & Creativity 6 hours, Global Viewpoints 3 hours
The major coursework can be completed in as little as 16 months. Students needing additional hours in the general studies or upper-division elective areas may complete them concurrent to enrollment in the BHS curriculum. The total length of time to complete the degree will depend on prior college work.
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For Admission information, click on the link to the right under Health Science Links.
Cindy Clair, 2011 Graduate Bachelor of Science Health Science