The BSHS program is an online course of study which can be taken full or part time. The program is designed to enable students with a previous associate degree in radiography, respiratory care or other qualified allied health program to earn a baccalaureate degree in Health Sciences. The program of study combines didactic courses, an internship experience and general education courses.
The Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences program builds upon previous education and aims to broaden the skill set of the allied health professional. Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences program will be prepared to meet the changing needs of health care institutions in a variety of settings. Additionally, graduates will be prepared to assume leadership responsibilities and effect patient outcomes.
Graduates will be prepared to function as collaborative members within the health care team. Knowledge of leadership and management, health provider systems, communication, critical thinking, legal-ethical and teaching-learning principles, evidence-based practice, accounting, and culture care values will be integrated into the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences curriculum.