Health Science (BS)
Why study health science?
For students who want to pursue a career in the medical professions, health science is a good place to start. Health science programs provide a direct path to some career fields. For other fields, you will become prepared for graduate work that leads to advanced career opportunities.
Health science students have a dedicated advisor who guides every aspect of career readiness. The program can stand alone or be part of a double major with another field in the sciences.
- Lifespan development
The freedom to double major rounds out your opportunities for a career or graduate school. Students frequently double major in biology.
Hands-on laboratory courses in biology, chemistry and physics are at the core of the program. Off-campus internships prepare you for career success.
- Biomedical research
- Health care
Prepare for your future
A health science degree will equip you with the skills employers value most: communicating your ideas, analyzing a problem, and working with others to find a solution. In a job market that’s evolving faster than ever, you'll have the knowledge and tools to succeed in a variety of fields.