Health Science Bachelor's Degree Program

Program outcomes

Upon successful completion of all health science program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate a strong foundation in basic behavioral, natural, social and health sciences appropriate to entry-level positions in health care.
  2. Communicate and present verbal, visual and written ideas and information clearly and accurately in a way that represents competence and professionalism in the health care field.
  3. Interpret and explain policy within the ethical, legal and regulatory framework of the health care industry.
  4. Identify and analyze bioethical issues facing health care practitioners and the health care environment.
  5. Identify and describe the different roles of health care professionals and develop skills to become an effective team member.
  6. Demonstrate accurate problem-solving abilities when working as a health care professional while at an internship.
  7. Appreciate diversity, differing belief and value systems, as well as appreciate individual opinions.
  8. Develop self-directed and engaged learning skills needed for independent and lifelong learning.
  9. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully enter specific health care fields or areas of study.
  10. Be an educator and promoter of healthy living.