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BS Health Science

The coursework in Southern New Hampshire University's Bachelor of Science in Health Science program is designed to help current healthcare professionals gain the skills and knowledge needed to advance their current careers. Learn more about SNHU's online Bachelor of Science in Health Science program here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Science in Health Science

School Offering Program:

Southern New Hampshire University

Program Prerequisites:

Students considering the Bachelor of Science in Health Science program at SNHU should already have an associate's degree in an allied health field and an interest in furthering their healthcare career. All applicants to Southern New Hampshire University programs must have earned a high school diploma or equivalent.

Program Description:

Southern New Hampshire University's Bachelor of Science in Health Science program is a degree-completion program that helps healthcare professionals who already have an associate's degree gain the administrative and management skills needed to advance their careers. Courses focus on healthcare economics and finance, the management of healthcare organizations, and healthcare delivery systems. Other classes cover the tools used by healthcare administrators and the role of government in healthcare delivery. In addition, students could take courses in healthcare reimbursement, healthcare ethics, and legal regulations in healthcare systems. The program concludes with a capstone program where students have the opportunity to apply their skills through a comprehensive project.

Learning Format:

Online

Financial Aid Available:

Federal financial aid is available to those who qualify, plus a 30 percent tuition discount for active-duty service members and their spouses. Contact the SNHU Financial Aid office to learn more about your financial aid options.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

After completing this health science bachelor's degree program from Southern New Hampshire University, graduates could consider continuing their education through a graduate program. Master's degree programs could also allow students to specialize in a specific area of healthcare, such as healthcare management, or offer internships that include hands-on training opportunities that could help students prepare for career advancement. Graduates could consider master's degrees such as:

  • Master of Public Health Administration
  • Master of Science in Health Administration
  • Master of Science in Health Management

Career Paths:

The Bachelor of Science in Health Science from Southern New Hampshire University is designed to prepare students for management or supervisory roles within their chosen health field. Options could be found in fields ranging from cardiovascular technology to radiology.