The Bachelor’s Degree program in Health Sciences is focused on public and community health, environmental protection, preventative community health initiatives, and emergency response. The degree prepares students to work in advocacy, education and organization. The course of study also includes a number of general education courses included to lay an intellectual foundation for students, exposing them to arts and humanities, building critical thinking skills, and developing the scientific and analytical literacy necessary for this program.
Graduates of Health Sciences may go on to pursue careers in hospital administration, public health research, public policy and environmental advocacy. Graduates can also find work in the private sector offering their expertise as health and environmental consultants for businesses. They may also continue to further their studies in the public health fields.
For additional information, please visit: https://www.uopeople.edu/programs/hs/health-studies-bachelor-degree/careers/