The fully online bachelor’s in health sciences program covers the scope of responsibilities related to a spectrum of health care careers, and teaches you how to succeed as an employee in treatment centers, public health agencies, hospitals, long-term care facilities, and other medical service or nonclinical health organizations.
Learn how to foster behavioral change and empower clients to maintain optimum health and wellness throughout their life span. In this flexible online program, you learn to help people overcome obstacles to wellness by applying strategies that support the health of individuals and communities. Study approaches to stress reduction, nutrition, physical fitness, treatment of obesity and addictions, and management of chronic illnesses. Course modules also explore career opportunities and health and wellness coaching credentials.
In your core health sciences curriculum, you learn about the organization, purpose, and quality of U.S. health care and insurance provider systems, and master subjects you need to know on the job: state health care policies and federal regulations; cultural competencies for working with diverse clients and coworkers; and strategic approaches to regional health issues.