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Patti Richards, Interim Director
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Spokane, WA 99202
phone: 509.828.1481
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Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences

The Health Science Bachelor of Science degree provides working professionals and students interested in health related careers with the opportunity to study public health, clinical education, health care management and more. The program is offered online giving students a flexible way to complete their degree.

Online

Take classes on your own time. Ideal for working professionals who do not have a four year degree such as:

  • Cardiovascular Sonographers
  • Dental Assistants
  • Medical Assistants
  • Medical Billers and Coders
  • Medical Technologists
  • Nutritionists
  • Occupational Therapy Assistants
  • Pharmacy Technicians
  • Physical Therapy Assistants
  • Radiology Technicians
  • Surgical Technicians
  • Ultrasound Technicians
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Laboratory Technicians

On Campus

Ideal for undergraduate students pursuing health science related careers. Can be individualized to meet entry requirements for health science graduate programs, such as:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Communication Disorders/ Speech Language
  • Pathology
  • Nursing
  • Dental Hygiene

What will I study?

This is a semester program.

Prerequisite:  Associate degree or certificate in health-related program. Students who have earned an associate degree are typically able to enroll in this course of study with no additional pre-requisite requirements.

Required Program Core
Year One 21
HSCI 400S FOUNDATIONS OF PUBLIC HEALTH
HSCI 402S CURRENT ISSUES IN THE HEALTH ARENA
HSCI 403S ESSENTIALS OF PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
HSCI/DNHY 469S APPLIED STATISTICS AND EVIDENCE-BASED DECISION MAKING FOR THE HEALTH SCIENCES
HSCI/DNHY 471S PRINCIPLES OF RESEARCH AND SCIENTIFIC WRITING

HSCI/DNHY 477S

HSCI 488S

Leadership and Professional Development

Relationship,Ethics &COmmunication in Healthcare

Year Two 19
HSCI 401S INTRODUCTION TO EPIDEMIOLOGY
HSCI/DNHY 467S CAREER STRATEGIES
HSCI/DNHY 487S PRINCIPLES AND POLICIES OF HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT

HSCI 490S

HSCI 491S

Senior Capstone Health Sciences

Foundations of Clinical Education

HSCI/DNHY 494S MYTHOLOGY, FOLKLORE AND HEALTHCARE
Total Credits 40
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