• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Graduates of this Bachelor of Science in Human Health Sciences (HHS), will have a strong foundation in the basic sciences and develop competencies in healthcare skills and knowledge, thereby maximizing professional career opportunities.

What You'll Study:

Every student has individual needs both academically and non-academically. For this reason, as well as our challenging curriculum, the Human Health Sciences program features individualized advising.  Each student is expected to schedule three (3) advising appointments per semester with their Academic Advisor.

Grow Your Future:

Human Health Sciences offers options for students interested in future graduate or professional study, in a variety of health professions programs, as well as other healthcare fields, including mid-level management or supervision across healthcare environments, medical or pharmaceutical sales, and community health advocacy. Students graduating from this program would also be competitive for other health-related graduate disciplines.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Spring (January), priority deadline December 1st 2018.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
    • Duration description
      4 years
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Survey of Health Professions 
  • General College Chemistry 
  • General Chemistry Laborator
  • Calculus With Life Science Application
  • Survey of Health Prof: Shadowing Exp
  • Introductory Biology 
  • Laboratory for Introductory Biology 
  • General Chemistry Laboratory

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    527

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • Either: UK Application for Undergraduate Admission or Common Application
  • Test Scores: Official results for either the ACT or the SAT I must be submitted. 
  • Transcripts: Submit a complete official high school transcript including the date of graduation. 
  • Optional - Academic Letter of Recommendation: Freshmen applicants can submit an academic letter of recommendation from a teacher or guidance counselor. 
  • Non-Refundable Application Processing Fee: Attach $50 in cash, check, or money order made payable to the University of Kentucky.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    29050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 29050 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lexington-Fayette

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

The University of Kentucky offers several scholarships to students with an outstanding record of academic excellence:

  • International Ambassador Scholarships: From $3,000 to 50% of tuition; competitive; renewable.
  • Bluegrass Spirit Scholarship (Academic Scholarship): Starting at $8,000 per year, for up to four years of undergraduate study.
  • Diversity Scholarship: Average of $5,000 per year; competitive; renewable.
  • Departmental Scholarships: Deadlines, amounts and requirements vary by department.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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