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Health Science, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1093 (BCR) St. Catharines, Canada
If you're interested in a health-related career, enjoy working with people and would like to explore new epidemics and threats to health, our program in Health Science offered by Brock University is the perfect choice. You'll learn the science and art of promoting health, preventing disease and protecting and improving the health of a community.
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Overview

You’ll learn the science and art of promoting health, preventing disease and protecting and improving the health of a community.

This Health Science degree at Brock University will appeal to those who are interested in receiving a broad, well-rounded understanding of health and wellness. It is ideally suited to individuals who are considering additional career-specific training in the health field (i.e. respiratory therapist, fitness trainer, health inspector) as it provides an important theoretical foundation that can be applied to many professions.

Career outcomes

  • Health inspector
  • Health promoter
  • Emergency room supervisor
  • Health analyst
  • Health counsellor

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Health Sciences
  • Introductory Statistics
  • Biostatistics 
  • Human Anatomy
  • Program Planning and Evaluation

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    88

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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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General Requirements

  • Senior Secondary school credential appropriate for entry to university in your home country
  • Academically rigorous grade 12 year
  • Minimum B- average (higher for some programs)
  • English Language proficiency requirements must be satisfied

Tuition Fee

  • International

    53114 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26557 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    12178 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6089 CAD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for St. Catharines

  • 1015 - 1620 CAD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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