48 months
17195 USD/year
17195 USD/year
11055 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Health Studies program at Bridgewater State University can lead to the improved health status of individuals, families and communities. It involves the use of systematic strategies to improve health knowledge, attitudes, skills and behaviors. 


The Health Studies major at Bridgewater State University is designed to guide students though learning experiences that emphasize the multiple dimensions of health, and draws on the behavioral and natural sciences as well as health science and public health.

The major prepares students to design, implement and evaluate scientifically and methodologically sound health studies experiences, and to equip students with the professional skills that will enable them to be proficient practitioners.


Health studies graduates work in schools, public health agencies, voluntary nonprofit organizations, hospitals, colleges and universities, business and industries. Students wishing to pursue teaching licensure in health/family and consumer sciences must meet the criteria for admission to professional education programs as well as declare a second major in secondary education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Issues in Male Health
  • Current Issues in Health
  • Entrepreneurial Approach to Health and Wellness
  • Health Care in the U.S.
  • Human Sexuality
  • Cultural Diversity in Health and Disease
  • Drugs in Society
  • Health Behavior Change and Disease Management
  • Stress Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

National deadlines are priority deadlines, applications submitted after will be considered on a space-available basis.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

    • Application with essay
    • Academic Credentials/Transcripts. A translation must be submitted accompanying any documents supplied in a language other than English.
    • Copies of certificates/diplomas (GCE Certificates, Secondary School Leaving or Maturity Certificates, Baccalaureate etc.)
    • English Language Proficiency
    • Affidavit of Financial Support
    • Immunization Record
    • Passport, Visa, Non-immigrant Form, I-94

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17195 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17195 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    17195 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17195 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11055 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11055 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Bridgewater

1289 - 2669 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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