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Health Studies, Bachelor

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  • Unknown
    Duration
, NY,
The health studies program prepares students to take an important and meaningful role in the medical field. As a health studies major, you choose between one of three tracks: health science, health administration and health policy. An 18-credit minor is also offered.

About

 The BA in Health Studies program provides an overview of the healthcare system and critical public health issues. You will choose between one of three tracks: health administration, health science and health policy. This unique program is designed for students with multiple interests, educational goals and aspirations that would be unable to pursue them in a traditional curriculum model.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology I
  • General Psychology 
  • Philosophy and the Human Being
  • The Sociological Perspective

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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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  • Minimum required score:

    65

    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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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

 To apply to Siena as an incoming freshman, follow the steps below:

  • Choose either Siena’s Fast Forward Application or the Common Application
  • Submit one essay or graded paper
  • Official high-school transcript
  • School counselor letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35435 USD/year
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  • National

    35435 USD/year
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Funding

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