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Health Studies

Purdue University Northwest

48 months
Duration
11523 USD/year
11523 USD/year
7942 USD/year
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About

The Health Studies program of Purdue University Northwest provides several paths toward non-clinical occupations within the healthcare sector. It also offers preparation for graduate studies in health services research, public health or health education. You can also pursue pre-professional tracks in pre-occupational therapy, pre-physical therapy and pre-chiropractic medicine.

Overview

Why study Health Studies at PNW?

Healthcare is expected to be the largest growing sector for career opportunities in the coming decade throughout the region PNW serves.  Our curriculum is well suited to meet this demand because it offers a number of tracks of study in support of pre-professional areas of this field.

Highlights

The Health Studies program of Purdue University Northwest includes upper-level course offerings in a broad range of health-related areas, a large selection of online courses and flexibility in your track and course selection. Courses are taught by faculty from several departments with the common focus of healthcare, who provide many ways to bridge your education your with community involvement.

Career Paths

Career paths include:

  • Medical service manager
  • Community health workers
  • Health communication specialists
  • Application to pre-occupational therapy, pre-physical therapy and pre-chiropractic schools

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Principles Of Health Insurance
  • Pharmacology
  • Essentials of Nutrition
  • Cultural Diversity In Health And Illness
  • Health Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who have not attended a previous college must submit a non-refundable $25 application fee
  • PNW will accept unofficial copies of academic transcripts to start the international admissions process
  • Test scores
  • You must submit the documents listed below to obtain a student visa for studying in the United States. If you are granted admission, they will be required for PNW to issue your “Certificate of Eligibility” or I-20

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11523 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 11523 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    11523 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11523 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7942 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Hammond

1012 - 1638 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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