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Health Science, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
    Duration
Providence, RI, United States
The Health Science bachelor's degree program prepares graduates for entry-level health-profession careers in such areas as health science, health promotion, public health, and health and policy administration. 
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Overview

The curriculum is based on a strong foundation in the basic sciences along with the core public health subject areas. Content in the areas of health and wellness are emphasized. An interdisciplinary team of educators provides a holistic exposure to nutrition, exercise science, psychology, sociology, public health and economics, and their importance to patient-centered, humanistic healthcare delivery.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    181 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Cooking for Health and Wellness 
  • Introduction to Health Professions 
  • Determinants of Health I 
  • Determinants of Health II 
  • Introduction to Public Health 
  • Epidemiology 
  • Data and Evidence in Health: Research Capstone 
  • Workshop in Acquiring Social Research Skills 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    75

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General Requirements

  • High School Transcripts
  • Postsecondary Transcripts (If applicable)
  • Copy of Passport
  • Bank Statement Showing 1 Year of Funding
  • JWU Financial Declaration Undergraduate Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32091 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32091 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    32091 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32091 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Providence

  • 1030 - 1900 USD/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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