B.Sc. On Campus

Allied Health

SUNY Empire State College

48 months
353 USD/credit 10943 USD/year
353 USD/credit 10943 USD/year
295 USD/credit 9145 USD/year
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Looking to become a leader on interdisciplinary teams in complex healthcare settings? If you hold an associate degree and a license or certificate in an allied health field, consider expanding your career opportunities and broadening your healthcare expertise with the Allied Health program of SUNY Empire State College.


Why earn a degree in allied health?

Allied health professionals represent 60% of all healthcare providers, and the U.S. Department of Labor projects that healthcare careers will grow 19% from 2014 to 2024. That adds approximately 2.3 million new jobs and plenty of job security. In addition, an increasing number of jobs in allied health require people with bachelor’s and graduate degrees.

In addition, a degree in allied health will prepare you to:

  • Join and lead interdisciplinary teams to facilitate comprehensive and coordinated treatment outcomes
  • Consider environmental, socioeconomic, behavioral and biological conditions when formulating and implementing health treatment plans
  • Deliver healthcare services and aid in disease prevention
  • Effectively utilize the latest technologies in healthcare service delivery
  • Be culturally competent with regard to healthcare practices specific to patient values and beliefs

The Bachelor of Science in Allied Health

The Allied Health program of SUNY Empire State College is a flexible, affordable program specifically designed for working allied health professionals. It includes eight online core courses, in addition to electives and general learning coursework, which you can complete online or onsite at any regionally accredited institution.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Educational Planning: Transition to Baccalaureate Health Professions
  • The United States Health Systems
  • Communication for Professionals
  • Cultural Competency in Health Care
  • Health Informatics
  • Healthcare Ethics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


124 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • Proof of high school completion
  • Application essay
  • Official transcripts from all institutions listed on the application
  • A nonrefundable orientation fee
  • Students whose first language is not English must demonstrate that they have sufficient English proficiency to study at Empire State College
  • Foreign educational documents must be evaluated by an approved evaluation service and original evaluation reports submitted directly to the college. Copies of evaluation will not be accepted

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10943 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 353 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    10943 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 353 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9145 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 295 USD per credit during 48 months.


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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