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Health Sciences, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Online
Our transfer-friendly Health Sciences bachelor's degree program at Franklin University is designed for problem-solvers with a passion for changing the lives of individuals and communities by improving access to health and wellness services.
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Overview

The focus of healthcare has expanded from diagnosis and treatment of the sick to include long-term wellness and disease prevention.

The Health Sciences program at Franklin University structure enables you to customize your degree with focused coursework in cultural diversity, emergency planning, health informatics, healthcare management, and risk management and insurance.

Careers

  • Community Health Worker

Community health workers advocate for the health needs of a population or for the awareness, prevention and treatment of a specific condition or disease, by conducting outreach, creating access to treatment options, and collecting data.

  • Social and Community Service Manager

Social and community service managers gather data to identify and evaluate government and nonprofit programs and services, while also overseeing the administrative aspects of the programs and supervising the individuals who provide services.

  • Social and Human Service Assistant

Human service assistants work under the direction of social workers or psychologists to help individuals accomplish tasks associated with daily living including finding employment, arranging transportation, filing for assistance programs, and training clients to be more self-sufficient.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Healthcare Management
  • Healthcare Outcomes and Quality Management
  • Legal Aspects of Healthcare Management
  • Organizational Behaviour

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    60

    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.

  • 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.

  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Submit your online application using an email address that you check regularly. After you’ve applied, you’ll receive login information by email so you can track your application’s progress.
  • Apply for admission to Franklin University any time. Because our admission process for international students includes several steps to ensure a successful start, we encourage you to apply as early as possible -- at least 8 weeks before your program’s start date. 
  • Request your official transcripts from post-secondary institutions located in the U.S. and have them submitted directly to Franklin University’s Office of Transfer and Articulation.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    526 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 526 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    398 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 398 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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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.

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