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B.Sc. On Campus Online

Health Sciences

Wilmington University

48 months
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419 USD/credit
419 USD/credit
381 USD/credit
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About

Our Health Sciences degree at Wilmington University allows flexibility in choosing your focus within the degree including co-op opportunities in a variety of experiences. Gain a strong science foundation and proficiencies in multiple areas of healthcare like healthcare policy, research, and leadership. 

Overview

This Health Sciences degree is intended for students who have an interest in healthcare roles which provide managerial, educational, and/ or clinical expert direction as well as attracting those students on a pathway toward graduate study. The Health Sciences program intends to stimulate continued professional development and advancement toward graduate education.  The Bachelor’s Degree in Health Sciences is available as both a Four-year degree program and a Completion degree program. The Completion program is for allied health practitioners who have an earned Associate Degree with an allied health or health science concentration. At Wilmington University, up to 90 credits can be applied towards the baccalaureate degree. Our completion degree is projected to assist allied health practitioners to advance in their relative disciplines by preparing them for expanded roles in allied health.

Program of Study

This baccalaureate degree at Wilmington University includes courses in professionalism to provide a basis for transition to novel roles in healthcare and provides opportunities for exploration of the many dimensions of professional practice.  Students will be introduced to medical law and ethical issues specific to the provision of health care and will develop an understanding of public health principles and public policy surrounding health care. The relevance of research and strategies for utilization of evidence based practice throughout every role is emphasized. 

Topics of health education within a range of consumers and leadership skills for healthcare will be explored and will lead to enhanced practice in the healthcare field. Students individualize the program by concentrating their learning with a WilmU certificate or embedded courses in a specific focus.  The program is offered 100 % online. Students can pursue their education on a part-time or full-time basis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professionalism in Health Sciences
  • Ethical and Legal Issues of Healthcare
  • Health Care Policy
  • Health Education & Principles of Teaching

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students - Rolling admission

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Wilmington University Application for Admission

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • Copy of Permanent Resident Card

  • Official Transcripts from United States institutions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 419 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    419 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 419 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    381 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 381 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for New Castle

1000 - 1500 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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