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Health Science, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #176 (BCR) New York City, NY, United States
The School of Health Technology and Management offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Science (BSHS) at Stony Brook University, with  clinical and non-clinical concentrations. 
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Overview

Key Features

Non-clinical concentrations of study include community health education, disability studies and human development, emergency and critical care, environmental health and safety, health informatics, health care management, and public health. Clinical concentrations of study include anesthesia technology, healthcare quality: coding and reimbursement, medical dosimetry, nuclear medicine technology, radiation therapy, and radiologic technology. 

The curriculum of the Health Science program at Stony Brook University requires that students receive a broad liberal arts education during their first three years. In the senior year, the curriculum focuses on health care-related topics. 

Graduates will be educated and knowledgeable about health care, and may expect to be employed by hospitals; integrated health care delivery systems; physician group practices; health departments; nursing homes; and managed care, corporate and not-for-profit organizations. They can also pursue clinical degrees through appropriate admissions processes.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care Issues 
  • Communication Skills 
  • Professional Ethics 
  • Issues in Health Care Informatics 
  • Scholarly Writing in Health Science 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    53

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General Requirements

  • If you are a freshman applicant, you must have completed the highest level of secondary education in your country of residence. We look for a strong secondary academic program with courses in math, natural sciences, and English (or, if English is the language of instruction, another language).
  • If you have attended any college or university after graduating from secondary school you must apply as a transfer student. Applicants are required to have performed well in a strong academic program, having completed at least 24 credits with a GPA of 3.0 or higher by the time they submit their application. If the applicant has earned fewer than 24 credits, high school transcripts must also be submitted.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24940 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24940 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7270 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7270 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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