The health science concentration is designed for students who wish to enter a health care-related field (that does not require licensure, certification or registry status) such as corporate wellness, human services, nonprofit health promotion and medical and pharmaceutical sales. Graduates holding a degree with a concentration in health science can also be qualified to enter either graduate or professional health science programs, such as public health, health education and promotion, physical therapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, nursing, speech-language pathology, audiology, radiation safety, clinical laboratory science and health care administration.

Student learning outcomes

  • Analyzing data: Graduates will be able to analyze data from a variety of sources to assess individual community health topics.
  • Solving health problems: Graduates will be able to solve complex health science issues and problems using interdisciplinary sciences.