With the health profession growing in exciting directions each year, a bachelor's degree in health sciences opens the door to limitless career options and tracks. Health science professionals work in a variety of sites, including hospitals, clinics, medical offices and health-related businesses. They also work in education centers, pharmacies, sports arenas, wellness centers or in a patient’s home.
Seminole State's Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Health Sciences, an interdisciplinary program designed in collaboration with more than 50 Central Florida healthcare industry partners, offers a wide range of opportunities for those who want to begin or advance a career in healthcare.
The curriculum includes a central core of health science courses that allows students from various specializations the opportunity to work and collaborate.
Students gain critical in-depth knowledge, choosing from one of these six in-demand specializations:
Driven by increased spending on healthcare services and legislative reforms, over the next decade, healthcare occupations are expected to add 2 million new jobs in the United States. This is the second-highest of any group.
A bachelor's degree in health sciences prepares you for careers such as:
The degree also can prepare students for graduate study in numerous healthcare specialties that require a minimum of a master's or doctoral degree.