Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science / Community Health
Mercy College

Program Details

The Community Health specialization of Mercy College’s bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science is meant for people wanting to improve the health and wellbeing of those in their community. The curriculum focuses on health, wellness, and health promotion. Classes examine topics including health psychology, healthcare organization and management, medical ethics, and social psychology. Internship opportunities are available to interested students. Graduates of this online public health degree can go on to become a community health educator, wellness coordinator, or health program coordinator.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Mercy College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official High School Transcript/GED Score