Bachelor of Health Science / Health Science
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

University of Missouri-Columbia offers the online BHS with a concentration in Health Science. This degree can help you prepare for a career in a health-related field. If you want to start a nonclinical career or work toward a graduate or professional program in health care, this may be the degree for you.

Core course work covers the following:

  • Public health principles and practice
  • Introduction to health professions
  • Health care in the United States
  • Hands-one experiential learning
  • Introduction to research
  • Clinical ethics

Potential occupational opportunities:

  • Pharmaceutical manufacturing and distribution
  • Medical case management
  • Corporate wellness
  • Human services
  • Medical sales

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT

Applicaton Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score