Health Sciences (ISR)

The Bachelor of Arts with major in Health Science degree is designed for students interested in pursuing careers in healthcare-related professions. This degree provides broad-based interdisciplinary training with a core in the basic sciences and requires a concentration in one of the following areas: Geriatrics (Aging Studies), Women’s Health, Public/Global/Environmental Health, Science and Behavioral and Mental Health.

Related Major Skills

The physical/biological sciences
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely; both orally and in writing
Leadership roles
Volunteer work
Ability to work independently or as part of a team
Strong memory skills
Genuine interest in the community in which you live
Problem solving/research
Attention to detail
Analytical & quantitative abilities

Sample Work Settings

Vocational/Rehabilitation Centers
Colleges and universities
Dental office
Counseling center
Rehabilitation center
Veterans Administration
Science Research Laboratories
Insurance Companies
Home Health Care
Public Health Agencies
Health Departments
Fitness Centers
Physician’s office
Private Practice
Occupational Training Centers
Peace Corps
State and Federal Research Laboratories
Food Industry Laboratories
Department of Agriculture
Non-profit organizations

 Last Modified 11/5/20