Our Healthcare Studies

Healthcare Studies, B.S.

  • General Heath Care Studies
  • Management

An Associate degree with a major in an allied health area from a regionally accredited two year college is required for this major.

Available in: Online Undergraduate Program
Catalog/Requirements: Healthcare Studies, B.S. 

Our online/hybrid Healthcare Studies degree will equip you with instrumental skills to make your successful migration into management and leadership roles. Students seeking a BA or BS degree in Healthcare Studies will learn management skills, information technology in healthcare, regulatory and accreditation issues in healthcare institutions and other skills for success in the healthcare profession.

Program Highlights

  • Degree may be completed in under two years
  • 100% online classes can be accessed anywhere, anytime
  • Designed to accommodate full-time working professionals
  • Focused on real-world topics like accreditation, law, management and ethics
  • Prepare students to adapt and succeed in a rapidly growing field

Career Opportunities

A degree in Healthcare Studies can help with career advancement into supervisory or management positions in the following areas:

  • Hospitals
  • Physicians’ offices
  • Home healthcare services
  • Correctional facilities or schools
  • Service in the military

This program is pending approval from Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)

Faculty

Kirt E. Moody, Pavsinger Endowed Chair for Science and Technology; Professor of Biology and Environmental Science.
B.A.S., M.A., University of Maine; Ph.D., College of William and Mary

Marlee Marsh, Associate Professor of Biology
B.S. Converse College; Ph.D., Clemson University

Jessica Allen, Assistant Professor of Biology, Chair for the Health Science 
B.A., Wesleyan University; Ph.D., Stanford University.

Vida Mingo, Lecturer of Biology
B.S., Johnson C. Smith University; M.S., Long Island University; Ph.D., University of South Carolina.

Your Enrollment Option

Online

  • Get your degree in less than two years
  • Apply anytime, courses start every five weeks
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