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Bachelor of Science in Health Studies

The Bachelor of Science in Health Studies prepares students for both clinical and non-clinical careers in one of the fastest-growing industries in the nation. Health Studies students study science and healthcare services and systems. With a strong foundation in health sciences, students graduate ready to join the workforce or pursue graduate or clinical studies.

Choose from two emphasis areas

  • General Health Studies Emphasis
  • Medical and Healthcare Science Emphasis

Emphasis Areas

HIIM Emphasis Discontinued Fall 2024

The Health Informatics and Information Management Emphasis (HIIM) is being discontinued as of fall 2024. If you are a student that has already declared this emphasis area, you do not need to take any action. If you have questions, please reach out to SPPH Associate Director Jaime Sand at

Change your Catalog Year

If you need to change your catalog year, please meet with your advisor to select a new catalog. Once you have determined your catalog, please fill out the Catalog Year Update Form and turn it into the Registrar’s Office.

Visit the Registrar for more info

Pre-Health Professional Pathways

Interested in medical, veterinary, physical therapy, or dental school or more? The College of Health Science Advising office offers advising in several pre-health professional pathways. Learn more by visiting the Pre-Health Professional pathways website or schedule an advising appointment with one of the pre-health advisors.

COHS Student Services and Academic Advising