Allied Health Science: B.S.

The B.S. in Allied Health Science degree program includes the following required courses:

ALLH 4005Educational Planning: Transition to Baccalaureate Health Professions4
HLAD 2010The United States Health Systems4
COMM 2005Communication for Professionals4
HLAD 3020Cultural Competency in Health Care4
HSCI 3200Health Informatics4
HLAD 3045Healthcare Ethics4
HLAD 4020Leadership in Healthcare4
HLAD 4015Healthcare Policy4

Elective Requirements- 16 Credits

Electives are chosen based on student interest. In addition, the following professional certifications also have been approved to meet elective requirements: American Heart Association (ACLS); American Heart Association (PALS); AART Mammography Certification. Please speak with your mentor about other professional certifications that may be used. 

Students completing a B.S. in Allied Health Science will be able to: 

  • Students will be able to integrate knowledge from the health, biological and social sciences, and the humanities to provide culturally competent care to individuals, families and communities.
  • Students will be able to apply a variety of communication strategies in establishing positive relationships with patients, families and members of the health care team.
  • Students will be able to use evidence and information technology to enhance patient safety and promote quality care outcomes.
  • Students will be able to integrate principles of leadership in promoting collaboration with interdisciplinary teams.
  • Students will be able to analyze how the baccalaureate-prepared health care provider develops professional role identity, including consideration of values, and legal and ethical aspects to healthcare practice.