Nursing and Health Professions students practice procedures in clinicals

Health Science

The Bachelor of Science in Health Science prepares students with a foundation of interdisciplinary knowledge that allows upon graduation in three years a career in a health profession or the pursuit of further graduate study and/or professional degree.

  • The versality of the degree can lead to a job in a non-clinical or clinical setting such as health educator, surgical technician, biomedical, or medical lab technician.
  • The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics provides an outlook on healthcare occupations: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/home.htm

Healthcare today is a diverse employment field. As a health science graduate, you could work in many different settings or organizations. Some of these include, but are not limited to, hospitals, clinics, pharmaceutical companies, government, or insurance companies.

CONTACT

Phrosini Samis-Smith
Health Science Program Director
Email: phrosini.samissmith@valpo.edu
Phone: 219.464.5289