BS in Health Sciences

Long Island University, Brooklyn-International Study Centre, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

September 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 37,926

Course Accredited By

MSCHE

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 18% scholarship
LIU Brooklyn’s Health Science bachelor’s degree program, which is part of the School of Health Professions, offers a flexible and multifaceted curriculum that is grounded in science, health care, and wellness. A primary goal of the major is to prepare students for professional health careers in physical therapy, public health, respiratory care, nursing, medicine, and other areas.

The Bachelor of Science in Health Science features:

Personalized professional advisement
Fifteen minors that may lead to non-clinical careers, such as Healthcare Management, Health Coaching, Yoga for Wellness, Autism and Developmental Disabilities, Personal Training, Health and Exercise Psychology, and Nutrition
On–campus clinical experiences working with individuals with various disabilities
Two accelerated degree tracks for those seeking admission into either the Master of Public Health (MPH) or Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) programs at LIU Brooklyn
A diverse, highly recognized, and dedicated faculty
Internships that afford you hands-on experience, applied research, and community based service, that may lead to future employment opportunities
Partnerships with leading organizations, including Heavens Hands, Association for Help of Retarded Children (AHRC), National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society, Brooklyn Parkinson’s Group, Maimonides Hospital, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, NYC Department of Parks and Recreation, and NYC Department of Education

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2022

Entry requirements
Undergraduate
Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 75 or 79 (varies by program)
  • IELTS 6.0
  • Pearson (PTE) 50
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English 90 (Post) 
  • GPA: 2.0 – 2.5

English Language Institute

  • TOEFL (iBT) No official score required
  • IELTS Below 6.0 (Post) 
  • Pearson (PTE) Below 50
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English Under 90 (Post) 
  • GPA: 2.0 - 2.5

Courses Required for the Major:
Ancillary Requirements:

  • BIO 137 Anatomy & Physiology I (4 credits)
  • BIO 138 Anatomy & Physiology II (4 credits)
  • CHM 1 Chemistry for Health Science I or CHM 3 Principles of Chemistry I (4 credits)
  • MTH 100 Introductory Statistics or PSY 150 Statistics in Psychology (3 credits)


Major Requirements:
All courses listed below must be completed. Students must earn grades of C and higher in all major courses.

  • HS 300 Introduction to Health Professions (3 credits)
  • HS 325 Current Issues in Urban Health (3 credits)
  • HS 340 Nutrition and Wellness (3 credits)
  • HS 355 Diversity and Health Disparities (3 credits)
  • HS 410 Healthcare Organizations and Delivery (3 credits)
  • HS 430 Research in the Health Professions (3 credits)
  • HS 460 Ethical and Legal Aspects of Health Care (3 credits)
  • HS 471 Health Program Planning (3 credits)
  • HS 490 Practicum (3 credits)

     

Undergraduate 

English Language Institute (1 semester) $5,000 

Direct Admission (2 semesters) $37,926

Estimated Room, Board & Fees $16,266 - $19,614

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