Division of Health Sciences

Welcome to the Division of Health Sciences

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Health Sciences is a versatile degree that provides students with extensive preparation for work in any field that addresses people’s health. The objective of this program is to address the needs of those students seeking a broad understanding of the science of human health and its application to their chosen career. The degree will be delivered via traditional classroom format, include service-learning experiences with local agencies.

Students will progress towards degree completion unless they apply and are formally admitted to one of the clinical programs, such as Nursing, Dental Hygiene and/or Radiography/Medical Imaging.

Interested in a degree in health sciences?

The first step is getting acquainted with our advising team. Please call (574) 520-4571 for an appointment.

Bachelor of Science in Applied Health Sciences

The BSAHS degree is a joint online degree program offered collectively by all five IU-managed regional campuses. The curriculum is available in an all-online format through the statewide BSAHS consortium.

View degree requirements

Study Abroad Opportunities

IU South Bend offers various opportunities to study abroad. The Dwyer College of Health Sciences offers three study abroad courses to Belize, Costa Rica, and Sweden.

Job Outlook

Jobs for Health Educators and Community Health Workers, medical and health services managers, and sports and fitness workers are all growing. Versatility is the key in earning your degree from the Division of Health Sciences. For more details on job outlook, click on the above links for each individual concentration.

Questions?

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