Your career in the health care field starts here.
Discover opportunities in a wide range of health care fields.
The Bachelor of Science in health sciences gives you an interdisciplinary foundation in health care. You'll have the opportunity to plan an individualized pathway to a specific profession by meeting all pre-professional program prerequisites in addition to the core health sciences courses within the 120 credit hours of this major.
The paramedic specialization allows students to become certified emergency responders while earning a Bachelor of Science in health sciences. This program is offered in partnership with Sanford Health.
|Potential Professional Programs
|Doctor of Physical Therapy||Sanford USD Medical Center|
|Physician Assistant Studies||South Dakota Department of Public Health|
|Master of Science in Occupational Therapy||South Dakota Rural AHEC — Yankton|
|Master of Science in Education||Volunteers of America — Dakotas|
|Master of Science in Health Sciences Administration|
|Master of Science in Orthotics and Prosthetics|
|Master of Science Coordinated Program in Dietetics, Nutrition & Exercise Physiology|
The Health Sciences faculty regularly lead students on academic experiences abroad. These programs allow you to explore other countries health care systems.
Join the Sigma Delta Honor Society and become a leader in the community.
Our student organization creates bonds among future health care colleagues and puts a focus on interaction between many health majors.