B.S. in Allied Health Sciences

Degree Sheet
  • Option: Pre-Athletic Training
  • Option: Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Option: Pre-Occupational Therapy

The Bachelor of Science in Allied Health Sciences degree prepares highly effective allied health care professionals for employment or acceptance in to professional programs such as athletic training, physical therapy, and occupational therapy. In addition, completion of this degree will provide the knowledge and skills necessary for a variety of health and fitness careers. The curriculum offers business classes as electives which uniquely qualifies its graduates for positions as medical/health service managers.

The B.S. in Allied Health Sciences provides options for pre-Athletic Training, pre-Physical Therapy, and pre-Occupational therapy. As the population continues to increase in age, its health care needs also increase and the need for graduates in these allied health careers will continue to rise. Classroom learning is enhanced by hands-on laboratory and community practice opportunities.

Mya, junior studying to become an athletic trainer. She is also an RSU cheerleader. The Bachelor of Science in Allied Health Sciences degree prepares students to apply for admission to a professional preparation programs leading to licensure in athletic training, physical therapy and occupational therapy.