Health Science - Degree Completion
Bachelor of Arts
A major in Health Science in meant to provide a bridge between study in the natural sciences and the application of science principles to diverse health-related professions. Full-time faculty members in the Department of Health Science are also professors in the Departments of Biology, Chemistry and Physics.
As part of its continuing growth in Health Science education, La Roche College has established the BA in Health Science, begininning in the fall semester of 2008. The BA in Health Science is designed to meet the needs of those students already credentialed health professionals who are seeking to complete at Bachelor's degree. The major in Health Science combines study in natural and health sciences with liberal arts study through the Core Curriculum. The Health Science major also offers general elective credits, which a student can use to add a second major, or a minor, to further one's background in the sciences or liberal arts.
A minimum of 120 credits are required for degree, the last 30 of which must be earned at La Roche College.