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Health Sciences, B.S.

Explore a wide range of subjects in preparation for entry-level health care positions or advanced study in NYIT School of Health Professions and other institutions. Our blended format of online and classroom learning provides the flexibility and convenience to fit your schedule.

In addition to a foundation in liberal arts, you’ll take classes in:

  • life sciences: biology, chemistry, gross anatomy, and physiology
  • nutrition
  • health care communications
  • bioethics
  • statistical analysis

You’ll also be poised to pursue advanced study in fields such as:

  • physical therapy
  • physician assistant studies
  • occupational therapy
  • public health
  • social work
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Credits needed to graduate from NYIT's Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences program

What We Do

Discover Career Options for Health Sciences and Health & Wellness majors.

Students and recent graduates describe their paths to rewarding careers in health care.

Options in Health Professions

Career Options

An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include:

  • Community health
  • Fitness and wellness
  • Health information management
  • Health administration
  • Pharmaceutical sales

Tuition, Scholarships, & Financial Aid

We believe it's important to offer access to opportunity to all qualified students. NYIT has one of the lowest private tuitions in New York State and provides more than $40 million in institutional financial aid each year.

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