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Improve quality of life for individuals, families, and communities with a BS in Health Studies from Walden.
This health studies degree program will allow you to:
Next Start Date: August 26, 2019
Limited-Time Offer: Receive a $6,000 grant if you have an Associate degree or higher, reside in the U.S., and start this program on August 26, 2019. Additional grants available based on your amount of Transfer of Credit.
Transfer Credits: Up to 135 credits
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If you prefer an instructor-led approach and learning on a predetermined schedule, the course-based format may be a good option for you.
Choose this format if you prefer a flexible learning experience with no set weekly deadlines, allowing you to make progress at your pace, on your schedule.
Earn up to 20 master’s-level credit hours as an undergraduate, saving you time and money on your Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) degree.*Walden’s Tempo programs are priced as an all-you-can learn model, where students subscribe to 3-month learning periods instead of paying for courses or credit hours. We offer monthly Tempo starts, the first Monday of every month. If you start the BS Healthcare Management, BS Public Health, and BS Health Studies programs anytime in 2019, please note that the earliest you can complete the program is December 31, 2019.
A BS in Health Studies degree can open doors within your career path, with potential career options including:*
To be considered for admission to this bachelor’s program, you must have a high school diploma or its equivalent and meet the general admission requirements. All applicants must submit a completed online application. Applicants who choose the competency-based option must transfer in 45 credits.Your enrollment advisor will help you gather all of the required materials starting with your application all the way through your first day of classes.
Tuition costs will vary depending on your previous education. Get in touch with an enrollment advisor today by calling 855-203-5779, to learn more about tuition costs for this program and financial aid options.Walden's enrollment advisors are committed to helping identify and leverage opportunities for you to save money on your education.
"I chose Walden University because many of my colleagues were alumni. They highly recommended Walden for the working professional who seeks outstanding professor engagement throughout all courses."
Note on Certification:The BS in Health Studies program with the Health Promotion and Wellness concentration has been designed to reflect the Seven Areas of Responsibility for Health Educators outlined by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC) to prepare students to sit for the national Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam. Walden enrollment advisors can provide information relating to national certification exams; however, it remains the individual’s responsibility to understand, evaluate, and comply with all requirements relating to national certification exams for the state in which he or she intends to practice. Walden makes no representations or guarantee that completion of Walden coursework or programs will permit an individual to obtain national certification. For more information about the CHES exam, students should visit www.nchec.org.