Health Science

Health Science

FOR INFORMATION

Contact: Karen Frederick

Liberal Arts Building Room 317

Direct: (313) 927-1322

E-mail: kfrederi@marygrove.edu

 

 

PROGRAMS OFFERED

  • Bachelor of Science, Health Science
  • Group Major (B.S.): Pre-Professional Concentration
  • Bachelor of Arts, Health Science Group Major (B.A.): Community Wellness and Public Health Concentration; Health Care Management Concentration
  • Health Science Minor
  • Health Care Management Minor
  • Associates of Science, Health Science (A.S.)

FACULTY

  • Jeanne Andreoli, Ph. D
  • Abigail Fusaro, Ph.D
  • Karen Frederick, R.Ph., M.S.
  • Maria Goodrich
  • Steve Scribner, Ph. D
  • Joanne Slicker, M.S.
  • Dajena Tomco, Ph.D
  • Li-hsuan Yang, Ed.D.
 

Health Science Overview

General Information

This degree can serve as a springboard for graduate work in a specific health-related field or lead to various occupations in the health field. The Health Science program is an interdisciplinary group major consisting of coursework in biology, chemistry, mathematics, social science, business, and health science. No minor is required.

Specific Information

The Health Science Program offers three different Bachelor degree programs. All programs are designed to provide you with the breadth and depth of a health science curriculum. Foundational core courses have been selected to establish a broad base of study while allowing flexibility and opportunities to pursue your specific interests by choosing three different program concentrations. The Bachelor of Science degree program in Health Science with a Pre-professional Concentration is designed for those students seeking employment in a health-related field. Graduates will be prepared to enter the workplace, receive additional career-specific training, or pursue a graduate or doctoral degree, if desired, in the health sciences or health professions. The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Health Science with a concentration in Community Wellness and Public Health is designed to provide the student with a broad-based science curriculum with interdisciplinary components for those students wishing to pursue a career or advanced degree in public health, community health or health related community advocacy. The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Health Science with a concentration in Health Care Management is targeted for those students seeking employment in health care administration/management or related fields. A Health Care Management minor is also offered.

Students who have an interest in Health Science but do not have enough time to complete the major may wish to consider a minor in Health Science. A minor in Health Science provides you with the knowledge and skills to complement your major area of study while expanding career options.

 

Health Science Careers

If you have a passion for science and helping others, a career in health sciences could be for you.

 
 

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE, HEALTH SCIENCE GROUP MAJOR (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science with a Health Science group major requires 51 credit hours in required coursework, 11 credits in relate discipline requirements, and completion of the following components

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS, HEALTH SCIENCE GROUP MAJOR (B.A.)

Community Wellness and Public Health Concentration

The Bachelor of Arts with a Health Science group major with a concentration in Community Wellness and Public Health requires 53 credit hours in required coursework, 10 credits in related discipline requirements, and completion of the following components

 

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE, HEALTH SCIENCE (A.S.)

An Associates of Science in Health Science requires 64 credit hours and completion of the coursework as outlined below. Students must also complete their last 15 credit hours at Marygrove College.

 

MINOR IN HEALTH SCIENCE

A minor in health science consists of a total of 25-26 credit.

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS, HEALTH SCIENCE GROUP MAJOR (B.A.)

Health Care Management Concentration

The Bachelor of Arts with a Health Science group major with a concentration in Health Care Management requires 53 credit hours in required coursework and 7 credits in related discipline requirements, and completion of the following components

 

MINOR IN HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT

This is a group minor consisting of 24 credit hours and 3 credit hours of related discipline requirements.

 

SPECIAL ELEMENTS OF THE PROGRAM (Health Science)

Program Scheduling, Transfer Student Information, Credit for Prior Learning, Academic Performance Standard, Computer Literacy Requirement, Writing Intensive Requirement, Senior Seminar Requirement, Internship/Cooperative Education, Sigma Zeta National Honor Society and Awards

Science and Math Overview

Science and Math Overview

Marygrove's Science and Mathematics department teaches students to go beyond simply learning. Through STEM, students are given a foundation to generate new knowledge.

Science and Math Potential Careers

Potential Careers

STEM opens up a world of opportunity. From biotechnologists to computer software engineers, students have a diverse range of career choices.

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