Florida Gulf Coast University
The Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences is an interdisciplinary program designed to provide career advancement opportunities for entry-level health profession practitioners, as well as individuals who seek careers in health care relevant to this degree such as health services administration, health professions education, gerontology, and recreation therapy. The program also is recommended for students who are interested in a health profession that requires a master of science at the entry level, such as Physical therapy.
The Bachelor of Professional Studies, Specialization in Health Services Administration is designed to provide a broad view of today’s health care systems and to prepare graduates for entry and middle management positions in such areas as hospitals, medical or dental clinics, group medical practices, managed care organizations, long-term care facilities, insurance companies, home health agencies, and government agencies. The curriculum emphasizes management skills for use in any health care setting. This degree is an excellent career pathway for persons licensed in clinical health and medical care professions but lacking an undergraduate degree.
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