Bachelor’s in Health Sciences Degree Completion Program

Earn your bachelor’s degree in health sciences to kick-start your healthcare career.

The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Human Biology Degree Completion program allows you to complete the course requirements for a bachelor’s degree. Students who earn a B.S. in human biology obtain a multidisciplinary education that explores the interrelationships between biology, structure, physiology, behavior, health and society.

With the degree, you can:

  • Enter graduate school, professional school or medical school.
  • Add to your credentials as a professional in your field.
  • Begin your career in biological or environmental sciences upon graduation.

Benefits of the BS in Human Biology Degree Completion Program:

  • Develop your professional skills – including effective oral and written communications.
  • Strengthen your understanding of the philosophical foundations for the scientific method, healthcare ethics and healthcare research.
  • Improve your professional credentials – including enhancing your credibility as an expert witness in court cases.
  • Expand your career options beyond clinical practice and be able to pursue other degree programs and professions, including teaching and research. Many master’s degree and Ph.D. programs require a bachelor’s degree as an entrance requirement.
  • Accelerated and non-accelerated foundational science courses.
    • We offer accelerated courses in general chemistry, organic chemistry and physics. Complete one full academic year of a two-course sequence in only one 15-week semester – half the time it typically takes in other programs.
  • Small class sizes for more individual attention.
  • A customizable program that will teach you the knowledge and skills you need to enter a human biology-related profession.
  • Recorded lectures available for added flexibility.
  • One of the most affordable programs of its kind, with financial aid available.

Click here for Course Requirements and Curriculum Overview


Tuition and fees

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Career options

Our B.S. degree completion program is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in:

  • Medicine, osteopathic medicine, dentistry, naturopathic medicine, physical therapy, physician’s assistant and related healthcare fields,
  • Clinical, biomedical or healthcare research,
  • Laboratory or forensic science technician,
  • Public health administration,
  • … and more!

Questions? We’re here to help!

For more information or to review your eligibility for the B.S. in Human Biology Degree Completion Program, contact:

Northwestern Health Sciences University reserves the right to change or discontinue academic programs at the University’s discretion.