Advance your career in healthcare management with an online BHS degree-completion program designed for working adults.

The Bachelor of Health Science (BHS) degree-completion program at Pacific University is designed for working professionals in the healthcare field. Students earn a bachelor’s degree in as little as 11 months. The BHS program coursework is delivered in an asynchronous online model with weekly assignments that involve collaboration with other students and the course instructor. Cohorts are small and select, and the content in the program is highly applicable as it is developed by both faculty and practitioners in healthcare.

Admissions Information

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How to Apply

BHS students develop the skills and knowledge necessary to advance their careers in healthcare management, gain entry into positions with a variety of healthcare organizations, or pursue graduate education programs in the field of healthcare.

The ideal BHS student will have experience in healthcare and will be self-motivated and technologically capable of completing a degree program online.

Complete your degree in eleven months and prepare for a new career or graduate program.

Prospective graduates of the BHS program will use their experiences in healthcare management or administrative positions with:

  • Hospitals
  • Healthcare systems
  • Health insurance companies
  • Nursing facilities
  • Hospice organizations
  • Public health agencies
  • Dental and medical practices

The BHS degree-completion program is a cohort model consisting of the following:

  • Three semesters (in one calendar year)
  • 40 credits
  • 100 percent online course delivery with no live sessions or residency required

Contact us today for a free transcript review of your past institutions. Please email Emily Josi with copies of your unofficial transcripts for her to review.



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