Curriculum | Bachelor of Health Science

Degree Completion

To become a candidate for graduation from the Bachelor of Health Science program, students will complete 40 credit hours within 11 consecutive months. Graduates will be prepared to continue onto Pacific's Master of Healthcare Administration or Gerontology Certificate programs.

Bachelor of Health Science Academic Calendar 2017-18

Pacific's BHS program is a degree-completion program. Students in the BHS program will have already have at least two years of experience in healthcare and completed an Associate's degree or have completed 114 quarter credits (76 semester credits) toward a bachelor's degree.

Fall - Block I

HSC-401

Leadership and Ethics in Healthcare

3 credits

HSC-405 Comparative Healthcare Delivery Systems

3 credits

HSC-435

Statistical Analysis and Decision Making

3 credits

HSC-425

Healthcare Finance and Accounting

3 credits

HSC-470

Capstone I: Research Methods

1 credit

HSC-475 Internship

1 credit

Spring- Block II

HSC-430

Healthcare Accounting II

3 credits

HSC-460

Information Management Systems in Healthcare

3 credits

HSC-445 Healthcare Management and Governance

3 credits

HSC-410

Organizational Behavior and Human Resources Management

in Healthcare Organizations

3 credits

HSC-475

Internship

1 credit

Summer- Block III

HSC-440 Health Policy and Law

3 credits

HSC-450

Healthcare Operations Management and Quality Improvement

3 credits

HSC-415 Healthcare Strategic Planning and Marketing

3 credits

HSC-455 Healthcare Economics

3 credits

HSC-471 Capstone II: Synthesis and Presentation

1 credit

Students who have not completed a college-level language course will also be required to enroll in the College of Health Profession's Healthcare Spanish I and II courses in the Fall and Spring semesters.

Course sequence is subject to change per program director, however the curriculum content will not.