Applied Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Health Science Programs

Students accepted into a professional school in the health sciences may receive a BS in Applied Health Sciences degree from UNK if they fulfill the requirements in one of the following options:

Options 1:

  1. A minimum of 85 semester credit hours completed toward one of the pre-professional health programs presently listed in the catalog.
  2. Completion of all general studies requirements prescribed by UNK.
  3. Successful completion of 35 credit hours of coursework in professional school in one of the following areas: medicine, physical therapy, chiropractic, osteopathy, optometry, podiatry, dentistry, physician assistant, occupational therapy or pharmacy and occasionally other areas in which the professional program is considered to be at least equivalent to a baccalaureate degree and can be considered upper division credit hours.
  4. Not less than 32 semester credit hours shall be UNK credits.

Options 2:

  1. a minimum of 65 credit hours of pre-radiologic technology coursework as presently listed in the catalog.
  2. completion of all general studies requirements prescribed by UNK.
  3. successful completion of a radiologic technology clinical training program at an affiliated hospital program for which a total of 55 semester hours is awarded.
  4. not less than 32 semester hours shall be UNK credits.

For further information on these degree options contact the office of Health Science Programs.