Health Sciences Major

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences

The Health Sciences major at Colorado Christian University gives you a foundation for further professional or graduate study in several health related fields including nursing, physical therapy, physician’s assistant, and pharmaceuticals, among others. All CCU majors are required to take general education courses in the arts, humanities, and social sciences (which is also advised by the American Medical Association). Whether you plan to go into nursing, dentistry, or medical imaging, you'll be prepared both scientifically and culturally to engage with your patients.

Health Sciences at CCU

Through integration of faith and learning in every course, you'll be encouraged to explore your role as a healthcare provider in light of your relationship with Jesus Christ. Your degree at Colorado Christian will prepare you for service to the needy and hurting. Our faculty strive to equip you with the knowledge and academic background you’ll need to be most effective in your healthcare field specialty.

What can you do with a degree in health sciences?

  • Nursing licensure*
  • Medical administration
  • Physical Therapist*
  • Pharmacology*
  • Veterinary science*

Interesting Classes You Might Take

  • Cell Biology
  • Human Anatomy
  • Life-Span Psychology

*The Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences prepares students for further professional or graduate study in several health related fields, but is not a substitute for them. For students planning to continue on to graduate school, it is important to be aware of the health sciences course sequence in order to stay on track and graduate in four years.

Course Catalog

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