The online Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Science at App State

If you’re interested in building upon your allied health skills to improve and innovate health care systems, App State Online’s Bachelor of Science (BS) in Health Sciences is your pathway to advancing your career as a health care leader, administrator or instructor.

Our interdisciplinary Health Sciences program ensures you gain the skills necessary to advance your career in a variety of allied health fields upon graduation or apply to a post-bachelor's program.

Bring your associate’s in applied science (AAS) degree, and App State will incorporate many of your AAS allied health credits, allowing you to complete your bachelor’s degree in as little as two years.

Degree details


This program provides the foundation, knowledge and skills needed to develop, manage, lead and evaluate health initiatives as an administrator or leader, as well as to further your career as a community college instructor or advanced health care provider.

In addition to classes in discipline-specific skills, a well-rounded general education curriculum provides you with the skills that enriches your abilities in the workplace.

Review general education requirements, which must be met before graduation.

Admission requirements

Admission requirements for App State Online’s Health Sciences program are:

*An Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in an allied health field from a North Carolina community college. The degree may be in progress when you apply.

Review other Transfer Admission Requirements.

Visit our transfer equivalency course search to see how your previous coursework transfers to the App State Online program.

If you have previously taken classes at App State and would like to re-enroll, review our Readmissions Requirements.

App State Health Science Career Outcomes

Health care leaders and instructors are critical in meeting the health and wellness needs of our region and beyond. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the number of available positions increasing by 28 percent over the next decade — much faster than the average for all professions.

Learn More about App State Online’s Health Sciences Program

If you’re interested in a flexible, online degree that prepares you to advance your career in health sciences, join us for an App State Online Information Session.

Apply to the Online Health Sciences Program

Our flexible, online Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences is designed to train professionals through expert instruction and mentoring.

You were meant to help others. Take the next step by applying today.