Applied Health Science


Broad preparation for health science fields

You know you want to pursue health sciences, but there are so many options. The Bachelor of Science in applied health science degree at Trine University will give you the foundation to continue your education in a variety of health science fields. The degree is ideal for students interested in pursuing healthcare and public health careers, such as occupational therapy, physical therapy, nursing, physician assistant, speech language pathology, public health, and health coaching. 

The degree: Pulling from multiple areas

Coursework in the Bachelor of Science in applied health science program include courses in science, public health, and exercise science. You'll be equipped with the science knowledge and skills required for health professions and gain exposure in areas such as ethics, law and health promotion and communication. As you progress through the degree, you have the opportunity and flexibility to select courses that will best prepare you for your specific area of interest and future career. 

The experience: Focus on what you want

The Bachelor of Science in applied health features an undergraduate research-based capstone project, internship experience, and hands-on learning in science through labs. You'll have ample opportunity in this program to gain practical experiences in your desired area of focus. Your academic advisor and professors will assist you in making connections to gain experience in your field of interest. 

The result: Preparation for graduate school

The Bachelor of Science in applied health science program will prepare you to continue on to graduate school in health science fields, particularly occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant, and speech language pathology. Careers in health-related fields are on the rise due to the increase in the senior population and life expectancy, therefore career possibilities and opportunities are abundant in the health science field. 

Additional Information

The career possibilities for graduates with a Bachelor of Science in applied health science degree include:

  • Physical Therapist
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Speech Language Pathologist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Speech Language Pathologist
  • Wellness Director
  • Health Coach
Information about tuition can be found at Cost and Investment.

Program Information


BS in Applied Health Science

Program Feature

Lifetime Guarantee


120 hours



Campus Location

Angola, IN