Doane University's Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences mission is to provide an exceptional liberal arts education to prepare graduates to graciously lead through the development of innovative inquiry, personal values, and professional engagement as a committed member of the interprofessional team. Health Sciences exposes students to multiple aspects of health care, which prepares graduates for a variety of health professions such as community health, public health, patient care advocate, or pharmacy sales representative and/or continuing education for advanced health profession degrees.
Student Learning Outcomes:
As a result of completing the Health Science program with a Pre-Professional Emphasis, students will be able to:
- Integrate knowledge from liberal arts education and principles of biological, physical, and social sciences to the study and interpretation of human health and disease.
- Apply critical thinking and innovative problem solving skills in health sciences.
- Demonstrate scientific inquiry and basic research skills through classroom, laboratory, and experiential learning.
- Analyze roles, systems, and emerging issues as they pertain to the ethical and legal responsibilities in health sciences.