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The BGSU bachelor’s in allied health is an online completion degree for students who hold an associate’s degree in a technical healthcare area and are looking to earn a bachelor’s degree.
One hundred percent online. Flexible to fit around your work schedule. Advance your healthcare career today and open up new opportunities to become a leader in your field.
This program provides a baccalaureate education for students with a technical healthcare background to enhance their potential for learning by providing the tools needed for problem-solving, computing, communication and understanding the healthcare system.
Prerequisites cover basic medical subjects, chemistry, biology, algebra, basic psychology and others.
The bachelor’s in allied health curriculum requires a minimum of 122 credit hours. You may apply a total of 92 credit hours from your associate degree and other appropriate courses toward your degree.
The eCampus component of the allied health bachelor’s program requires students to complete 10 three-credit-hour courses (30 credit hours) of designated BGSU courses referred to as “Pathway to Completion.” The “Pathway to Completion” courses are delivered online via the Bowling Green State University eCampus.
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- Physician’s Assistant
- Nurse Anesthetist
- Nurse Practitioner
- Clinical Trial Manager
- Nursing Informatics Analyst
- Physical Therapist
- Occupational Therapist
- Speech-language Pathologist
Upon completion of the baccalaureate, students in allied health are expected to
- Demonstrate written and oral communication skills required for effective health care practice;
- Demonstrate an understanding of the impacts of health disparities (e.g. addictions, poverty, mental health parity);
- Apply knowledge and principles of effective management in allied healthcare settings;
- Demonstrate knowledge of the economic and legal-political aspects of the US healthcare system;
- Demonstrate the ability to conduct quantitative, qualitative, or mixed-method research involving data collection and analysis.
Bowling Green State University [BGSU] is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. BGSU has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission since 01/01/1916. The most recent reaffirmation of accreditation was received in 2012 - 2013. Questions should be directed to the Office of Institutional Effectiveness.
The allied health program underwent its last Program/Cluster Review during the Academic Year 2021-22. More information on the review process is available.
Bowling Green State University programs leading to licensure, certification and/or endorsement, whether delivered online, face-to-face or in a blended format, satisfy the academic requirements for those credentials set forth by the State of Ohio.
Requirements for licensure, certification and/or endorsement eligibility vary greatly from one profession to another and from state to state. The allied health program does not lead to professional licensure.
Under the Higher Education Act Title IV disclosure requirements, an institution must provide current and prospective students with information about each of its programs that prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.
The allied health program is not a recognized occupation that requires a Gainful Employment disclosure.
Updated: 06/17/2022 12:04PM