Health Studies VideoOur exciting new Bachelor of Arts in Health Studies will provide students with the knowledge and skills to improve the health of individuals and communities.

As part of the program, students will study and apply a range of health concepts. Areas of study include the social and biological predictors of health, policy analysis, health education and community engagement strategies, and global health.

Students are encouraged to strengthen their skills through internships and study abroad experiences.


Career Possibilities

Our Health Studies graduates are ready to enter a wide variety of occupations or get prepared for graduate school or other advanced training. Career possibilities include:

  • Public and global health services
  • Health education and communication
  • Health management and administration
  • Non-profit services
  • Community organizing
  • Mental health/substance use services
  • Environmental and Occupational Health Services
  • Health care outreach and community care
  • Advanced study in Public Health, Nursing, Medicine, Social Work, or other health professions

Health Studies News

New Minor in Health Education and Promotion

Charity Akhidenor

Health Studies student and UWB HERO, Charity Akhidenor talks about her plans after declaring the School of Nursing and Health Studies’ new Minor in Health Ed. and Promotion.  

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Public Health Panel at UW Bothell

Seattle SkylineJoin us for a student-led panel on choosing a Public Health Graduate Degree.  Thursday, November 16, 5:30pm, Room: UW1-280.  The panel will include current graduate students in COPHP, MPH, MS, MHA, and MHIHIM programs, followed by small group break-out sessions. Pizza & beverages will be served.  

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Health Studies Student Cathy Le

Health Studies Student Cathy LeCathy Le credits Health Studies internships and field work with focusing her career goals.  

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Admissions

Winter 2018 Priority Deadline:

Extended - November 29, 2017

Spring 2018 Priority Deadline:

March 1, 2018


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