B.S. in Biomedical Sciences
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Biomedical Sciences program prepares students with a strong academic foundation in the sciences as well as the skills required to be successful in a wide variety of health professions careers.
The program prepares students for preprofessional and clinical science careers or to pursue graduate or professional study in medicine, occupational therapy, physical therapy and more.
The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Global Health program prepares students to understand global health issues and become professionals with international competencies.
Students who choose this major will be equipped to solve problems and improve patient care, both locally and around the world. They will be prepared for careers as policy analysts, researchers, junior executives in governmental and nongovernmental organizations or in the private sector, and more.
Graduates will also be prepared to apply for admission to graduate and professional programs in fields such as education, law, business and many graduate programs in the humanities and social sciences
The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Medical Humanities program features a broad-based general education core for the first two years, followed by two years during which students will tailor their education through one of two emphases – Interdisciplinary Studies or Health Care Communication.
The program can serve as a gateway to careers in health care, public health, education, business, social work and other fields.
Through a partnership with Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, UHSP students who pursue the Upper Division Option receive guaranteed acceptance in Goldfarb's BSN program if they are admitted to the University as a freshman and meet program requirements.
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Pharmaceutical Chemistry is designed for students to become immersed in chemistry and biology and gain an understanding of how the two fields can be leveraged to improve patient outcomes through drug discovery and optimization.
Students who choose this major will gain the foundational knowledge and skills necessary for health care scientists and professionals to understand the chemistry associated with drug design and synthesis.
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Pharmaceutical Sciences offers students the opportunity to tailor their education through one of two emphases—Health Sciences or Health Humanities.
After completing the program, students may choose to enter a health professions career immediately, equipped with the skills to be successful in a variety of positions in pharmaceutical industry, biomedical research labs and academic environments.
This degree can also be integrated with the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) program, where the first-professional year fulfills senior-level requirements, saving students a year of study.