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Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences

"As a current senior, I have researched many post graduation programs. I feel adequately prepared to apply to and handle the academic rigor of dental school because of how much UMR has done for me, and I am very appreciative of it." - Chris, Senior

The Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (BSHS) degree prepares students for health care careers, graduate education and professional degrees.

Explore UMR's uniquely flexible and integrated curriculum by navigating the links to the right. UMR's Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences program provides future health care professionals the ability to explore a wide variety of possible Career Pathways. Health Science graduates have the opportunity to pursue Early Assurance and Accelerated Programs offered in collaboration with the Mayo Clinic. Most recently, UMR and Google Cloud are proud to announce NXT GEN MED: A groundbreaking, innovative partnership to re-envision the education of future health care leaders with support from Mayo Clinic. 

Math Placement Exam

The Math Placement Exam will determine the appropriate math course with which to begin your math sequence.

Language Placement and Exemption Process

The Language Exemption process provides a variety of ways for students to meet the language requirement.

UMR Faculty are deeply rooted in the health sciences and committed to developing an integrated curriculum that inspires and empowers UMR students to solve 21st century health challenges.

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