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Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Sciences

(BASHS)

Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Sciences

Complete your health science degree in 4 semesters, completely online!

The Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Sciences (BASHS) is a fully online program that allows healthcare professionals with associate degrees to complete a bachelor’s degree in 4 semesters.


  • JOB GROWTH IN HEALTHCARE

    Manager/supervisor field is strong and growing

  • MEDIAN SALARY

    In 2017 was $98,350 per year

  • NATIONAL JOB OPENINGS

    In 2016 were 352,200

  • AVERAGE SALARY IN LAS VEGAS

    $110,280 with over 1,400 positions in 2017

  • ANTICIPATED GROWTH IS 20%

    Much faster than the national average

  • AVERAGE SALARY IN UTAH

    $106,180 with over 3,000 positions in 2017

Program Benefits

The BASHS program:

  1. Allows graduates to move into supervisory roles within the healthcare system
  2. Prepares participants for graduate programs
  3. Is 100% online
  4. Can be completed in 4 semesters
  5. Offers the lowest tuition of any public university in Utah

The BASHS program provides opportunities for research within health sciences and education on healthcare administration, inter-professional roles, business strategies, and finance principles through a variety of upper division courses:

  • Communication
  • Population Health
  • Health Psychology
  • Health Care Administration
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology

Admission Requirements

To be admitted to the program, applicants must have an associate degree in a health science field, including but not limited to:

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Radiography
  • Mortuary Science
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Surgical Technology

For Further Information/PROGRAM CURRICULUM

Link to DSU BASHS Academic Catalog

Apply Now

Each application must include the following:

  • DSU student ID number (must be a fully-admitted DSU student)
  • Receipt of non-refundable $50.00 application fee
  • Official transcripts for prerequisite degree (completion of AAS, AS or AA in a Health Sciences program) emailed directly to basha@dixie.edu
  • Minimum college GPA of 2.7
2019 BASHS Application Packet

Contact Us

Drew Wilcox
Chair, Department of Healthcare Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Phone: 435-879-4861
Email: basha@dixie.edu