At South College, you can pursue your bachelor’s degree in health science fully online or take a mix of online and on-campus classes at our Atlanta, Asheville, Knoxville, or Nashville campus. Learn at your convenience in a hybrid or online bachelor’s degree program in health science and begin working toward tomorrow’s career today!
42 months (full-time)
Available for qualified health science (pre-physical therapy) program applicants
Earn your bachelor’s degree in Atlanta, Knoxville, Nashville, or online!
Financial aid, offered through a variety of government, state, and local programs, grants, and scholarships, is available to those who qualify. To learn more about financial aid options that can help you pursue this health science degree, contact us today.
Physical therapists apply their knowledge of human anatomy, leading treatments, and professional, compassionate patient care to help people regain their health and mobility. Preparing for pursuit of a physical therapy career through completion of our BS in Health Science (Pre-Physical Therapy) program, graduating students are encouraged to apply to continue their education in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at South College. Students who choose not to continue their education in physical therapy can seek career opportunities in the biological, life, or health sciences.
Take the first steps toward pursuit of a career in physical therapy with a Bachelor of Science in Health Science (Pre-Physical Therapy) program (BS) at South College. Under the instruction of highly trained faculty, you can gain essential skills and knowledge in areas like physiology, biology, chemistry, healthcare law and ethics, and healthcare administration. Completing this health science bachelor’s degree program can lay the groundwork for seeking admittance into a Doctor of Physical Therapy program, as well as for pursuing other career opportunities in the health sciences.
South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels, as well as certificates. Questions about the accreditation of South College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).