Policies, Requirements, and Standards: Health Sciences
In addition to a completed health sciences program application made to the department, students must seek regular admission to Armstrong State University. Students must be eligible for MATH 1111 or ENGL 1101 , and must undergo a formal interview conducted by a health sciences faculty member.
All students are required to submit evidence of liability insurance and a health assessment prior to beginning their practicum.
Students must complete the degree program within six consecutive years from the date of their initial admission to the major. Students who do not complete the program within this time limit must apply for readmission, meet current criteria for admission, and have their previous credits calculated. Students who are granted readmission must meet course requirements in effect at the time of readmission. A minimum grade of C or better must be earned in each course in the major.
Senior students must successfully complete the bachelor of health science exit exam, as well as the university’s general education exit exam, during the last semester before graduation. It is recommended that all bachelor of health science students have current CPR certification at the time of graduation.