What will I learn?

APU’s Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in Allied Health provide an environment where undergraduate students can develop a Christian worldview and learn to integrate their faith into their future careers as allied health professionals. The allied health major comprises a rigorous curriculum in modern biology and is consistent with the requirements for a broad range of allied health careers.

Specifically, the B.A. provides most of the prerequisites for careers or graduate work in cytotechnology, entry-level masters in nursing, nutrition and dietetics, occupational therapy, orthotics and prosthetics, physical therapy, physical therapy assistant, and radiation technology.

The B.S. degree meets most of the prerequisites for careers in chiropractic, clinical laboratory science, and physician assistance. Coursework for the major combine’s foundational biological, chemical, and physical knowledge with a variety of applied topics including psychology, math, and electives tailored to the student’s postgraduate goals.

Careers for Allied Health Majors: Pharmaceutical Salesperson, Biomedical Equipment Salesperson, Physical Therapy Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician, Physician Assistant, Physical Therapist, Occupational Therapist, Research Assistant, Medical Technician, Nurse / Nurse Practitioner, Clinical Laboratory Scientist

Which department am I in?

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (Complete the 120 total units)

Tuition fees
US$40,830.00 per year
This fee is for 12 - 18 units

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

10 January 2022


Azusa Pacific University

901 E Alosta Avenue,



91702, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students currently enrolled in high school or who have earned fewer than 28 units of college credit following high school graduation.

For international students

Students currently enrolled in high school or who have earned fewer than 28 units of college credit following high school graduation.

International students should have obtained a TOEFL iBT sore 80 including scores of 18 in speaking, 20 in listening, 20 in reading, and 22 in writing and IELTS score 6.0.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Azusa Pacific University

APU offers students a choice of over 100 study programs including undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as online classes to choose from.

  • Best University in the San Gabriel Valley
  • Based in California, the USA
  • Offers students a wide range of support services
  • Professors are experts in their respective fields

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