The health care industry is greatly affected by changes in public policy and technology, almost on a daily basis. The online BAS program in health innovation provides students with a broad background in the principles of innovation, leadership, change theory, collaboration and evidence-based decision-making to prepare graduates to lead and manage the implementation of innovation in the health care arena. This unique online program situates students at the intersection of innovation and entrepreneurship in health.
The online health innovation degree provides a foundation for students interested in leadership roles in health care for navigating change and disruption in society and organizations. This program prepares students to lead and navigate inevitable changes in health care related to technology, policy, communication and leadership.
*Students admitted to a BAS program must have an AAS completed at a regionally accredited institution. Arizona community college AAS to BAS pathway students may transfer up to 75 credit hours. Non-pathway students and will receive 60 hours of credit through a block transfer to ASU. The block transfer applies only to a BAS degree program. An advisor will provide a formal review of credit hours after admission.
ASU College of Nursing & Health Innovation Achievements:
- According to U.S. News & World Report, the College of Nursing and Health Innovation ranks in the top 11% nationally for its Master's programs.
- The partnership between ASU’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation and Mayo Clinic received the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) Exemplary Academic-Practice Partnership Award in 2015.
- ASU BSN graduates surpass the national average of 82% on the NCLEX first time pass rate at 92%.