The Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Entrepreneurship and Innovation helps students achieve leadership roles in the innovative health care industry.

ASU Online offers start dates every 7.5 weeks.
60 transfer credit hour requirement
Required number of credits to complete this degree

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 Entrepreneurship and 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 entrepreneurship and 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 Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation Achievements:

  • According to U.S. News & World Report, the Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation ranks in the top 11% nationally for its Master's programs.
  • The partnership between ASU’s Edson 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%.

Calendar

Next Start Date:

10/16/2019

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Faculty

Arizona State University’s Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation is the home to world-renowned faculty. The Health Innovation faculty are recognized experts in:

  • Innovation Science
  • Problem Identification
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Health Leadership and Policy
  • Healthcare Technology
  • Business Modeling

Program Summary

Total Hours:

120

Upper Division Hours:

45

Major GPA:

2.0

Cumulative GPA:

2.0

Total Hours at ASU:

30

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Related Careers

Graduates with an ASU Online Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Innovation have career opportunities illustrated in the following list. Career examples include but are not limited to:

Example Careers

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Health architects
  • Health care administrator
  • Health innovation consultant
  • Health product and service managers
  • Health system designers
  • Public relations experts in health

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Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements.

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