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(209) 946-7644
sburkhardt@pacific.edu
Room A111
Susan Burkhardt
Program Coordinator

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Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Admissions
+1.209.946.2211
Office of the Dean
+1.209.946.2561
751 Brookside Road
Stockton, CA 95207
Mailing - 3601 Pacific Avenue Stockton, CA 95211

Bachelor of Arts in Applied Sciences

Applied Science
Eric Boyce, Director
Susan Burkhardt, Program Coordinator
Phone: 209.946.7644
Fax: 209.932.4045

Degrees Offered
Bachelor of Arts

Majors Offered
Applied Science

Program Description
The goals of the applied science major are as follows:

  1. Promote the development of a liberal education in students who enter into entry-level professional doctorate health science programs.
  2. Promote the development of graduates who are able to apply the natural/basic sciences to the practice of their field of study in an applied health science field.
  3. Enable students in entry-level professional doctorate health sciences programs the opportunity to earn a baccalaureate degree.

Admission
Students must apply to the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Science program by completing the appropriate section of the Change of Program form.

  • For those graduating from the entry-level professional doctorate health science program, complete the "Addition to Program of Study" section.
  • For those not graduating from the entry-level professional doctorate health science program, complete the "Change to Program of Study" section.
  • Students are encouraged to apply to the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Science program at least one year prior to the expected graduation from that program.

Transcripts

  • Students must have official transcripts from all other colleges and universities submitted to the University's Office of Admission in Stockton.
  • Students may request copies of official transcripts housed in the School of Dentistry to be sent to the University's Office of Admission in Stockton.
  • Unofficial copies of all transcripts should also be sent to the designated program director.
  • The Bachelor of Arts in Applied Science is not eligible for the Pacific Transfer Admission Agreement (TAA).

Learning Outcomes

  1. Apply natural sciences in the solution of health science problems within the student's field of study.
  2. Effectively and appropriately communicate verbally and in written and electronic form in the applied science arenas within the student's field of study. 
  3. Effectively work with others and provide leadership when needed within the student's field of study. 
  4. Demonstrate appropriate interactions with individuals from various cultures and ethnicities. 
  5. Engage in community based activities aimed at advancing society or assisting others. 
  6. Perform in a professional and ethical manner. 
  7. Describe the application of natural sciences to the sustainability of society and the natural and economic environment. 
  8. Describe the connections among the natural sciences and the applied sciences within the student's field of study.

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General Education Requirements and additional information

Information for Students

Obtaining Official Copies of SAT and ACT Scores

Application to the BA in Applied Science Program

  • Must be a Doctor of Dental Surgery or a Doctor of Pharmacy student
  • Must not have a BA or BS degree
  • Complete the Change of Program Form and submit to Susan Burkhardt or drop off in PHARMC A-111

Forms:
Address Change Form 
Change of Program Form
SAMPLE Change of Program
Undergraduate Application for Graduation Form