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Bachelor of Science in Life Science

Improve lives by improving health and performance, naturally. The Bachelor of Science in Life Science is a direct path to a fulfilling career in chiropractic.

Online Degree

Bachelor of Science in Life Science

Improve lives by improving health and performance, naturally. The Bachelor of Science in Life Science is a direct path to a fulfilling career in chiropractic.

Online

Complete your degree with our flexible online program

3 Years

3+3 OPTIONS
Complete the first year of your DC program while wrapping up your bachelor’s degree. Logan lets you earn both degrees in just six years.

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$325 per credit hour

122 credit hours

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September 5, 2023
January 8, 2024
May 13, 2024

Get a Head Start on Your Health Care Career

With the surge of interest in conservative, drug-free health care and the demand for chiropractors expected to grow by 12% through 2026, a BSLS degree provides a solid foundation for a chiropractic career.

Logan’s BSLS will put you on the fast track to your future in natural, patient-centered health care. In just six years, you can graduate confident and practice-ready with both a Bachelor of Science degree and your Doctor of Chiropractic.

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Get a Head Start on Your Health Care Career

Are you passionate about promoting health and wellness to diagnose and treat injuries and disease? Logan University’s online Bachelor of Science in Life Science (BSLS) will help fast-track your career in patient-centered health care.

Immerse yourself in the field of life science by beginning your academic journey today. Degree requirements for Logan’s BSLS program encourage students on a biology track to incorporate chemistry, cell biology and more into their studies through applied science.

Logan University’s Bachelor of Science in Life Science (BSLS) program is an accelerated approach for obtaining your BS in Life Science and Doctor of Chiropractic degree. In just six years, you can graduate confidently and practice-ready with both a Bachelor of Science degree and your Doctor of Chiropractic.

Admissions Requirements for Bachelor’s Degree Program
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE: HUMAN BIOLOGY AND LIFE SCIENCE (3+1):

The Bachelor of Science degree programs have the following admission requirements:

  • Complete the online application.
  • For High School graduates and any student with less than 24 semester hours of undergraduate coursework (after
    graduating high school):

    • Request that an official transcript be sent directly to Logan University from accredited High School. If the applicant attended multiple institutions for high school or undergraduate course work, an official transcript must be sent from each institution directly to Logan.
    •  2.5 CGPA from high school.
    •  ACT/SAT Score (within 7 years) – Logan University does not offer pre-college/ remedial level course work.  SAT/ACT scores are used to help determine preparedness for college level English and math course work at the minimum of the 100 level.
      • ACT Composite Score Minimum: 23
      • SAT Composite Score Minimum: 1100
    •  Student with a high school CGPA between 2.0 to 2.49 may appeal for Alternative Admissions acceptance to the Admissions Committee.
      • Students will be coded as AATP-PREQ.
      • Logan University reserves the right to outline special conditions of acceptance for AATP-PREREQ students they believe will optimize a student’s chances for success such as reduced course loads, required tutoring, required meetings with academic success coaches, etc.
    • Student without ACT/SAT Score may appeal for Alternative Admissions acceptance to the Admissions Committee.
      • Students will be coded as AATP-PREQ.
      • Logan University reserves the right to outline special conditions of acceptance for AATP-PREREQ students they believe will optimize a student’s chances for success such as reduced course loads, required tutoring, required meetings with academic success coaches, etc.
  • For transfer students with 24 or more semester hours of undergraduate coursework (after graduating high school):
    • Request that an official transcript be sent directly to Logan University from all accredited institutions. If the applicant attended multiple institutions for undergraduate course work, an official transcript must be sent from each institution directly to Logan.
    • 2.5 CGPA from undergraduate course work.
    • Student with an undergraduate CGPA between 2.0 to 2.49 may appeal for Alternative Admissions acceptance to the Admissions Committee.
      • Students will be coded as AATP-PREQ.
      • Logan University reserves the right to outline special conditions of acceptance for AATP-PREREQ students they believe will optimize a student’s chances for success such as reduced course loads, required tutoring, required meetings with academic success coaches, etc.
  • GED/HiSET/Home School – Must meet one of the requirements to start in the Bachelor programs:
    • ACT/SAT Score (within 7 years) – Logan University does not offer pre-college/ remedial level course work. SAT/ACT scores are used to help determine preparedness for college level English and math course work at the minimum of the 100 level.
      • ACT Composite Score Minimum: 23
      • SAT Composite Score Minimum: 1100
      • Complete 24 semester hours of undergraduate course work either at Logan University as a none degree seeking student or complete them at another accredited institution.
  • International applicants see section in handbook titled “International Applicants”.

Why should I choose Logan to pursue my BSLS?

Logan’s BSLS program gives you an accelerated option for obtaining your BS in Life Science and Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Instead of attending graduate school to become a Doctor of Chiropractic, Logan University provides an efficient solution to earning your DC at the same time as your BSLS. Through this program, gain the knowledge and skills to lead the future of natural health care at one of the nation’s first and most respected chiropractic colleges. Earn your bachelor’s degree where and when works best for you with our flexible online courses.

What are the admission requirements?

Students enrolling in the BSLS program are expected to also apply for Logan’s DC program. Students must meet admission requirements for both programs. In addition to completing the online application, students must request that an official transcript be sent directly to Logan University from accredited high school. Applicants must have a 2.5 CGPA from high school and a minimum ACT composite score of 23 or a SAT minimum composite score of 1100.

What are the benefits of having a BSLS?

This versatile degree is beneficial in finding well-paying jobs in the health services sector. A bachelor’s in life science degree can prepare you for many types of careers, whether they are in clinical or non-clinical settings. While earning your degree, you will develop many important analytical and problem-solving skills that are necessary to navigate the life science field. Having a degree in life science allows you to work with cutting-edge technology and equipment while getting the opportunity to work with patients of all ages.

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How long does it take to become a chiropractor?

Before becoming a chiropractor, one must complete at least three years of undergraduate study in addition to a Doctor of Chiropractic degree program. These DC programs can take anywhere from three to five years. With Logan’s online BSLS program, students work toward their bachelor’s degree and Doctor of Chiropractic degree at the same time. Complete the first year of your DC program while wrapping up your bachelor’s degree. Logan lets you earn both degrees in just six years.

What are the required courses for this degree?

Students must meet the degree requirement when working toward their BSLS. Some of the required courses for this degree include physics, organic chemistry, general biology, and social and behavioral sciences. Additionally, hands-on lab courses are required to complete this degree program. Check out the academic degree plans on our website to learn more about our different courses.

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Program Highlights

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Jump Start Your Life Science Career

Logan’s BSLS lets you complete your bachelor’s and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees in just six years, saving you valuable time and tuition costs.

Jump Start Your Life Science Career

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Life Science Degree Online

Earn your bachelor’s degree where and when works best for you with our flexible online courses.

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A Health Care Leader

Be inspired by today’s and tomorrow’s human health and performance leaders. Logan is and always has been dedicated to advancing natural, evidence-informed health care.

A Health Care Leader

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World-Class Faculty & Facilities

Learn from leading subject experts in state-of-the-art facilities, including one of the most prestigious anatomy labs in the nation.

World-Class Faculty & Facilities

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A Faster Path to DC

Logan’s BSLS program gives you an accelerated option for obtaining your BS in Life Science and Doctor of Chiropractic degree. Gain the knowledge and skills to lead the future of natural health care at one of the nation’s first and most respected chiropractic colleges.

Doctor of Chiropractic Degree

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BS in Life Science Program Learning Outcomes

The BSLS from Logan will prepare you to apply scientific principles to the understanding of life phenomena, make evidence-based decisions, clearly communicate scientific concepts and more.

1. Communicate scientific concepts to diverse audiences

2. Apply scientific principles to the interrogation of life phenomena

3. Utilize scientific information to make evidence-based decisions

4. Demonstrate understanding of factors impacting human health

5. Apply anatomical knowledge to predict physiological response

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Additional Resources

Admission Requirements

Students enrolling in the BS-LS program are expected to also apply for Logan’s DC program. Students must meet admission requirements for both programs.

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Academic Degree Plan

View the courses that you’ll take throughout your Bachelor of Science in Life Sciences program.

Academic Schedules

Course number, title, time, instructors and more—find everything you need to enroll in classes for upcoming trimesters.

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Tuition & Fees

Logan is proud to provide quality education at great value. Undergraduate, graduate and doctorate—all of our programs are competitively priced. Students graduate with a marketable degree and lower student debt. For current tuition, fees and estimated expenses, click below.

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2021-2022 Course Descriptions

Graduate ready for work or graduate school with rigorous courses in anatomy and physiology, histology, cell biology, biochemistry, microbiology and more.

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Accelerated Education Options

Whether you’re working toward a bachelor’s degree at Logan or transferring credits to another college program, the optional Flexible Accelerated Science Track (FAST) lets you complete your basic science coursework in one academic year.

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Trimester Advantage

Logan’s academic year consists of three 15-week trimesters beginning in January, May and September, so you can begin your degree when you want.

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