National University of Health Sciences
has launched a new scholarship award for all Phi Theta Kappa
community college honor students. The scholarship will be available
starting in the fall of 2014 for PTK members who choose to enroll
in the university's bachelor degree completion program in the
"Many of our BS students go on to pursue graduate level degrees
in science and health care, with many gaining admission to various
medical schools," says President Joseph Stiefel of NUHS. "That's
why we feel Phi Theta Kappa members and NUHS are a great
The $2000 scholarship will be awarded to PTK students in two
separate disbursements of $1000, one in each of the student's first
two trimesters. Recipients must be a member of PTK, have earned a
3.5 grade point average, and have completed a minimum of 33 credit
hours of college coursework.
The bachelor of biomedical science
program at NUHS is an evening degree program that can often be
completed in 16 months. Since NUHS is primarily known for its
graduate and professional degree programs in chiropractic medicine,
naturopathic medicine, acupuncture and oriental medicine, BS
students are often taught by graduate level professors in graduate
level science laboratories and facilities on campus.
For more information on the PTK scholarship and the NUHS
bachelor's degree completion program, visit
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