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Health Science Programs and Training

Start your next chapter in working to become or advance as a sought-after healthcare professional with our Certificate, Diploma, undergraduate and graduate program and training options.

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Health Sciences Degrees—RU Ready to Thrive?

Gain the industry knowledge and transferable skills you need to make a difference in people’s health and well-being. Online, on campus or blended, these Health Sciences programs and training help you take the next step in becoming the professional you were meant to be. With over 20 years designing and teaching online courses, we’re not new to online education. You’ll have the support, learning options and online mentoring you need to balance work, life and school.

Not Sure Which Health Sciences Program Is Right for You?

A good place to start is to ask yourself what aspects of healthcare interest you most and the type of allied health professional you'd like to become. If you want to work directly with patients, you may be interested in Health Sciences courses to build skills for a Medical Assisting, Medical Lab Technician, Pharmacy Technician, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiologic Technology or Surgical Technologist role.

Or, if you are interested in working indirectly with patients, but still want to help improve patient care, you can pursue a degree in Health Information Management, Health Information Technician, Health Sciences, Medical Administrative Assistant and Medical Billing and Coding. If you’ve always been interested in social wellness, our Human Services and Health and Wellness programs may be a great fit for you.

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Empowered Learning® and Knowledge Credit®

Online Empowered Learning® allows you to learn by doing and manage your pace while staying connected with faculty and peers. Learn more about how Empowered Learning® helps you take control of your education.

Save time and money with Knowledge Credit® through transfer credits, credit for prior learning and self-directed assessments. These $149 assessments allow you to prove that you already have the knowledge for a particular course and don't need to take it. Students have saved more than $5.2 million through self-directed assessments.1 Find out more about your Knowledge Credit® options.

About Us

The healthcare industry is one of today’s fastest-growing and changing industries. This combination of growth and change has helped to cause a surge in demand for healthcare degrees and professionals. At Rasmussen University, our School of Health Sciences offers a range of Health Sciences degree programs to help you start or advance your healthcare career.

"And at the end of the day, get an education that will help you achieve your career goals; never settle—go after the best and find a school that will work on your behalf."

Student, School of Health Sciences