Health & Nursing Academic Interest

Find your career among the health sciences! You’ll draw upon a variety of skills to help people live full, healthy lives.

Tremendous opportunity awaits you in the health care industry. The advancement of health science and technology, paired with an aging population, puts these careers in high demand. You’ll find satisfaction through helping others, while using critical thinking skills to address challenges and find solutions in hospital, agency, or private practice health care environments.

Skills Checklist:

  • Interested in science and math
  • Compassionate, committed, and caring
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to adapt and learn quickly
  • Strong work ethic and team-oriented
  • Problem-solving and critical thinking skills

What Can I Do with This Career Path?

  • Care Management Specialist
  • Clinical Researcher
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Health Practice Administrator
  • Legal Nurse Consultant
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
  • Public Health Educator
  • RN-BSN

Available Programs

Applied Family Science

Master of Science (MS) | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Formats: Online

BSN to MSN Accelerated Option

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Science (MS) | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Formats: Traditional Classroom

DNP with Post-Masters Certificates

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Concentrations: Doctor of Nursing Practice, Advanced Practice, Doctor of Nursing Practice, Leadership

Formats: OnlineHybrid

Dual Degree: DNP with MBA (Health Care Concentration)

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Formats: OnlineHybrid

Dual Degree: DNP with MSM (Healthcare Administration Concentration)

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Formats: OnlineHybrid

Dual Degree: MSN Leadership with MBA or MSN (Heath Care Concentrations)

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnlineHybrid

Family Science

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Formats: Online

Health Information Technology (HIT)

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Online

Health Promotion: Fitness

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Online

Health Sciences

Bachelor of Science (BS) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnlineHybrid

Health Sciences to MSM or MBA Healthcare Administration Concentration Accelerated Option

Bachelor of Science (BS) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline

Healthcare Administration

Graduate Certificate | College of Business

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline

Hispanic Cultural

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline

Holistic Palliative and End-of-Life Care

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Online

Holistic Perspective on Aging and Wellness

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Online

Human Services

Master of Science (MS) | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline

Interdisciplinary Care Management

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Online

MSN Family Nurse Practitioner to Doctor of Nursing Practice (Accelerated Option)

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Online

MSN Leadership to Doctor of Nursing Practice (Accelerated Option)

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Nurse Practitioner

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) | College of Health Professions

Concentrations: Family Nurse Practitioner

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Nurse Practitioner

Post-MSN Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Nursing (RN To BSN)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) | College of Health Professions

Concentrations: Accelerated RN to BSN

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnlineHybrid

Nursing Leadership

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) | College of Health Professions

Concentrations: Educator, Executive, Legal Nurse Consultant

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnlineHybrid

Nursing Leadership

Post-MSN Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnlineHybrid

PhD to DNP

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Post-Baccalaureate Legal Nurse Consultant

Post-Bachelor Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline

Post-Masters Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate and Doctor of Nursing Practice (Combined Option)

Graduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Post-Masters Legal Nurse Consultant Certificate and Doctor of Nursing Practice (Combined Option)

Graduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Post-Masters Nurse Educator Certificate and Doctor of Nursing Practice (Combined Option)

Graduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Post-Masters Nurse Executive Certificate and Doctor of Nursing Practice (Combined Option)

Graduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Post-Masters Public Health Certificate and Doctor of Nursing Practice (Combined Option)

Graduate Certificate | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Pre-RN Option

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) | College of Health Professions

Formats: Traditional Classroom

Trauma and Resilience

Graduate Certificate | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline

Trauma-Informed Approaches

Undergraduate Certificate | College of Social & Behavioral Sciences

Formats: Traditional ClassroomOnline


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