Degree Options

Bachelor of Science in Community Health, Pre-Health Professional Track

Whether you are interested in applying to a medical, dental, pharmacy, physical therapy, occupational therapy or physician's assistant program, the specialized curriculum of the Bachelor of Science in Community Health, Pre-Health Professional track will help you stand out from other applicants. The program option’s flexibility allows you to create a custom degree plan with part- and full-time options based on your personal interests and career goals. 

The Bachelor of Science in Community Health, Pre-Health Professional track is currently in the accreditation process with the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) for a fall 2022 start. 

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Dual Degree - Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Bachelor of Science in Community Health

The dual degree option in Community Health and Nursing allows students to complement their Bachelor’s degree in Nursing with a Bachelor’s degree in Community Health. This option is ideal for individuals who are interested in working with their communities to solve emerging issues impacting public health.

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Dual Degree - Bachelor of Science in Community Health and Associate of Science in Health Information Technology

This dual degree options gives students the opportunity to earn their Bachelor’s degree in Community Health and Associate degree in Health Information Technology concurrently. These two areas complement one another and prepare individuals to meet the needs of community members and organizations in a variety of settings.

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Women's Health Certificate

The Certificate in Women’s Health curriculum focuses on the psychological, social, political and cultural factors that affect the growth and development of women. Coursework also covers specialty topics including mammography, pharmacology and preventative care. Students will learn to take these factors into account as they develop skills to effectively work with the female population in a variety of health care settings. Part-time and full-time options allow for greater flexibility.

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Human Services Certificate

The Clarkson College online Human Services certificate program is for students interested in helping vulnerable clients access the resources they need to become healthy and self-sufficient. Whether desiring to work in the emergency room or other clinical environments, in community agencies, or the non-profit sector, students gain valuable insight into understanding how to better work with clients/families of varied backgrounds. Part-time and full-time options allow for greater flexibility. 

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Gerontology Certificate

You will gain an understanding of the opportunities and issues facing the aging population and how they impact their quality of life with a Certificate in Gerontology. Coursework focuses on the psychological, social and physical aspects of aging, death and dying, and managing care for older adults. With both part- and full-time options available, you can complete your certificate according to your own schedule and professional goals.

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Certificate in Public Health

The Public Health certificate option increases your knowledge of effective practices and disease prevention tactics that benefit entire populations. Part-time or full-time, you can complete this online certificate at any point in your career or educational journey to hone your skills in working to solve emerging issues impacting public health.

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Bachelor of Science in Community Health

No other program at Clarkson College opens the door to so many career possibilities as the online Bachelor of Science in Community Health. This program focuses on developing the knowledge base, skill sets and professional experiences necessary for success in a variety of health-related fields. Among the most attractive features of the Community Health program is its flexibility to create a custom degree plan based upon your personal interests and career goals. Courses may be taken on a part-time or full-time basis to accommodate your busy life.

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