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Health Care Associate's Degrees

An associate’s degree in health care will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in this field. Online degree programs will likely focus on the areas of healthcare administration, medical assisting, medical billing and coding, or health information technology. An associate’s degree in health care will typically require a minimum of sixty credits that may include courses in the basic math and sciences as well as patient care and safety.

 

An associate’s degree in health care is right for you if you are seeking to start a career in the medical industry in a relatively short period of time. Research the education requirements for specific health care field careers at our health care career center page.

 

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment for those in the health care field will increase at a faster rate than any other industry. There is expected to be a twenty-two percent increase in the number of employment opportunities over the next decade. Those with associate’s degrees can expect to work in hospitals, medical offices, and laboratories.



Health Care Schools

      
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  • New England College

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    Programs

    • AS in Healthcare Administration
    • BS in Healthcare Administration
    Location:
    Henniker: 98 Bridge St,, Henniker NH 03242
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  • Liberty University

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    • Bachelor of Science: Healthcare Administration
    Location:
    Lynchburg: 1971 University Blvd,, Lynchburg VA 24515
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  • Miller-Motte College

    Start the next chapter of your life with an Associate or Bachelor degree from Miller-Motte College Online Division.
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    • Allied Health Management - Bachelor of Science
    • Medical Billing and Coding - Certificate

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  • Brookline College Online

    Get hands-on training with Brookline College. We offer diploma and degree programs in the areas of health care, business, nursing, criminal justice, paralegal, and computer security.

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    • Diploma - Medical Insurance Billing & Coding

    Location: Online

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  • Capella University

    An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession.

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    • BSN - RN-to-BSN/MSN Combined Option (CCNE-accredited)
    • BS - Health Care Administration Leadership
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  • Benedictine University

    Founded in 1887, Benedictine University is dedicated to the education of undergraduate and graduate students. Benedictine is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

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    • Health Education and Promotion Certificate
    • Health Management and Policy Certificate
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    Lisle: 5700 College Road, Lisle IL 60532
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