The Social and Behavioral Sciences programs are designed for people with a passion for making a difference in the lives of others.
Whether you are on your way up the corporate ladder or just getting started, our business degree programs and certificates could help you prepare to take your business career to a higher level.
Whether you want to enter the field of criminal justice or need credentials to advance your career, Kaplan University's criminal justice degree programs are designed to help you achieve your goal.
Our degree programs and certificates could help prepare you to teach diverse learners a broad range of academic content and educational foundations.
Our comprehensive fire science programs offer the flexibility of online learning, ideal for individuals in the fire science and emergency management fields who may work inconsistent hours.
You could acquire real-world knowledge and practical skills and prepare for a career in the health care industry by earning a health sciences degree, diploma, or certificate.
Our programs in legal studies, paralegal studies, and environmental policy are designed to fit your educational goals.
Our nursing degree and certificate programs are taught by practicing professionals who are dedicated to helping you prepare for real-world challenges in nursing.
Kaplan University's IT programs are designed to prepare you with the knowledge and skills you need to start or advance your technology career.
Kaplan University offers over 180 degree and certificate programs all available to military, veterans, and spouses of active duty members. In addition, several programs have been developed to complement specific military occupations or programs established by the military.
The Kaplan University School of General Education courses support the academic, social, personal, and professional development of learners throughout their engagement with the University.
Open College at Kaplan University (OC@KU) offers individualized, affordable education that integrates technology and personalized service to help learners meet their career, academic, and personal goals.
Offering the flexibility of online education and support for military students.
Every day, talented individuals are proving it's never too late to think about the future.
Learn more about becoming an international student at US-based and accredited Kaplan University.
Learn about transferring your previously earned college credits to Kaplan University.
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The world of health sciences is expanding every day. With the real world experience of our curriculum—like our capstone projects and clinical practicum—you'll be ready to make the most of your opportunities.
Our faculty members have extensive experience in the health sciences field. They will work with you personally to prepare you to take advantage of every opportunity on your career path.
When you meet our dean, Keith Smith, you may very well see a reflection of yourself. His passion for the health sciences and for preparing the professionals of tomorrow will truly inspire.
The U.S. health care system is vital to Americans, not only for maintaining good health but also for contributing to a strong economy. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health care is expected to generate more jobs than any other industry, with 2.3 million new jobs created by 2024, many of which are in fields related to Kaplan University programs.* Enroll in Kaplan University's School of Health Sciences to acquire real-world knowledge and practical skills to help prepare you for a career in the burgeoning health care industry.
An aging population, longer life expectancies, advances in
medical science and information technology, and greater availability of health
insurance are expected to create increased demand for health care services. By
2021, the health care industry is projected to make up nearly 20 percent of the
U.S. economy or almost $4.8 trillion.† Prepare
for your future by earning valuable health care credentials online,
including a master’s
degree in health
information management or health informatics,
at Kaplan University.
University offers single courses to
general, non-degree seeking students. You may petition for your
completed single courses to count toward your degree or certificate
program, should you choose to enroll in a corresponding degree program at
View the list of available courses.
Dr. Kimberly Perkins is a lifelong learner and advocate for empowering others to succeed. The School of Health Sciences awarded Dr. Perkins with the Outstanding Faculty Award for 2015 and the 2014 Outstanding Course Lead Award.
Health Sciences Instructor on "Highly Supportive" Education
Diverse and interactive online courses in health, wellness. and nutrition help fortify future health professionals for fulfilling careers.
* Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Health Care Occupations, www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/home.htm. National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions, and do not guarantee actual job growth.
† Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Office of the Actuary, National Health Statistics Group, http://www.cms.gov/Research-Statistics-Data-and-Systems/Statistics-Trends-and-Reports/NationalHealthExpendData/Downloads/Proj2011PDF.pdf (Accessed October 2013).
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