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.
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Nancy Szwydek has held the position of director of quality assurance for the ground health programs since 2013. She serves as the liaison between the Kaplan University online and ground campuses and is responsible for monitoring accreditation metrics, gathering reports for programmatic accreditation, and training campus faculty and chairs. Additionally, she is the Academic Department Chair for the Master of Health Informatics, Master of Health Information Management, Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management, and Medical Billing and Coding Certificate programs.
Previously, Mrs. Szwydek served as a faculty member and medical assisting program chair at the Hagerstown, Maryland campus for 11 years. She is a Registered Nurse and Registered Medical Assistant with over 30 years of experience in hospitals, ambulatory care facilities, and school health nursing.
Mrs. Szwydek holds a Master of Public Health degree, a Bachelor of Science in Health Science and an Associate of Applied Science in Medical Office Management—all from Kaplan University and a Diploma in Nursing from Maryland General Hospital School of Nursing. She also has earned the Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) and Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician (CRAT) credentials.
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