Health Sciences – Medical Assisting
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Health Sciences – Medical Assisting, BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
The need for skilled workers in health-related fields is skyrocketing. An aging population, unhealthful lifestyles, and environmental conditions all contribute to this trend. Healthcare spending is expected to double in the next ten years.
Position yourself for success in this growing field with a bachelor’s degree from NAU. Flexibility is a hallmark of our program, which offers online coursework and accepts a significant block of transfer credit if you are completing, or have completed, appropriate community college (or university) medical assisting programs. You will receive a strong grounding in the health sciences with coursework addressing human diseases, health promotion, healthcare ethics, and more.
Whether you’re a student or a working professional, you can complete a bachelor’s degree that will open avenues to successful employment in hospitals, schools, government health agencies, private industry, and nongovernmental organizations.