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Online Healthcare Schools & Programs

online healthcare schools and programsOnline healthcare schools can prepare you for a great career path in the growing field of healthcare. Online healthcare programs are exploding with demand due to the rapid growth of the healthcare industry. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in healthcare are growing much faster than other industries. Online healthcare schools and online healthcare programs can help you be a part of this success.

Online healthcare schools provide the same education provided by traditional healthcare schools and programs, but in a convenient, flexible online format. Explore the online healthcare programs below and see which programs are right for you.

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Virginia College

Take your life in an exciting new direction with an education from Virginia College! Graduates of Virginia College can be confident in the skills and training that they’ve received because programs are designed for their success. Virginia College focuses on the needs of the job market of each industry, creating programs that meet the needs of students and future employees alike.

Virginia College provides the convenience of flexible class schedules with the benefits of small class sizes. Financial aid is available for those who qualify, helping open doors for everyone who wants to improve his or her education and opportunities!

Virginia College provides a number of choices in order to offer you the education that best fits your needs and goals, from diploma and associate degree programs to bachelor degree programs at some locations. Virginia College’s school of business management even offers graduate degrees at select campuses. Programs are also offered in a number of different fields, providing choices as varied as graphic design degrees or paralegal studies. Whether you’re interested in criminal justice schools or a cosmetology college, Virginia College has a choice that’s right for you!

Classes Start August 5, 2015!

Campus
  • Online
Programs
  • Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Health Services Management
  • Medical Office Administration

FORTIS Online

FORTIS Online is a POWERFUL Learning Experience.

FORTIS Online delivers a career-focused education suited for working adults like you who are looking to achieve their professional goals. FORTIS is an accredited institution where our courses are designed to give you plenty of options such as access to your courses and instructors on your schedule - both day and evening - so you can fit your education into your busy lifestyle.

Fortis Online offers blended learning medical programs where you can earn an associate degree in Medical Assisting or Medical Billing and Coding. These online medical degree programs from Fortis are hybrid learning programs where students complete most courses online and other courses in a physical classroom at a local Fortis campus. This combines the convenience and flexibility of online learning with the community and support of a campus setting.

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  • FORTIS Online
Programs
  • Medical Billing and Coding Online
  • Medical Assisting Online

Harrison College

Harrison College prides itself on truly knowing our students — their lives and families, obstacles and motivations and their dreams and goals. We also know their potential — that’s why for more than 100 years, our mission has been to provide a supportive environment, with the expectation that their success also benefits their families, friends and communities. That’s the Harrison Difference.

Harrison College campuses are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a national institutional accrediting body, to award associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees and certificates. The award level varies by campus.

Campus
  • Online
Programs
  • Medical Assisting
  • Health Information Technology
  • Health Care Management
  • RN to BSN
  • Medical Reimbursement Technology
  • Medical Office Assistant

West Coast University Online

Do you want to start working toward a career that actually makes you excited? If so, an education from West Coast University (WCU) could be the perfect choice for you! This accredited, private University has a history that dates back over 100 years. Today, WCU offers healthcare degrees that will help prepare you and educate you on the current trends and issues within the health industry.

Campus
  • Online
Programs
  • RN to BSN
  • RN to MSN

Ultimate Medical Academy Online

At Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) we specialize in healthcare education in a supportive atmosphere that promotes student success. We educate future allied health professionals through our online classroom and at our campuses in Clearwater and Tampa, Florida. Since 1994, UMA has educated thousands of students for careers in the healthcare industry.

Campus
  • Online
Programs
  • A.S. Healthcare Management
  • A.S. Health Sciences - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • A.S. Health & Human Services
  • A.S. Medical Billing and Coding
  • Medical Office Billing Specialist Diploma
  • Pharmacy Technician Diploma
  • Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma
  • Health Sciences Associate (Pharm. Tech.)
  • A.S. Health Information Technology
  • Medical Billing and Coding Diploma

More Online Healthcare Programs

Online Nursing Programs

Online Medical Billing Programs

Online Medical Coding Programs

Online Medical Assistant Programs

Online Medical Transcription Programs

Online Pharmacy Technician Programs

Online Healthcare Administration Programs

Online Healthcare Management Programs

Online Dental Assistant Programs

Online Nursing Assistant Programs

Choosing the Right Online Healthcare School

Choosing between online healthcare schools is no easy task. Different online healthcare schools offer different online healthcare programs, so there is a wide variety to choose from. You should be sure to choose the right program based on your career goals and educational background.

If your career goals are focused, and you know exactly what you want to do with your online healthcare degree, it will pay to enroll in a narrowly focused online healthcare program that will train you in only the skills you are looking for. However if you are uncertain of your healthcare career goals, it may be better to find broader online healthcare schools and programs, so you have room to change directions later.

It is also important to keep in mind that many healthcare careers, such as medical assisting, medical billing and coding, and nursing may require licensing or certification, so you should be sure your online healthcare program can prepare you for any certification needs you may have.

Online Healthcare Schools vs Traditional Healthcare Schools

Online healthcare schools are only different from traditional healthcare schools on the surface. Online healthcare programs still use a professor to assign work, help students and answer questions. What separates online healthcare schools and online healthcare programs from their campus-based counterparts is lack of a physical location, which provides more flexibility and fewer costs.

Read more about what online healthcare schools are like by reading our Guide to Taking an Online Course.