Below you'll find our Associates Degrees in the field of Healthcare. Click on the degree you're interested in for more details or click here to view all Healthcare degrees.
The Associates degree in Medical Specialties prepares its
students to become medical assistants. Medical assistants can
operate in a variety of tasks within the office. They may be asked
to sit at the desk and organize medical files, or they may be asked
to assist in a laboratory task. The jobs they perform are
absolutely necessary for the success of many healthcare offices.
Technological advances in patient care and an increasing
emphasis on preventive care, as well as the number of older people
needing nursing care, is driving the need for registered nurses
(RN). Job opportunities for RNs are expected to be excellent. And,
graduates of accredited nursing education programs are needed to
fill these positions. Learn
In its simplest terms, occupational therapists and occupational
therapy assistants help people across the lifespan participate in
the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of
everyday activities (occupations). Common occupational therapy
interventions include helping children with disabilities to
participate fully in school and social situations, helping people
recovering from injury to regain skills, and providing supports for
older adults experiencing physical and cognitive changes.
A degree in Respiratory Therapy will help you to launch into a dynamic and exciting medical career. Respiratory therapists play an important role in bettering the health of patients, as well as working with other medical professionals to provide them with the best care possible.
By earning this specialized degree with us at Stevens-Henager,
you can gain the technical proficiencies and academic training
required to become a respiratory therapist. Learn
The medical field is still one of the most secure employment
industries in the nation. The demand for medical professionals
continues to be great and those who retain advanced education and
training in the medical sciences are highly coveted by various
health care employers. Included in the secure medical field is the
exciting and rewarding medical position of surgical technicians.