- Continuing Education
- Nursing and health care
Nursing and health care
Expand your knowledge in the health care administration and nursing industries and learn more about how you can further impact your field. We offer undergraduate and graduate health care courses that serve both aspiring and seasoned health care professionals. We also offer bachelor's- and master's-level nursing courses designed for RNs. The skills you acquire in these courses can help you become even more essential to your health care delivery team and your community.
Our nursing and health care courses feature:
- Experienced faculty — some with titles such as chief nursing officer, chief administrator and vice president of patient services.
- Rigorous and regularly updated academic curriculum.
- A convenient online format (courses may also be offered at some campuses and learning center locations).
- Frequent start dates year round.
- Courses that can be completed in as little as five to nine weeks.
To learn more about our nursing and health care courses, select a course area below, or sign up to speak with an advisor.
Health care administration and nursing certificate programs
For a more focused approach to specific health administration or nursing topics, consider our range of certificate programs. Undergraduate certificates include electronic health records, emergency management, health management, health and wellness administration, and long-term care, while our graduate-level certificate programs include gerontology, informatics and nursing. To learn more, please sign up to speak to an advisor.
For more information about our on-time completion rates for these certificates, the median loan debt incurred by students who complete these certificate programs and other important information, click here.
This course or program isn't offered in this area
While many of our courses and programs are widely available, you may find some that are not offered in certain locations or formats.
Have questions about our offerings? Talk to one of our Enrollment Advisors:
Associate, bachelor's and master's courses are academic, for-credit courses. Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student's choice. Individual courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.
Most certificate programs are credit-bearing, and many are eligible for federal financial aid for students who qualify. Please note that the A+ Fundamentals, CCNA and Network+ Technologies certificate programs are not eligible for federal financial aid. The Application Delivery Networking Certificate Program (noncredit) is not credit bearing and not eligible for financial aid. Students completing the noncredit Application Delivery Networking Certificate Program will receive a letter of completion.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Advisor. More information about admissions requirements can be found in the Academic Catalog.