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Human Health Programs

Becker College has a long tradition of offering academic programs in the health professions including Nursing, Biology, Exercise Science and Psychology. The College has innovative curricula and faculty who are scholars, clinicians, and leaders in their fields.

Becker offers several undergraduate degrees in Nursing, including an Associate of Science in Nursing, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, and a RN to BSN program. Becker College nursing graduates have consistently maintained one of the highest pass-rates on the licensing board examination. Colleges of Distinction 19-20 badge for nursing Becker offers undergraduate degrees in Exercise Science with concentrations in Health and Fitness and Pre-Physical Therapy. Becker offers an undergraduate degree in Psychology, an undergraduate degree in Psychology with a concentration in Mental Health Counseling, and a B.A to M.A program in Mental Health Counseling. In addition, Becker offers an undergraduate degree in Biology.

Each  program utilizes a combination of face-to-face, online, and blended learning courses in order to meet the needs of today’s multi-generational. Our programs promote a student-centered culture of learning which promotes academic excellence. Our graduates are pragmatic problem solvers, prepared to be transformational leaders, and prepared for the challenges of an evolving health care system. Combining innovative academics with real-world clinical practice.

All programs embrace Becker’s mission and core values: transformative learning experiences in a socially responsible, inclusive community—anchored by its Core Values—which promotes academic excellence, inspires innovation and entrepreneurship, fosters an agile mindset, and prepares graduates to contribute to a global society that is increasingly focused on change.

With an increase in the aging population older adults are living longer and have increasing healthcare needs. In turn, the demand for health professionals has increased which will beneficially impact health professions and meeting the needs of the aging population. Significant job growth for healthcare professionals is projected to increase through 2025. What an exciting time to pursue a degree in the health professions.

Becker’s nursing program has been recognized by the Colleges of Distinction for its strong record of preparing graduates for real world success. This new special distinction comes on the heels of another college-wide honor by Colleges of Distinction, a national guidebook honoring schools throughout the U.S. for excellence in undergraduate-focused higher education. Becker was named a national College of Distinction for creating a truly unique learning environment where students not only earn college credit and valuable life experience, but also participate in character-building programs.

 

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