Undergraduate Certificate in Health Sciences Prepare for the Health Science Field


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 75% of the certificate total

Health sciences is a broad field that deals with all aspects of healthcare services. With the tremendous growth it’s experiencing, the health sciences industry offers many diverse career possibilities to people looking to take the first steps towards becoming a nurse, pharmacist, technician, medical coder, or administrator. A certificate in health sciences is the quickest way of preparing to enter this rewarding sector whether as a public health worker or healthcare professional.

Prepare to meaningfully impact the healthcare system with an undergraduate certificate at Liberty. The training in our program can help equip you for a variety of different career paths. Partner with us and receive a world-class healthcare education that is designed to help you take the next step in your career.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Our Health Sciences Certificate is taught by professors who are committed to preparing you for a successful career through engaging classes that are designed to sharpen your medical knowledge. By enrolling in our Health Sciences Certificate program, you can gain access to a multitude of resources that can help further your training and health expertise.

Through our Health Sciences Certificate online, you can become prepared to implement your existing experience with your health science education in order to take your next steps in the field of health sciences. Our faculty are experienced and come from health sciences and related areas of study. They are ready to engage you and join you on your educational journey. We know that life can get busy – that’s why our certificate can be completed 100% online, which means you can remain involved with your family, work, church, and community while pursuing your education.

If you are looking for certificate-level training on the administrative side of healthcare, you may be interested in our Healthcare Management Certificate.

In Liberty’s undergraduate certificate in health sciences, you will study how the human body and its systems work as well as the roles they play in overall health and wellness. By gaining a thorough understanding of the field, your ability to communicate with other health professionals and patients can become even more adept.

In your courses some of the topics you’ll explore include:

  • Anatomy of molecules, cells, and tissues
  • Dietary needs of various population
  • Physiology of different body systems
  • Relationships between nutrients, energy, metabolism, and weight control
  • The impact of drugs on a society

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Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.