Health Care Degrees
We believe everyone should have access to a quality education. We believe that you should have the chance to succeed, no matter where you’ve been or where you plan to go.
The ever-growing field of health care is continually in need of empathetic, dependable, and well-trained professionals. Doctors will rely on you; nurses will count on you; and patients will look to you to help them navigate the often-intimidating road to better health.
Our clinical partnerships with hospitals, health centers, and physicians will expose you to real-life experiences where you’ll learn by doing. Employers look to Goodwin College to provide well-trained, highly-educated workers. Contact us today to learn more about these exciting health care programs:
Dental Hygiene (Associate Degree)
Interact with patients on a daily basis, offering preventative services and promoting good oral health. View the curriculum for this program.
Goodwin College Dental Hygiene program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and it has been granted the accreditation status of initial accreditation. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611.
Health Science (Associate and Bachelor’s Degree)
Histologic Science (Certificate and Associate Degree)
Study the microscopic anatomy of cells and tissue in a laboratory setting and help diagnose diseases. View the curriculum for our associate degree program.
The Goodwin College Histologic Science program is accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences(NAACLS), 5600 N. River Road, Suite 720, Rosemont, IL 60018.
Medical Assisting (Certificate and Associate Degree)
Perform clinical and administrative duties in health care facilities and support physicians and other practitioners. View the curriculum for our associate degree program.
Goodwin College’s certificate degree program in Medical Assisting has programmatic accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
Medical Billing and Coding (Certificate)
Process, organize, and assemble patient health information and ensure accuracy, quality, and security. View the curriculum for this program.
Nursing (Associate and Bachelor’s Degree)
Our associate degree in nursing program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). 3343 Peachtree Road Northeast, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326. 404.975.5000.
Occupational Therapy Assistant (Associate Degree)
Restore independence and provide care for patients who are limited by illness, injury, aging, or disability. View the curriculum for this program.
Ophthalmic Science (Associate Degree)
Design, fit, and dispense eyeglasses and contact lenses. View the curriculum for this program.
Goodwin College is actively pursuing national accreditation from the Commission on Opticianry Accreditation. Once COA accreditation is received, Goodwin College will seek final approval from the Connecticut Board of Examiners for Opticians.
Collect, handle, and process blood samples from patients and clients. View the curriculum for this program.
Respiratory Care (Associate Degree)
Care for patients suffering from breathing problems and consult with physicians to develop patient treatment plans. View the curriculum for this program.
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Goodwin College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Consumer information about the College and its programs, including gainful employment data, is available here.
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