Program Overview

The Undergraduate Certificate in Health Sciences offered by Liberty University is available to students in a completely online format. This program aims to provide training that allows students to expand his or her medical knowledge and skills. The program is intended for individuals interested in starting or enhancing their careers in the healthcare industry. This program of study covers foundational concepts and skills involved in the Health Sciences in order to help a student become a more marketable candidate for employment opportunities in this field.

The Health Sciences certificate for undergraduates requires students to complete 18 credit hours (six courses) in order to receive the certificate. The required courses include: Introduction to Health Professions, Personal Health, Drugs in Society, Human Nutrition, Introduction to Public and Community Health, and Principles of Behavior Change and Health Counseling. These courses aim to prepare students with the basic knowledge of Health Sciences.

All of the required courses must be taken through Liberty University. Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale. Students cannot earn a D in any class.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.

    School Overview

    Training Champions for Christ since 1971

    We are committed to helping you achieve your goals and complete your degree as quickly as possible. One of our Admissions Counselors is ready to assist you with this process. Here is what you can expect from us:

    • 100% online programs at associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level.*
    • Transfer up to 90 credits into an undergraduate degree program.
    • Up to 50% of your master’s degree can be transferred in to help you get the most out of your hard work and maximize the credit you previously earned.

    *excludes licensure, certification, and some doctoral programs

    Benefits of Attending Liberty University

    • No standardized testing if you meet admission requirements.
    • Credit for prior training, certification, licensure, experience, and learning, and more such as:

    - Military

    - Real Estate

    - Insurance

    - Emergency Response

    • Courses taught from a Christian worldview.
    • 8 start dates a year, with an 8 week course format.

    Financing Options

    Financial Aid

    • 87% of all Liberty students in an online program are awarded financial aid.

    Tuition discounts for 

    • Military service members, including active duty, retired, veterans, and their spouses.
    • Emergency Response Personnel

    Corporate Tuition Assistance

    • Deferred – If you company reimburses you for the cost of your education, you submit your grades to your employer who pays you, and then you pay for your classes.

    Other convenient payment options are available

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