Cookie policy

By clicking on or navigating the site, you agree to allow us to collect information on and off Studee as outlined in our cookie policy.

Study healthcare science in the USA

: We maximize your chance of getting admitted to your chosen universities

The smart alternative to applying direct for healthcare science degrees in the USA and the easy way to find programs that match your eligibility and aspirations

Find your perfect healthcare science programs in the USA

Find healthcare science programs in the USA you love that match your needs & aspirations, where you stand a high chance of acceptance.

Find other programs in healthcare science in the USA

What types of healthcare science degrees can you study in the USA?

What do healthcare science experts in USA say?

  • Dr Leslie O'Toole

    Dr Leslie O'Toole

    Simmons University Director of Student Experience
    Dr Leslie O'Toole says

    The USA offers exceptional opportunities in the health care and health sciences sector. There are growing employment prospects in a wide range of allied health professions within a dynamic industry.

    A health sciences degree can also prepare you for medical school in the US or for further academic and research degrees. With huge amounts of research funding and development work in the health sciences field, you’ll have many opportunities to work with professors on research projects and get hands-on experience with the latest technologies.

    Simmons University has affiliations with many internationally respected medical institutions to offer a wide range of opportunities for practical placements.

    The US higher education system is considered one of the best in the world and offers flexible study opportunities. US degrees are recognized worldwide for their academic excellence and enhanced learning experiences.

    International students who graduate with a US degree can enjoy the benefits of Optional Practical Training (OPT). OPT allows students to stay in the USA and work for 1 or 3 years in a position related to their major, while on their student visa.

    Many Simmons University health science degrees are STEM-classified (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), which means that graduates are allowed a maximum of three years of work.

    Degree programs in the US often hold accreditation that can be recognized internationally. Simmons health science degrees are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics, Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, Council on Education for Public Health.

    Societies around the world are becoming more complex with disruptive technologies, advances in science and medicine, and the constant evolution of healthcare systems. Simmons is committed to preparing students, who will not only be change agents in this environment but also transformational leaders in these efforts.

    Health science graduates have excellent career prospects internationally as researchers, community health workers, healthcare practitioners, and health administration and management roles.

    Situated in Boston’s renowned Longwood Medical Area, the Simmons University campus is surrounded by world-renowned teaching hospitals and research facilities — like Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital, and Massachusetts General Hospital.

    Health sciences students are in demand for clinical rotations, research, and employment opportunities with leading experts in the industry.

    In the most recent survey of Simmons graduates employed full-time, Health care is the top field of employment, and 97% of graduates were in positions related to their major. This is evidence that health science and nursing students at Simmons University have excellent opportunities for gaining valuable work experience.

Top healthcare science programs in the USA

What are the top Healthcare Science Undergraduate programs in the USA?

Bachelor's in healthcare science in the USA

  • false

    Healthcare Science - BSc Alvernia University, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    39,100 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 39,100 USD

    Start date
    August, January
    Show program overview about Healthcare Science
  • false

    Integrated Health Studies - Health and Science - BSc University of Illinois at Chicago, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Duration
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    29,800 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 29,800 USD

    Start date
    May, August, January
    Show program overview about Integrated Health Studies - Health and Science
  • false

    Premedical Health Studies: Physician Assistant Studies Pathway - Integrated BS/MPhyAs Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Master's
    Duration
    3 years
    3 years
    Annual tuition fee
    34,700 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 34,700 USD

    Start date
    September
    Show program overview about Premedical Health Studies: Physician Assistant Studies Pathway

Associate in healthcare science in the USA

  • false

    Health Studies (for Transfer) - AA Portland Community College, USA

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    9,290 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 9,290 USD

    Start date
    June, September, January, March
    Show program overview about Health Studies (for Transfer)
  • false

    Health Studies: Radiologic Technology - AASc Mohawk Valley Community College, USA

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    7,305 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 7,305 USD

    Start date
    September, January
    Show program overview about Health Studies: Radiologic Technology
  • false

    Liberal Arts - Health Studies and Science Specialization - ASc Mount Aloysius College, USA

    Program type
    Associate
    Duration
    2 years
    Annual tuition fee
    21,870 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 21,870 USD

    Start date
    September, January
    Show program overview about Liberal Arts - Health Studies and Science Specialization

What are the top Healthcare Science Graduate programs in the USA?

Master's in healthcare science in the USA

  • false

    Premedical Health Studies: Physician Assistant Studies Pathway - Integrated BS/MPhyAs Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Master's
    Duration
    3 years
    3 years
    Annual tuition fee
    34,700 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 34,700 USD

    Start date
    September
    Show program overview about Premedical Health Studies: Physician Assistant Studies Pathway

Doctorate in healthcare science in the USA

  • false

    Premedical Health Studies: Optometry Pathway - Integrated BS/OD Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA

    Program type
    Bachelor's
    Doctorate
    Duration
    3 years
    4 years
    Annual tuition fee
    34,700 USD

    Fee in university's local currency 34,700 USD

    Start date
    September
    Show program overview about Premedical Health Studies: Optometry Pathway

Student reviews for healthcare science in the USA

  • Sai Naunk
    Myanmar
    Overall experience 5 stars
    Academic
    5 stars
    University social
    5 stars
    Accommodation
    5 stars
    University facilities
    5 stars
    Riverside City College Healthcare Science
    Tell us about studying healthcare science in the USA
    I am trying to get into RCC school of nursing specifically RN program. During my time to finish the prerequisites, the quality of my lectures, lecturers, the course structure and resources were excellent. Regarding with the workloads, I have my motivation to get to a place where I want to be in my academic career. With that motivation, I had earned two letters of recognition of official Dean's list: one for 2021 Spring semester, and one for 2022 Spring semester.