Prepare for a future as a health professional through evidence-based research and clinical skill development with a curriculum that emphasizes prevention and integrative approaches to health care. National University prepares students with health sciences degrees for rewarding careers in the healthcare industry. You’ll gain the knowledge, skills, and values to advance in your profession, meet society’s healthcare delivery demands, and work in settings with diverse patients, families, and communities. See all Healthcare & Nursing Degrees
Department Head: Dr. Michael Myers
Why Choose National University?
We’re proud to be a Veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 220,000 alumni worldwide.
Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.
75+ Degree Programs
Choose from associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, plus credentials and certificates.
On Campus or Online
Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.
Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.
Attend class and learn onsite at one of over 20 locations in California.
As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.