Health Care Degree Programs Online

The health care industry provides more jobs nationwide than any other industry, and is expected to have the largest increase in new job opportunities over the next several years. Now is the ideal time to pursue the education required to secure your future career in the field of health sciences. Seven of twenty of the nation's fastest-growing occupations are in the health care industry, and those occupations are expected to provide hundreds of thousands of new jobs over the next several years. Enroll in Kaplan University's School of Health Sciences to acquire real-world knowledge and practical skills to help prepare you for a career in the burgeoning health care industry.

An aging population and longer life expectancies are among the causes of increasing demand for health care and social assistance services. The U.S. Department of Labor projects these two occupations, which include jobs in public and private hospitals, nursing and residential care facilities, and individual and family services, will provide Americans with more than 4 million new jobs during the decade ending in 2016*. Prepare for your future by earning valuable health care credentials online at Kaplan University.

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2006-07 Edition, Health Educators, (accessed April 2008).