Ohio University

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Online Education

Ohio University College of Health Sciences and Professions offers a wide range of online educational opportunities such as degree programs, continuing education and certificates. Below you will find a list of these opportunities. Click the name of the program for more information.

ABOUT OHIO UNIVERSITY
With a 215-year history of academic excellence, Ohio University is one of the nation’s oldest public, not-for-profit institutions. You can trust us to help meet your education needs!
PERSONAL student attention has been our tradition since 1804 and we’re proud to continue that tradition with our online students.
PASSIONATE faculty who care deeply about education, research, and community outreach are committed to helping you achieve your goals with flexible and engaging online instruction.
PROUD alumni located in every U.S. state and around the world are ready to welcome you into the Bobcat family and offer networking opportunities.


Completion Programs

Bachelor of Integrated Healthcare Studies

100% online completion program builds on previous coursework such as an associate degree to help you earn a bachelor's degree.

Offered in all 50 states!


Nursing Programs & Certificates

RN to BSN

Nursing courses required for the program are 100% online

Offered in the following states: Ohio, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nevada, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or Washington DC

MSN Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

Online (four campus visits over the two-year program)
Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

MSN Family Nurse Practitioner

Blended (one campus visit per month) or online (three campus visits over the two-year program)

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

MSN Nurse Educator

Blended (one campus visit per month) or online (two campus visits over the two-year program)

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

MSN Nurse Leader

100% Online

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

MSN Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Online (three campus visits over the two-year program)

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Online (one site visit per semester)

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Post-Master's Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate

100% Online

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Post-Master's Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate 

100% Online

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Post-Master's Nurse Educator Certificate

Online (one on-campus intensive at the end of the program)

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

Post-Master's Online Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Certificate

Online (one campus visit)

Offered in the following states: California, Indiana, Florida, Kentucky, Michigan, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia

School Nurse License Certificate

Online (some elective courses could require classroom attendance)

Offered in Ohio


Additional Health-Focused Master's Degrees

Master of Social Work

100% online program

Offered in all 50 states!

Master of Global Health

100% online program or blended option with online and Athens on-campus components.

Offered in all 50 states!

Master of Health Administration

100% online program for mid-career health professionals advancing in leadership positions.

Offered in all 50 states!
 

Master of Public Health

100% online program – check back to our website in the upcoming weeks for new program details and available start dates.


Additional Graduate Certificates

Clinical Informatics Certificate

100% Online

Offered in all 50 states!

Healthcare Leadership Certificate

This academic credit certificate for new and emerging healthcare leaders is 100% online. Courses are also available to external healthcare organizations.
Offered in all 50 states!

Global Health Certificate

Gain a global perspective on healthcare through a unique interprofessional opportunity. Recent pandemics (HIV, SARS, avian influenza) are just one indicator of the increasingly globalized nature of health and healthcare. Demand for global health education and experience has increased as governmental and non-governmental agencies call for global health personnel.

Health Policy Certificate

100% Online

Offered in all 50 states!

Veterans Health Certificate

100% Online

Offered in all 50 states!


Continuing Education

Healthcare leadership courses for non-academic credit in Dublin, Ohio, or at your location (with minimum group size). Offered online as well!

Online courses offered in the following states: Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin