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School of Arts and Sciences

Allied Health Degree

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Pursue our Allied Health Major in Downtown Pittsburgh

Our allied health major leading to an Associate in Science degree is designed for graduates of schools of allied health who have earned one-year certificates and want to continue their education by earning an associate’s degree. 

Course Offerings for Allied Health Program

You will receive a well-rounded education through Point Park's core curriculum and the allied health major. Some of the courses Associate in Science program include:

  • General Biology
  • General Biology Lab
  • Public Health
  • Human Biology
  • Elements of Human Nutrition

For a comprehensive list of program requirements and course descriptions, see the program guide and School of Arts and Sciences course descriptions.

Allied Health Jobs

With an associate's degree in allied health, you will have the option to pursue various career opportunities, such as:

  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Medical Technician
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Dental Assistant