Allied Health Care

Certificate in Applied Science • 30 Credit Hours

The Allied Health Care Certificate Program is a unique opportunity for those interested in the health care field to earn a certificate that will help them further this goal by preparing for entry-level healthcare-related employment or entry into Eastern's nursing program.

Program Overview

This program is designed for students interested in entering a health care profession. Graduates are better prepared for entry-level healthcare-related employment or entry into the nursing program. All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this certificate, the graduate will be able to:

  • Apply basic computation skills related to allied health careers
  • Appreciate the person as a holistic being for the purpose of fostering growth and development across the lifespan
  • Discuss health related issues
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills and computational skills

Program Implementation

Full-time day. (Students attending part-time should see advisor for recommended course sequencing.)

Estimate Your Costs

Eastern is one of the most affordable colleges in the United States!

Rates are for 2020-2021 based on two full-time (12 credit hour) semesters. Rates are subject to change and do not include books, academic supplies, or student fees.

Tuition Rates Eastern WV 2-Year Colleges WV 4-Year Colleges
West Virginia Residents $3,768 $4,776 $12,410
Non-Residents $8,520 $10,152 $26,096

The Allied Health Care Program at Eastern is eligible for West Virginia Invests.

Admissions Requirements

Eastern adheres to an open admission policy which means applications with a high school diploma or GED are eligible for admission.

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