Online Allied Health Studies (B.S.)
Designed for working professionals in allied health fields, Rider’s ONLINE B.S. in Allied Health Studies program lets students complete their degree by gaining the skills and credentials needed for career advancement — while balancing both their career and family life.
The experience, skills and compassion an individual brings to his or her job transforms the lives of the patients in one's care every day. But rapid changes in today’s healthcare environment now present applied health science professionals with new challenges — and exciting opportunities. The ONLINE B.S. in Allied Health Studies program prepares students for these challenges while still training them to be compassionate caregivers and partners.
Who should enroll?
- Allied health professionals who already have received their technical education and licensure.
- Community college graduates who have earned a designated allied health profession associate’s degree.
QUALITYOur ONLINE Allied Health courses are identical to those offered in our in-class program and are tailored to meet to your professional goals. Our outstanding professors are recognized experts in their fields — and they understand the specialized needs and goals you bring to your studies as an adult learner. And when you graduate, you will earn the same degree — B.S. in Allied Health Studies — as your on-campus peers.
FLEXIBILITY & CONVENIENCEOur online courses let you set the pace and choose the place for your learning. Your coursework is completed online, and our program emphasizes strong and continuous interaction with your professors and fellow students. You’ll be part of a rich and active learning community.
Our innovative online format makes it easier to arrange your course load around your work and family schedules.
COLLEGE CREDIT POLICYWe offer a FREE EVALUATION of your transcript(s) to learn how many credits can be applied to your online degree. You may be eligible to transfer up to 90 credits toward the 120-credit degree program. Our generous transfer credit policies let you earn up to 15 credits for knowledge acquired outside the classroom through Rider’s Prior Learning Assessment or for speaking a language other than English.
SEAMLESS TRANSITIONThe curriculum is designed to provide a seamless transition from an Associate degree or a diploma program. Build upon your existing experience or credentials to further your expertise and expand your career opportunities in the healthcare industry. Our Online B.S. in Allied Health Studies gives you the flexibility to explore your academic and career interests in a variety of health care fields and allows you to tailor courses to meet to your professional goals. Separate clinicals are not required.
SUPPORT FOR SUCCESSRider is a recognized leader in adult education. We provide extensive advisement and academic support for working adults. You will find support at every step of your academic journey— beginning with counseling and advisement services before you even apply. Whatever the challenge, Rider is committed to providing you with the resources and professional support you need to succeed.
COMPETITIVELY PRICEDTake advantage of Rider’s special tuition, and scholarship and grant support. Our tuition and fees are highly competitive with those of national online programs. We offer adult learners exceptional educational value through Rider’s acclaimed one-on-one program of support and a proven record of graduate success.