Health and Family Services
Online Degree and Certificate Programs

Begin or Advance Your Career

Prepare yourself for career advancement in health care or human services by earning a degree or certificate online.

The Real Penn State — Online

Online programs led by the same dedicated, expert faculty who teach on campus.

Flexible Online Health Care Courses

Designed to provide you with a convenient way to further your education without disrupting your life.

15Health and Family ServicesDegrees and Certificates


Penn State World Campus students can optionally supplement their degree with a minor.

Emergency entrance at Mt. Nittany Medical Center
Health Administration program prepares students to tackle COVID-19 challenges,
The front of the Health and Human Development Building is shown
Internship-alternative courses help graduating students with important skills,
The Nittany Lion Shrine is seen
Penn State World Campus ranked among the best institutions by U.S. News,
The curriculum and the quality and the standards of the Penn State education don’t waver, no matter how the delivery is given.
— Yonna Jolly, Bachelor of Science in Psychology