Allied Health

Explore the vast career possibilities in healthcare.

Lay the groundwork for a future in one of the most thriving fields.

Pursue an associate’s in Allied Health and customize a path that aligns with your career goals. In just two years, you’ll build a foundation that will prepare you for a host of non-direct patient care positions in the growing field of healthcare. Dive into anatomy and physiology along with social science, healthcare documentation, management, and more. An optional internship provides opportunities for on-the-job learning while getting exposure to a healthcare-related setting.

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Allied Health (A.A.S.)

Explore a variety of non-direct patient care roles in a rapidly growing field.

Bachelor Degree Pathway

Rise to administrative and management positions in your field with an Applied Health Studies, Completion (B.S.) Online degree.


Minors & Immersions

Pair a minor with any bachelor's degree, or an immersion with any bachelor's or associate's degree.

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Request your very own personal tour. This weekday option includes a tour of your academic program, a meeting with an admissions counselor, and a campus & housing tour.

Pre-College Programs

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There are lots of ways to explore your future across all types of majors from nursing to culinary.

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  • Stay and learn on campus over your summer break
  • Explore a variety of career options
  • Experience our hands-on approach to education 
  • Earn up to $2,000 in Penn College scholarships
Penn College News

Continuing ed seminar draws more than 100 dental professionals

More than 100 dental professionals attended a continuing education event hosted on campus on Friday by Penn College’s Student American Dental Hygienists’ Association. The seminar, titled “Infection Control in Practice,” was led by registered dental hygienist Angelina Marinucci, a clinical education manager for Hu-Friedy Mfg. Co., a leader in dental instrument manufacturing, infection prevention and instrument reprocessing.


Physician assistant grads boast high board pass rates

For the second consecutive year, Pennsylvania College of Technology physician assistant graduates have bested the national first-attempt pass rate for the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam. Ninety-four percent of Penn College’s Class of 2023 graduates – who completed their degrees in August – passed the exam on their first attempt, while 100% of the 2022 graduating class passed on their first try. The nationwide first-attempt pass rate for both years is 92%.


PTK pitches in on monkey movement for kids' comfort

Students in Penn College’s Phi Theta Kappa chapter recently convened to prepare 144 plush monkey toys for children experiencing scary or difficult situations. The monkeys are provided by Aly’s Monkey Movement, a local nonprofit started by the then 10-year-old daughter of nursing student Kristy L. Creasy, who introduced the project to PTK members and provided instruction.