100% Online Bachelor's Degree Completion Programs now being offered at St. Luke's College
Health care professionals now have the opportunity to complete their bachelor’s degrees through St. Luke’s College – UnityPoint Health with the flexibility of 100% online learning. Designed for the working health care professional, the bachelor’s degree completion programs at St. Luke’s College allow busy adults the ability to design their own schedule with both full-time and part-time options. The 100% online format allows students to easily balance academics with their work and personal responsibilities.
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree Completion Program (RN-BSN) allows registered nurses to transfer coursework from their previous associate degree or diploma programs to St. Luke’s College. Health care professionals in fields such as radiologic technology, respiratory therapy, surgical technology and paramedics can transfer their previous coursework toward completion of the Bachelor of Health Science (BHS) degree. The programs provide the knowledge and leadership skills necessary for health care professionals seeking career advancement opportunities.
“With the increase in baby boomers requiring care and the growing shortage of health care providers, there are increasing demands placed on health care professionals. We believe there is a large population of working professionals with the desire to continue their education in preparation for the future of health care. Our new 100% online option provides an opportunity for students to complete degrees while managing busy work and home schedules,” says Michael Stiles, Chancellor of St. Luke’s College.
“As the region's only hospital-based health science college, St. Luke’s College is uniquely positioned to provide students with a well-rounded learning experience,” added Stiles, “St. Luke’s College has a rich history of preparing competent and compassionate health care professionals, and we look forward to continuing that tradition with the flexibility of our 100% online bachelor’s degree completion programs.
St. Luke’s College has a 115-year history of educating health care professionals through its associate degree programs in nursing, radiologic technology and respiratory care; its certificate programs in medical laboratory science, phlebotomy and clinical pastoral education; its advanced specialty programs in CT, MRI, sonography, and mammography; and now its bachelor’s degree completion programs in nursing and health science. The college counts more than 3200 health care professionals nationwide among its alumni. St. Luke’s College is located at 2800 Pierce Street, Sioux City, Iowa on the campus of UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s. The facility houses state-of-the-art classrooms, practice labs, computer labs and library. For more information on St. Luke’s College, visit www.stlukescollege.edu or call (712) 279-3149.