Welcome to Bellevue College’s Health Sciences department! Whether you’re just starting out or continuing your education, we have something for you. We have ten programs to aid in furthering your healthcare career, including three Bachelor degrees, six Associate’s Degrees, and numerous certificates. In the Health Sciences department of Bellevue College we strive for excellence through our highly competent faculty and staff as well as through our enriched curriculum! Come explore a wealth of knowledge and diversity.
The Allied Health Education program offers new courses and certificates to meet the growing needs of the healthcare industry. We offer entry- and intermediate-level healthcare career options and to provide a stepping stone into other healthcare professions.
Bellevue College offers an Associate in Arts degree program that provides educational and clinical experience as preparation for employment and national certification as a diagnostic medical sonographer.
With the recent move to electronic healthcare data systems and to more accountable healthcare, the need for individuals trained to implement and maintain healthcare data systems, as well as to analyze and utilize data to facilitate efficient and effective healthcare delivery, has grown significantly. The Healthcare Informatics program offers students educational options for moving into this exciting career path with its baccalaureate degree in Healthcare Informatics and some short-term certificate options as well.
Bellevue College is proud to offer a Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree in Healthcare Management & Leadership. This career-oriented bachelor degree program is designed to prepare individuals to become successful supervisors, managers and administrators within hospitals, clinics and healthcare centers.
Neurodiagnostic Technologists are trained professionals who specialize in studying and recording the electrical activity of the brain and nervous system. They use electroencephalograph (EEG) machines, evoked potential (EP), and other high-tech equipment to record measurements of the central nervous system.
The Nuclear Medicine Technology (NMT) program at Bellevue College (BC) prepares you to work as a nuclear medicine technologist. Our program is designed for students who have a good science background at the college level, who have a good idea of what the career involves, and are good with people.
The Bellevue College nursing program consists of a Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) Training Program, two year associate degree (ADN) in nursing, a baccalaureate degree (RN-BSN) in nursing, Continuing Nursing Education. The nursing program functions within the framework of the mission and goals of Bellevue College.
If you’re a practicing professional in the radiation or imaging sciences, or a graduate of a program in radiologic technology, diagnostic ultrasound, radiation therapy, or nuclear medicine, our BAS degree completion program is for you. Our program is the only one of its kind in Washington State and among only a few in the nation.
Radiation therapy utilizes ionizing radiation in the treatment and cure of cancer. Radiation therapy is a rewarding profession that requires interpersonal communication skills, critical thinking skills, and the ability to handle multiple tasks.
Bellevue College’s Radiologic Technology program offers an excellent education preparing you for a career in radiologic technology. Radiologic technology is a rewarding field that combines interpersonal and technology skills.