Educating and Developing Health Professionals to Serve All Alaskans

Educating and Developing Health Professionals to Serve All Alaskans

Part of the College of Health at the University of Alaska Anchorage, the School of Allied Health is home to training programs and facilities for allied health professionals. Allied health programs are specifically designed to prepare graduates for work in rewarding careers in Alaska's rapidly growing health care industry.

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Message from the Director

Welcome to the School of Allied Health at UAA. As a leader of healthcare education for the State of Alaska, we are here to meet the needs of students seeking a rewarding career in the healthcare field.  Students have the opportunity to select from one of the 17 degrees and 6 certificates in diverse health care fields.

Jobs in healthcare continue to grow.  Whether you are a traditional student, non-traditional, transfer, or someone searching for a new career in healthcare, this is an opportune time to enroll into a healthcare program. Let our dedicated staff and faculty prepare you as interdisciplinary team member in continually changing and respected profession.

Robert McClung
Director, School of Allied Heath

  • Dental Hygiene Program Launches Entry-Level Bachelor's Degree

    UAA Dental Hygiene

    The UAA Dental Hygiene program is excited to announce the transition from an associate's degree to an accredited entry-level bachelor's degree.  Read more on the dental hygiene website.

  • Allied Health Participates in Academic Insight Event

    students participating in academic insight event

    Over 20 allied health faculty and students volunteered at the first annual College of Health Academic Insight event on March 30, 2018. Over ninety prospective students and their parents learned about health programs at UAA through interactive activities.

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