Park University was founded in 1875 and is a four-year, private, nonprofit, coeducational, liberal arts institution with degree programs that are fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Park has been named as the top ranked value nationwide among private colleges and universities by Parents and Colleges, an online resource for parents of college-bound students, and has no out of state tuition.

Studying at Park University

As a private institution, Park's classes are small and engaging. Professors provide personal attention and prepare students for lifelong learning. With students from more than 120 countries, Park provides opportunities to learn about new cultures and gain the knowledge to succeed in a global marketplace.

Students enrolling at Park University can complete their degrees in traditional classes, in online classes, or by combining traditional and online classes in a manner that suits their needs and enhances their educational experiences. Our online courses are interactive, student-centered, and are taught by highly qualified, experienced faculty. Our goal is to make it as convenient as possible for you to earn an advanced degree and build your success.

The Academic Support Center offers many services to help our students with their academic progress and the Career Development Center provides services for all stages of career development.

Fields of Study

Park University offers undergraduate and graduates degree programs in following fields of study:

  • Arts, Music & Theater
  • Business
  • Communication Studies
  • Education
  • Humanities
  • Information & Computer Science / Mathematics
  • Languages
  • Leadership & Administration
  • Natural Sciences
  • Prelaw
  • Premed / Medical
  • Social Sciences & Psychology

Accreditation

Park University's degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

Associate of Science

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This career mobility program gives students an opportunity to expand their nursing knowledge and customize their plan of study in the arts, sciences, and humanities to fi ... [+]

The Ellen Finley Earhart Department of Nursing at Park University was initiated in 1987 with the Associate Degree program.

Building on the premise of the Park University Associate Degree Program, the BSN Completion Program provides a career mobility path for the Associate Degree RN to continue their nursing education. The program is congruent with the Park University vision and mission as well as the vision and mission of the Nursing Program.

The BSN Completion Program is an online degree that is offered in eight-week sessions and is designed to provide a flexible format. This career mobility program gives students an opportunity to expand their nursing knowledge and customize their plan of study in the arts, sciences, and humanities to fit their personal interests. The full program is typically completed in 18 months, though Park University allows a maximum of five years to complete all degree requirements. ... [-]

USA Parkville Kansas City
September 2020
English
Full-time
18 months
Campus
Online
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BSc

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The intent of this program is to meet the educational needs of students who intend to pursue active careers in health care fields or enroll in graduate work in health adm ... [+]

The intent of this program is to meet the educational needs of students who intend to pursue active careers in health care fields or enroll in graduate work in health administration. This program is designed to provide the student with the necessary background to satisfy the demands of either alternative while at the same time developing a breadth of knowledge in the liberal arts tradition.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Healthcare Management Program in Park University’s School of Business is to provide an ethical learning model that prepares each student with the critical thinking skills necessary to facilitate learning the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively serve others and lead in today’s complex healthcare industry. ... [-]

USA Parkville Kansas City
September 2020
English
Full-time
Campus
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Master

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Considering the focus on healthcare reform, rapid advances in pharmacology, technology, and healthcare delivery practices, the leadership of healthcare organizations is a ... [+]

Master of Healthcare Leadership

Considering the focus on healthcare reform, rapid advances in pharmacology, technology, and healthcare delivery practices, the leadership of healthcare organizations is a challenging and ever-changing task. Today's healthcare organizations need administrators who can not only manage the current components of healthcare but lead the healthcare sector in new directions.

The Master of Healthcare Leadership (MHL) program offers students an exclusive opportunity to understand and master the organizational, legal, financial, political, and managerial elements of healthcare.

Park University's Master of Healthcare Leadership program offers a unique curriculum that is designed specifically to fulfill your personal goals and career needs.Completion of an internship with a healthcare administrator will give the graduate a competitive advantage in pursuing administrative positions in a variety of healthcare organizations. The program (Master of Healthcare Leadership) is accredited by the North Central Association / Higher Learning Commission and is an associate member of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration (AUPHA). ... [-]

USA Kansas City Parkville
September 2020
English
Campus
Online
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