General Education

General Education Undergraduate Courses

We offer general non-accelerated courses to fulfill undergraduate degree requirements and post-baccalaureate coursework. Or enroll in a single course that interests you. Complete each course in less than 15 weeks.


  • Art of Persuasion
  • Communication Skills for Health Professionals
  • English Composition
  • Human Communication
  • Spanish for Health Professionals


  • Bioethics
  • Critical Thinking for Health Professionals
  • Epistemology of Health
  • History of Health Care
  • Human Origins

Natural Sciences

  • Understanding and Using Research

Social Sciences

  • Culture and Health
  • General Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Psychology of Addiction
  • Sex and Gender
  • Sociology

Course descriptions:

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Northwestern Health Sciences University reserves the right to change or discontinue academic programs at the university’s discretion.