Health Professions

A world of opportunity for medical field majors!

If you’re called to a career in healthcare, you’ve come to the right place. At Maria, we offer a variety of degrees in the healthcare professions. We have programs for students who want to provide direct care and for those who would prefer a management role in a healthcare setting. With its strong curriculum, small classes, and personal attention, Maria helps prepare you for the opportunities and rewards of working in a healing profession.


Healthcare Management BS

Emphasizes key management skills and an understanding of the healthcare business
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Health & Occupational Sciences BS

A strong science and health foundation for students on a path to a graduate degree
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Occupational Therapy Assistant AAS

Nationally ranked program that will prepare you for a rewarding career in a high-growth field
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Explore the Healthcare Management Degrees at Maria College

Maria College is proud to offer a full suite of modern RN programs and occupational therapy courses. No matter the precise nature of your career-based goals, we urge you to explore our contemporary curriculum. Our healthcare students are equipped with the necessary knowledge to succeed in today’s expanding medical landscape. On top of that, our students are granted hands-on experience to ensure they’re able to seamlessly integrate into a professional setting.

We’re proud to assist students throughout Albany, NY and the rest of New York’s Capital District. If you’re interested in learning more about our degrees in the health professions, we urge you to reach out to our admissions department today.

The start of a fulfilling career
The outlook is bright for jobs in healthcare, especially if you have the necessary combination of skills and knowledge. Maria’s healthcare-related degree programs give you plenty of options. Work toward a place on the front lines in occupational therapy, or pursue a career in management to help shape how care is delivered. Either way, a Maria education is a smart first step.


College Factual Badge - health sciences - most focused 2022
Maria College was ranked in the top 3% for 2022 Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Health Sciences & Services; ranked #11 out of 407 colleges and universities. Maria College was ranked in the top 7% nationally for 2022 Most Focused Colleges for Health Professions; ranked #225 out of 3,062 colleges and universities.