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. Maria offers healthcare-related programs for students who want to provide direct care and for those who would prefer a management role. 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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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 has ranked Maria in the Top 10% nationally for “Most Focused” degrees in health professions.  This national ranking score is based upon a total ranking of 1,703 colleges and universities; Maria’s ranking is #129 on this list.  In College Factual’s Mid-Atlantic ranking, Maria ranks #13 in New York State.  To view more about College Factual methodologies, please click here.