Choose from World-class Health Care and Nursing Programs at UM-Flint

College of Health Sciences

The College of Health Sciences at the University of Michigan-Flint is training the compassionate and innovative health care professionals needed to meet changing and growing health care needs, provide evidence-based care, and advance the health of local and global communities.

With many programs to choose from, including accelerated and fully online options, outstanding expert faculty, state of the art labs, research opportunities and the University of Michigan tradition of excellence, CHS students are both challenged and supported.

UM-Flint trains students to provide excellent patient care. There are also great options for students who want to work behind the scenes in health care.

Bachelor’s Degrees:

  • Exercise Science (new in fall 2023)
  • Health Care Administration (online)
  • Health Information Technology (new in fall 2023, online)
  • Health Sciences (pre-med, pre-PA, pre-PT, pre-OT and other tracks)
  • Public Health
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Respiratory Therapy (completion program)

Accelerated Programs: Joint Bachelor’s/Graduate:

  • Accelerated Pathways in Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy (new in fall 2023)
  • Joint BS/Master of Public Health

Master’s Degrees:

  • Health Care Management
  • Physician Assistant
  • Public Health

Doctoral Degrees:

  • Anesthesia: Entry-Level DNAP
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy (Entry-Level DPT, Transitional, PhD)

School of Nursing

The School of Nursing at the University of Michigan-Flint specializes in preparing nurses to meet tomorrow’s health care challenges today. We know that nurses live and work at the intersection of health, education and communities, working in a wide array of settings and practicing at a range of professional levels.

At UM-Flint, we know the achievement of health equity in the United States will be built on strengthened nursing capacity and expertise. Nurses are often the first and most frequent line of contact with people of all backgrounds and experiences seeking care. Nurses also represent the largest of the health care professions.

At UM-Flint, we are so proud of our nursing students and all they contribute to their communities. Many of them are already on the frontlines of COVID-19 pandemic, turning their classroom knowledge into real-world results before they graduate. So if you are interested in bettering yourself and the lives of people around you, come join us. We have accelerated programs, state-of-the-art simulation centers, lots of online options, and some of the best, most caring faculty in nursing education. We are here for you, so you can be there for your patients.

Bachelor’s Degrees:

  • Nursing Traditional BSN
  • Nursing Accelerated BSN
  • Nursing BSN Completion
  • Veterans’ Nursing BSN


  • Nursing Case Management
  • Nursing in Leadership and Management
  • Nursing and Healthcare Informatics
  • Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner Program

Master’s Degrees:

  • Online BSN to DNP with MSN

Doctoral Degrees:

  • MSN-DNP Advanced Practice
  • MSN-DNP in Executive Leadership
  • Online BSN to DNP with MSN

Graduate Certificates:

  • Healthcare Simulation
  • Nursing: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Post Master’s
  • Nursing: Psychiatric Mental Health Post Master’s

Dual Degree In:

  • Nursing Practice/Business Administration: DNP/MBA