Help others and advance your healthcare career today.

Governors State University offers fully online courses through the School for Extended Learning (SXL) that will help you learn the skills needed for a well-paying career in healthcare. Careers in healthcare without Medical School are growing at a faster-than-average rate due to both the aging population and the COVID-19 pandemic. Certified health professionals and technicians are qualified to work in a variety of environments including hospitals, clinics, independent physicians’ offices, pharmacies, dental offices, and more. Extroverts will find the patient interaction in healthcare rewarding, and introverts have options too with Medical Billing and Coding. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 8% growth in Medical Coders and Billers (Medical Secretaries and Administrative Assistants) by 2029.

Enroll in one of our health and medical training courses today to start improving the lives of others one patient at a time.

Heath and Medical Career Training

Medical Billing and Coding
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician
Clinical Dental Assistant
Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Certified Professional Life Coach
Certified Physical Therapy Aide
Mental Health Technician
NASM Certified Personal Trainer
Veterinary Assistant
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Heath and Medical Fundamentals Courses

Certificate in Food, Nutrition, and Health
Explore a Career in Medical Coding
Spanish for Medical Professionals
Human Anatomy and Physiology
Medical Terminology Series
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