The principles of medicine are built upon the work of industry pioneers who paved the way for modern health care. All those who see to the treatment and care of others start with a philosophy of personal empathy, and pursue the technical knowledge they need with an academic program that aligns with their interests and goals. The range of health-focused degrees and certificates available at Waubonsee develop that knowledge, along with necessary skills to succeed in practice, research and administrative roles.

From the intense energy of emergency rooms to the forefront of research exploration, Waubonsee’s Health Science Programs prepare you for a career in medical-focused fields that are in high demand—and have high rewards. Or you can pursue an advanced degree to elevate your abilities and increase your personal potential. No matter what you choose, our expert faculty and advanced facilities set the stage for discovery, development and achievement. You’ll be positioned to make an impact on individuals’ health and wellness in a variety of important ways.

  • Diagnose diseases and disorders
  • Treat illnesses and conditions
  • Provide support to patients and other health care professionals
  • Manage information technology
  • Study disease and treatments through analysis and research

Let your passion for wellness lead you to a Health Science degree or certificate from Waubonsee, and a future making a difference in the lives of patients.


Social Sciences, Education and World Languages Division 

Sugar Grove Campus, Academic and Professional Center, Room 241
(630) 466-5734

Health Professions and Public Service Division 

Aurora Fox Valley Campus, Room 107
(630) 585-7900, ext. 3900