Welcome to the Health Sciences Department

The Health Sciences Department at Santa Monica College offers programs designed to prepare you for careers in Nursing and Allied Health Professions.

Programs offered:

  • Registered Nurse (AS)

  • Respiratory Therapist (AS)

  • Rehabilitation Therapy Aide Noncredit Certificate

  • Introduction to Working with Older Adults Noncredit Certificate

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information regarding gainful employment, visit Gainful Employment.

Programs of Study

The Health Sciences Department site was designed by students of SMC's Interaction Design Bachelor's Program.