Programs and Degrees

The University of Nebraska at Kearney is very proud of the success that our students have enjoyed in gaining admission to professional schools and clinical programs.  The overall acceptance rate of UNK students to all of our various health programs has been approximately 70% over the last 10 years.

Acceptance Rates & Program Timelines

Academic programs in many different health-related areas are offered through Health Sciences. The programs fall into two distinct categories: degree programs and pre-professional programs.

A Bachelor of Science Degree is offered in:

Respiratory Therapy                     Informational Guide Fact Sheet


Pre-professional programs include:

Cardiovascular Perfusion Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Chiropractic Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Dental Hygiene Iinformational Guide Fact Sheet
Dentistry Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Health Information Management Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Medical Laboratory Science Informational Guide
Medicine Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Mortuary Science Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Nursing Informational Guide
Occupational Therapy Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Optometry Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Pharmacy Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Physical Therapy Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Physician Assistant Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Podiatry Informational Guide Fact Sheet
Radiologic Technology Informational Guide Fact Sheet