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  • Center for Extended Learning

    • Widener University
    • Kapelski Learning Center, Room 120
    • Chester, PA  19013-5792
    • tel: 610-499-4282
    • fax: 610-499-4369


Allied Health, Extended Learning

Program Options

  • Allied Health - Entry Program (bachelor degree)

    This major has a choice of several tracks, including applied supervision and healthcare writing. The program option is designed to be a full-time online program and is open to both new and transfer students.

  • Allied Health - Degree Completion (bachelor degree)

    Students with completion of an approved allied health program start with credit and quickly enter into a degree program where courses can be completed on campus or online. This is a part-time program.

  • Allied Health - Degree Completion (associate degree)

    Students with completion of an approved allied health program start with credit. This program is part-time and allows students to quickly take the core foundation classes towards an associate degree. It easily rolls over for those looking to complete our bachelor degree.

  • Radiologic Technology - Degree Completion (associate degree)

    Designed for students with completion of an approved hospital based, radiologic technology program. This part-time program can be taken online or in class. Only 15 credits (5 classes) are needed for the completion of this degree program. 

  • Widener-Crozer Allied Health Partnership

    Through the Widener-Crozer Allied Health Partnership, we also offer a bachelor of science in allied health for diagnostic medical sonography and an associate of science in allied health for radiologic technology

Why Widener?

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Advanced Standing

  • Begin at a sophomore or junior level
  • 30-51 credits awarded for compleition of an approved allied health program
  • The associate degree option easily rolls into the bachelor degree
  • See Courses and Requirements
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Online Classroom

  • Complete all classes entirely online
  • Minor options are available for those completing a bachelor's degree
  • Attend class on your schedule, whether it’s 2 a.m. or 2 p.m.
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Professional Development

  • Learn about a variety of healthcare options
  • Gain an in-depth knowledge of healthcare trends
  • Some students may be eligible to teach in a clinical-based setting
  • Prepare for a field that is continually growing and evolving             

Widener University’s Center for Extended Learning is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education(MSCHE), 3624 Market Street, 2nd Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104. 267-284-5000.