What will I learn?

Hawaii Pacific University offers the Associate of Science degree in Health Professions to students enrolled through Off-Campus/Military Campus Programs upon completion of 60 semester hours of required and elective subjects. The AS in Health Professions helps prepare students for health related careers or further study in healthcare such as the BS in Nursing. In addition to offering classroom-based instruction, HPU makes the AS in Health Professions degree program available entirely online through Off-Campus/Military through.


Students who earn the Associate of Arts in Health Professions

  1. Demonstrate the knowledge needed for entrance into, and success in, health profession schools in the fields of Nursing, Pre-Medicine, and Allied Health.
  2. Synthesize a foundation of knowledge for a career in health care occupations.

Which department am I in?

College of Professional Studies

Study options

Full Time (60 hours)

Tuition fees
US$29,520.00 per year
USD $14,760 per semester (Fall/Spring); USD $1,230 per credit hour
Start date

Expected January, August 2022


Hawaii Pacific University

1 Aloha Tower Drive,



96813, United States

Online/Distance (60 hours)

Tuition fees
US$28,800.00 per year
USD $14,400 per semester (Fall/Spring). This fee is for 2020-2021 year and it may be subject to change in the coming year.
Start date

Expected January, August 2022

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students are preferred to have a 3.0 GPA or above in high school college preparatory courses. High school courses: In preparation for undertaking academic studies at the University, it is recommended that applicants have completed at a minimum the following courses: 4 years English; 4 years History or Social Science; 3 years Mathematics; 2 years Science. Students who have taken the Advanced Placement Examinations of the College Board (AP) or the International Baccalaureate Program (IB) should have the official results forwarded to the Office of Admission.

For international students

Students are preferred to have a high school and should include grades/scores for each subject.

English Language Score:

TOEFL (IBT): Score- 70; TOEFL (ITP): Score- 500; IELTS: Score- 6.0; Cambridge: Score- 169; PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic) – 48; ELS Centers: Level- 110; Duolingo: 95. Application Deadline for fall: 15-Jan.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


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