School of Professional Studies

School of Professional Studies

Take advantage of the multiple learning pathways MCPHS has created for current and aspiring healthcare and life sciences professionals.

Flexible Programs for Individuals and Industry Partners

Seeking to fulfill prerequisites for a healthcare or life sciences program? Need a certificate or micro-credential for specific skills and professional development? Wish to collaborate with us on executive and professional education initiatives for your company? The MCPHS School of Professional Studies offers a full range of credit-bearing, noncredit, and continuing education programs in a variety of formats—online, hybrid, and in-person at our Boston, Worcester, and Manchester, New Hampshire campuses. Our goal is to deliver top-tier, high-demand educational opportunities that are convenient, accessible, and relevant to individuals and organizations.

Comprehensive and Innovative Programming

Whether in a classroom, lab, clinical setting, or online, you’ll learn from leading experts with deep industry experience.

Professional Ed Designed for Your Team

Our seasoned curriculum developers work with world-renowned medical and life-sciences organizations to create custom programming for employees. Why not yours?

Employee Retention

This online course will empower you to take immediate action to retain talent by addressing some of the issues that drive people to quit and creating a culture that keeps team members engaged.

Pain Management

In collaboration with the Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education, the School of Professional Studies is proud to offer a new Certificate in Pain Management.

Stats and Facts

MCPHS adds up to be a strategic choice for healthcare and life sciences professions.


out of 5 for instructor communication

2023 Student Satisfaction Survey

Top Award

Strategic Innovation Award for self-paced online prerequisites

From the University & Continuing Education Association (2023)



2023 Student Satisfaction Survey

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The MCPHS online experience

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