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Allen College Students Major in Making a Difference!
Allen College offers high-quality healthcare education with an emphasis on both nursing and health sciences career paths. Continuing a tradition that began nearly 100 years ago, Allen College provides opportunities for students to find their passion and fulfill their healthcare education goals.
Technology for Tomorrow
Allen College has prioritized investments in technological improvements to meet the learning needs of today’s students. The Van G. Miller Foundation Anatomy Lab features plastinated cadavers offering students hands-on opportunities to apply their knowledge. The Allen College simulation lab allows students to experience critical medical events in an environment where a patient’s life is not at risk. Allen College has also recently upgraded digital instruction capabilities throughout campus to enhance both in-person and hybrid learning.
Clinical and Fieldwork Opportunities
Allen College, an affiliate of UnityPoint Health, partners with UnityPoint Health hospitals and clinics across a three-state footprint for students to experience real-life healthcare settings. Additionally, Allen College has partnerships with more than 200 healthcare organizations across Iowa and surrounding states to provide diverse clinical or fieldwork learning environments.
Allen College graduates are often amongst the most sought-after graduates in Iowa. Healthcare professions continue to see expand and demand for talented professionals is expected to continue. Be a part of the next generation of healthcare workers, choose Allen College and start your path to an exciting and sustainable career!