Nursing & Health Professions

Trinity educates health care leaders who make a difference in their patients’ lives and in the community. They care for others by integrating the person’s injury or illness within the context of their life situation.

Trinity offers degrees and certificate programs in: Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Counseling and Public Health.

Why choose Trinity for your healthcare degree or certificate?

  • The most affordable tuition of any private institution of higher learning in the District of Columbia
  • Fabulous faculty committed to your success and Staff eager to help you
  • Small class sizes where people know your name
  • Students get selected for summer externships at DC hospitals
  • Students study, work with, and learn from people from diverse backgrounds
  • Clinical, fieldwork, and internships experiences allow students to apply their course work in everyday settings
  • Students participate in professional organizations 

If you love challenges and want to be a health care provider who makes a difference–and if you enjoy science and are open to new ideas–you can be successful in a Trinity allied health program.

Learn more about the School of Nursing and Health Professions.

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Taslima Islam

Taslima Islam
Admissions Recruiter for
Nursing & Health Programs
islamt@trinitydc.edu
202-884-9409.

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Just Some of Our Successful Graduates!

Nursing & Health Programs

Nursing, B.S.N. (Pre-Licensure)
Our students focus initially on liberal arts courses that provide a framework for their chosen major in nursing.
Nursing – Second Degree, B.S.N.
Our courses lay the foundation for a progressive mastery of the knowledge, skills, values, ethics and abilities required of a professional nurse.
Occupational Therapy Assistant, O.T.A., B.S.
Occupational therapy helps people across the lifespan engage in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities.
Master of Occupational Therapy, MOT
Prepare for a career as a Licensed Occupational Therapist!

For graduate students who wish to become professional counselors:

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, M.A.
Become a Licensed Professional Counselor in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and other states
Master of Arts in School Counseling, M.A.
Become a school counselor or a counselor to urban youth in settings outside of school.
Post-Master’s Counselor Program (non-degree)
Complete the additional 12 credits to become eligible for the Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) credential

Trinity’s academic programs in Public Health offer a complete academic journey from certificate to an advanced degree.

Learn more about the programs in this sequence:

Certificate in Community Health Worker
Serve as a health advocate and liaison in the community with a certificate in Community Health Worker
Health Services A.A.
Gain skills needed for a career in public health and explore the rapidly-changing healthcare landscape.
Health Services, B.A. (Coed, Evenings & Weekends)
Trinity's Health Services degree prepares future health care leaders to confidently navigate the health care system and enact positive change.
Master of Public Health, M.P.H. – 100% Online
Become a healthcare leader, having an impact on people's lives and communities' health.