A.T. Still University (ATSU) of Health Sciences provides multidisciplinary healthcare education through its graduate and professional programs offered in various campuses as well as online. Its campuses include the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine which is considered the world’s first osteopathic medical institution, having been established in 1892; the Arizona School of Health Sciences, the School of Health Management, Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health as well as the School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona. ATSU was founded by Andrew Taylor Still, a physician who later became the proponent of drugless, manipulative medicine which eventually became known as osteopathy.
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, ATSU’s programs of study provide campus-based programs, online/residential blend programs and 100% online programs. Its online programs include Advanced Occupational Therapy, Advanced Physician Assistant, Doctor of Health Sciences, Geriatric Health, Health Administrator, Health Education, Human Movement, Public Health, Transitional Audiology and Transitional Psychology Therapy. A.T. Still University’s Office of Student Services provides information regarding financial aid packages. Financial aid packages are offered through various loan and scholarship opportunities.
Tuition is due at the start of every quarter for the distance education programs wherein the amount due is based on the number of credit hours being taken for the quarter. Admission information can be requested online with the option of contacting a representative, applying or requesting a tour. A.T. Still University enjoys positive consistent ranking in the “Best Graduate Schools” guide by the U.S. News and World Report for exhibiting leadership in comprehensive healthcare education and research.