Earn Your Human Anatomy and Physiology Certificate Online
Considering furthering your education in the healthcare field or you’re already a medical professional looking to refresh your current skills? Penn Foster Career School’s regionally accredited online Anatomy and Physiology Certificate can help you to prepare to take the next steps in your career, all on your schedule.
Why learn Anatomy and Physiology?
Penn Foster’s flexible, online anatomy and physiology classes can help you prepare for some of the more challengings portions of anatomy and physiology degree courses or refresh your knowledge of the information vital to a career in healthcare. Employment of healthcare professionals is projected to grow 14% by 2028,¹ much faster than average for other occupations, making now the perfect time to get a headstart on the terminology, body systems, and human anatomy that are important to working in the field.²
Why Choose Penn Foster Career School?
Start and Study When You Want
Learn at home or on the go through our custom-designed, mobile-friendly student portal, available 24/7.
A Committed Support System
While you can study at home, you're not alone! Our dedicated Student Services Department, Student Community, and instructors are just a call or email away.
Curriculum for Success
Get the skills and knowledge to help you prepare to further your education in the healthcare industry.
Set Your Goals and Pace
Customize your study schedule with progress-tracking and goal-setting tools that keep you moving forward.
With 58,000 + graduates in 2019 from our accredited high school, career school, and college, you're in good hands!
Connect with Other Students
Connect in real-time with your peers in your career area in our discussion boards.
A Customized Learning Experience
With mobile-friendly coursework, progress-tracking and goal-setting tools, virtual simulations, and informative videos to help you succeed, the Penn Foster Experience (PFx) is online learning like no other.
Anatomy and Physiology Online Course Details
Penn Foster’s flexible, self-paced anatomy and physiology certificate course introduces and teaches the structure and functions of the human body, including anatomy and its various branches, chemical organization, cells, tissues, organs, and various body systems, as well as special topics like pregnancy and human development.
Related Program From Our Partner School, Ashworth College
Take your current career to the next level or develop new skills with the freedom of self-paced courses offered through our partner school, Ashworth College.
Boost your resume or prepare to take the next steps in your healthcare career with our partner school, Ashworth College’s, online sterile processing technician program. You’ll learn approved practices for decontamination and sterilization of medical supplies and equipment that play a vital role in a medical setting. Once you graduate, you can prepare to sit for the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) Certification Exam, the cost of which is included in your Ashworth tuition.
¹ Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Healthcare Occupations, on the Internet here. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.
² The completion of a certificate-level program does not typically qualify a student for employment. Completion of this program may assist students who have previous academic or work related experience improve their chances for promotion or entry-level employment.