Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences

Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences


Your future begins here. Your future begins now.

There has never been a better time to prepare for a future as a healthcare professional. Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences is a state-of-the-art facility designed to prepare qualified students for exciting careers through highly-regarded diploma and certificate Programs:

The Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences

...offers outstanding academic and clinical experiences. Our accredited programs equip graduates with valuable practice experience through on-site and community-based clinical opportunities.

Our 36-acre campus in West Reading, Pennsylvania, provides a dynamic learning environment with options for extracurricular enrichment. [Campus Map]

At the School of Health Sciences, you can:

  • Learn more about our health science programs.
  • Explore new interests and challenges.
  • Talk with an admissions representative.
  • Engage in a variety of student life activities.
  • Interact with fellow students from diverse backgrounds.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Emergency Medical Services

Medical Imaging

Medical Laboratory Science



Surgical Technology

These programs match your interest and talents – whether at the bedside or accident scene, whether working with high-tech equipment or focusing on one-to-one relationships.

This is your chance to make a difference… your opportunity to master technology, expand your horizons, and become a respected member of the healthcare team.

When you graduate, you may have the opportunity to begin your new career with us, supported by the same healthcare professionals you encountered during your school days. Or, you can leverage your educational experience for healthcare opportunities just about anywhere in the country.

Our campus is more than an investment in our students. It represents a commitment to our community as we provide a cohesive and comprehensive education for the men and women who will become the future providers of healthcare in our community.

Located at the southeast end of Reading Hospital’s main West Reading, Pennsylvania, campus, Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences is the perfect place for emerging healthcare professionals like you. Your fellow students come from different backgrounds and different communities, but share your passion for healthcare.


Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences has been educating healthcare professionals for the future since 1889. Today, our School of Health Sciences continues this proud tradition of providing educational programs that develop competent and compassionate professionals capable of providing high-quality healthcare services to individuals, families, and communities. Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences is recognized for outstanding academics and clinical experiences. Our Programs equip graduates with valuable practice experience through on-site and community-based clinical opportunities. Learning is promoted by innovative teaching methods in an open, positive, and supportive environment. Our 60,000-square-foot facility, dedicated entirely to educating emerging healthcare professionals, features state-of-the-art technology and resources to enrich the student experience.

Shadow Program

We have opportunities that allow prospective students to learn firsthand what a day in the life of a healthcare worker is like and will gain a realistic understanding of the role by shadowing.School of Health Sciences Program Collage

Current Shadowing Opportunities

Our Commitment

The School’s faculty members, all experienced practitioners, are committed to helping students assess their abilities, meet their educational goals, and plan their professional futures. This supportive relationship encourages students to grow both professionally and personally

If you would like more information regarding Program-specific admission requirements, along with current tuition and housing costs, you may call us at 484-628-0100, or by using our Contact Form.