Academic Overview

Message from Vice President of Academic Affairs

Thank you for visiting our web pages; we look forward to joining you in your educational quest. Cox College offers some of the best and most unique health care education programs in the nation, and we are committed to our most important priority…students.

As part of the CoxHealth family, we understand that health care careers are a special calling. Cox College prepares students to become tomorrow’s health care leaders. Our core values of Student First, Highest Quality, Communication, Nothing is Impossible, and Lifelong Learning equate to an exemplary education and preparation for an exciting career.

Feel free to browse the web pages for details about our outstanding programs, and please contact us for any further information that you would find beneficial. At Cox College, we are excited to empower you with the tools of success!

Lance Ratcliff, RD, PhD
Vice President of Academic Affairs


Interprofessional Undergraduate Studies
offers five degree options:  the Associate of Science in Medical Assisting (ASMA), the Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN), the Associate of Science in Radiography (ASR), the Bachelor of Science in Diagnostic Imaging (BSDI) with credentialing pathway options and the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN).

Cox College awards certificates in Medical Transcription and Medical Billing/Coding.

Mission
The mission of Cox College’s undergraduate education programs is to prepare health care professionals whose practice is informed by theory and research.

Interprofessional Research and Graduate Studies offers two degree options:  the Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Master of Science in Nutritional Diagnostics (MND).

Mission
The mission of Cox College’s graduate education programs is to prepare advanced level health care practitioners for interprofessional leadership.