Sumner College

Committed to your academic and career success

For over 45 years, Sumner College has been uniquely focused on preparing its students for in-demand careers in healthcare. Our skilled, professional graduates and our strong ties to the community have earned us a reputation in the Portland area as a strong provider of exceptional healthcare-focused education.

With a combination of small class sizes, field-experienced instructors and hands-on training, we offer our students a personalized learning experience that allows them to thrive. If you’re looking for a career path in the healthcare industry, let Sumner College achieve your every goal. Browse the programs we’re currently offering online and contact us for more information.

  • RN to BSN Program
    Our 13-month Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN) program will help those with an Associate’s degree in nursing strengthen their knowledge of best practices in nursing to advance in their profession. Click here for details.
  • Medical Assistant Program
    This thirty-week program provides students with the administrative, terminology and management skills needed to ensure the efficiency of any medical office. Click here for details.

Use our online form to learn more about our programs, including admission requirements, financing options, our extensive career services and more!

Why Choose Sumner College?

We’re dedicated to your success

At Sumner College, healthcare training is all we do

For over 45 years, we have prepared our students for rewarding careers in healthcare through a combination of quality education, hands-on training and real-world experience.

We provide practical, employment-focused career services

Our Career Services Department provides career-focused resources that will help launch your career, including employer career fairs, the Sumner College Medical Club, professional development workshops and much more.

We have the credentials you can trust

We are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau for Health Education Schools (ABHES), authorized by the Office of Degree Authorization (ODA) and approved by the Department of Education.

We provide an inclusive, supportive campus environment

Our primary goal is to ensure that every student is welcomed into the Sumner College community and have vigorous policies in place that nurture a safe and supportive learning environment for all.

Contact us today to learn more! Find out how Sumner College will help you achieve all your career aspirations!

As we navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic, Sumner College has continued to deliver high quality education to our student population, keeping them on track to graduate and start their new healthcare career. We transitioned from our traditional on-campus format to a hybrid delivery model, and continue to start new classes every 10 weeks. We are committed to educating students in a safe and responsible environment during these unprecedented times.

Contact us today to learn more! Find out how Sumner College will help you achieve all your career aspirations!

As we navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic, Sumner College has continued to deliver high quality education to our student population, keeping them on track to graduate and start their new healthcare career. We transitioned from our traditional on-campus format to a hybrid delivery model, and continue to start new classes every 10 weeks. We are committed to educating students in a safe and responsible environment during these unprecedented times.

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