Our Health Science associate degree program is designed to prepare you for admission to a more specialized healthcare program such as Physical Therapy Assistant or Nursing, or continue your education at a four-year college or university.
Academically challenging, our curriculum includes science-based courses in anatomy and physiology, chemistry, and biology. You will also benefit from courses in psychology and health care management. And, youâ€™ll focus on oral, written, and interpersonal communications, skills that are critical in any health-related career.
Flexible scheduling options â€“ including online and blended learning, as well as day and evening classes â€“ provide convenience and also help you earn your associate degree in as little as 18 months. If you wish to pursue a bachelorâ€™s degree after earning your A.S. in Health Science, youâ€™ll have the advantage of a smooth transfer to a four-year university.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, health science jobs are among the fastest growing in the country. If you aspire to a career in the health care industry, earning a Health Sciences associate degree will help you achieve your professional goals.