Health Sciences (AS)

About the Health Sciences Associate Degree 

The Associate in Science in Health Sciences program provides students who are interested in the health sciences with a strong curriculum based in the biological sciences, humanities, and social sciences. The curriculum is designed for students whose goal is to transfer to a baccalaureate degree program in biology, healthcare management, nursing or another health science-related program. 

Learning Outcomes

This program will provide students with the opportunity to develop the following competencies and ability to:

  • Demonstrate a foundation of knowledge in the natural sciences based on theory and laboratory skills
  • Use the Scientific Method to gather information and to come to conclusions
  • Demonstrate the ability to think critically and to be able to solve problems by collecting, analyzing, and interpreting data
  • Display good communication skills
  • Demonstrate an understanding of ethical, cultural and social issues in the sciences

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Program Snapshot

Credits: 67
Learning Format: On Campus
Semester Length: 15 weeks
Typical Time to Completion: 
2 years