Health Science Degree

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Health Science Degree

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The Health Science Associate in Science Degree is designed for the student who is interested in establishing the groundwork for a health career, and/or planning to transfer to a 4 year college. This program will provide students who wish to enroll in a Nursing program with a solid foundation in the health sciences including required mathematics, science, and liberal arts courses. Successful completion of this degree is not a guarantee of admission into a selective health program.

Program available in Berlin, Littleton and North Conway.

First Year
Fall Semester   Lec Lab Cr
ENGL120W College Composition 4 0 4
OTM117W Medical Terminology 3 0 3
HUMA212W Legal and Ethical Issues 3 0 3
  Lab Science** 3 2 4
  Semester Totals 13 2 14
 
Spring Semester   Lec Lab Cr
PSYC111W Psychology 3 0 3
PSYC112W Human Growth and Development 3 0 3
  English 3 0 3
  Lab Science** 3 2 4
  Mathematics 4 0 4
  Semester Totals 16 2 17
Total Credits for the Year 31
 
Second Year
 
Fall Semester   Lec Lab Cr
HSV111W Introduction to Human Services 3 0 3
  Electives 6 0 6
  Lab Science** 3 2 4
  Liberal Arts 3 0 3
  Semester Totals 15 2 16
 
Spring Semester   Lec Lab Cr
 
CHEM112W Nutrition 3 0 3
MEDA211W Pharmacology 3 0 3
  Lab Science** 3 2 4
  Liberal Arts 3 0 3
  Semester Totals 12 2 13
Total Credits for the Year 29
 
  Total for A.S. Degree     60
 

 

**The following courses qualify for Lab Sciences:  BIOL111W General Biology, BIOL114W Human Anatomy and Physiology I, BIOL115W Human Anatomy and Physiology II, BIOL120W Human Biology, BIOL211W Microbiology, CHEM111W Chemistry

NOTE: The Health Science Program requires a grade of C+ in BIOL114W, BIOL115W and BIOL211W (these courses must be completed within the past 5 years).  Students must meet prerequisites for all courses.