Health Science Degree
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 BSN (Bachelor of Science in 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.
|Total Credits for the Year||33-34|
|BHUS111||Introduction to Human Services||3||0||3|
|Total Credits for the Year||32|
*As approved by advisor
**The following courses qualify for Lab Sciences: BIO111 General Biology, BIO114 Human Anatomy and Physiology I, BIO115 Human Anatomy and Physiology II, BIO120 Human Biology, BIO211 Microbiology, CHE111 Chemistry.
NOTE: The Health Science Program requires a grade of C+ in BBIO114, BBIO115 and BBIO211 (these courses must be completed within the past 5 years). Students must meet prerequisites for all courses.
For Level 1 applicants to the Nursing program, proof of high school courses in Biology with lab, Chemistry with lab & Algebra I with a grade of C or better is required (strongly recommended within the past 5 years). In addition to these courses, MAT087, MAT089 and/or CHE089 may be required depending upon college-admission placement test scores or lack of prerequisites.