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Improving Lives Through Knowledge

Why choose this program?

Explore the many aspects of science and health-related fields through this multi-disciplinary program that opens your eyes to the worlds of chemistry, anatomy, physiology, microbiology, psychology, sociology, anthropology and more.

What will I experience?

  • Comprehend and use scientific approaches to gathering and verifying knowledge
  • Understand the basic human anatomy and physiology
  • Utilize microscopes and conduct laboratory experiments
  • Examine social and psychological influences on human behavior and social patterns

What opportunities might it lead to?

The associate of science in health sciences degree prepares students for health care professional programs, including nursing, dental hygiene and other health fields. It is also the foundation for four-year college studies in these areas.

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Ryan Carr
“With the personal access I have had to patients and skilled nurses, I have no doubt that my calling is in nursing.” – Ryan Carr, Health Sciences 2014