The Health Science Associate in Science Degree is designed for students interested in establishing the groundwork for a health career and/or are planning to transfer to a four-year college. This program provides 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.
The following courses qualify for Laboratory Sciences: BIOL111W 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 five years). Students must meet prerequisites for all courses.