What You’ll Learn
Students who earn their Associate of Science in Health Science degrees leave the program with a broad educational foundation in anatomy, physiology, biology, chemistry, nutrition, pathophysiology, and physics—everything you need to begin your career in any of a wide range of healthcare fields.
This program also provides a path for practicing healthcare professionals like diploma nurses, surgical technologists, paramedics, pharmacy technicians, and medical office professionals to pursue a degree that will expand their career options and earning potential.
Under the guidance of experienced instructors, you’ll receive a thorough grounding in the sciences most important to work in laboratory, clinical, and healthcare settings. This rigorous preparation provides a solid starting point for entry into a wide range of exciting and challenging career paths, or for pursuing an advanced degree.
In combination with hands-on industry experience, a two year degree from South College is perfect for students who want to move quickly from education into the workforce. It’s also a great option for those already currently working in their chosen field, looking to expand their available job options. With completion of this program, students may choose to continue their education at the baccalaureate level in a more specialized area of study.