2013-2014 catalog 
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2013-2014 catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Sciences Program, Health Science A.A.

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Effective Spring 2014
This option is designed for students seeking a career in health sciences.  Students will have the option of finishing this program and transferring to a four-year institution to complete their Bachelor’s degree or transitioning to, upon completion of admission requirements, one of the College’s A.A.S. degrees in Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care, Dental Hygiene or Medical Laboratory Technology as much of the general education course work is the same.  AAS health science programs have admissions requirements and application procedures that are available in the College Catalog.

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Use social science theories and concepts to analyze human behavior
  • Demonstrate scientific foundation knowledge and skills appropriate for students seeking a career in health
  • Analyze medical terms for correct clinical application
  • Debate the implications of health issues on society
  • Examine ethical issues and situations

General Education - 48-49 credits:

As described in General Education  .
The following general education courses are required for this program:

Total Credits required for degree: 61-63


Note:  Due to intricacies in requirements for the health science programs and for transfer, students should meet with a Counselor before selecting courses.

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Program codes for Registration:

The following are program codes depending on intended career track:

Dental Hygiene AAS SOCDH
Medical Laboratory Technology AAS SOCML
Radiologic Technology AAS SOCRT
Respiratory Care AAS SOCRC
Health Science Option, General track SOCHS


Degree Audit Information

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