A.A.S. Health Sciences
The associate of applied science degree is a two-year degree awarded in a specific career or occupational field of experience. Residency requirement is 15 UAS semester credits.
The Associate of Applied Science in Health Sciences prepares students to enter direct care careers and to apply (transfer) to a variety of health care training programs. The degree provides the foundation needed to understand modern health care delivery, and includes a base in GER options as well as a science core.
Program Assessment plans and student learning outcomes are posted on the Program Assessment website.
Students need to consult with a Health Sciences advisor before registering for courses. Meeting with an advisor will help students develop a plan of study for specific career goals.
Associate degree programs are areas of study designed to prepare students academically for admission to a bachelor degree program.
Typically an associate degree program is 60 credits (two years).
Juneau Campus: Technical Education Center
Ketchikan Campus: Ziegler Bldg
Please refer to the academic catalog for a complete list of course requirements.