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Associate of Science in Health Professions

Major: Health Sciences

This degree is similar to an academic transfer degree with an emphasis on the life sciences. 

  • This degree is primarily intended to prepare students to pursue a Baccalaureate Degree in a healthcare field and meets the basic general education requirements for all programs currently offered at Bryan College of Health Sciences. 
  • Credits earned in the program are eligible for transfer to other colleges and universities offering health professions programs not available at Bryan College of Health Sciences.
  • For more information contact the Admissions Office at 402-481-8697 or 1-800-742-7844.

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Year 1

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course

Credits

Course

Credits

English Composition (APA focus)

3

Healthcare Elective*

3

Cultural Studies Elective

3

Natural Science Elective*

4

Math Elective

3

Elements of Statistics

3

Natural Science Elective*

4

Social Science Elective

3

Introduction to BCHS Experience Course

1

Public Speaking      

3

Medical Terminology

1

 

 

 

15

 

16

 

Year 2

Semester 1

Semester 2

Course

Credits

Course

Credits

Natural Science Elective*

4

Natural Science Elective*

3

Natural Science Elective*

4

Humanities Elective

3

Ethics in Healthcare

3

Natural Science Elective*

4

Social Science Elective

3

Issues and Trends in Healthcare *

2

Research in Healthcare*

2

General Elective

3

 

 

Exploration of Health Professions*

1

 

16

 

16

*Courses in the major  

Total Credits   63       Credits in Major   31

Students earning an Associate of Science in Health Professions: Health Sciences Major must complete a minimum of 63 credits with 30 of them in the major. All general education requirements for an Associate of Science degree as specified in the College catalog must be met.

Examples of Healthcare Electives:

Phlebotomy
EKG Analysis & Interpretation
Basic Nursing Assistant (if taken for credit)
Introduction to Gerontology
Gerontology in Today’s World
Death and Dying
Introduction to Public Health
Art Therapy
Music Therapy
Sign Language for Healthcare Providers

 

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