Health Sciences Broad Field
Delivery: A mix of daytime, evening, and online classes
Start: Fall, Spring, or Summer; Full- or Part-Time
Health Sciences Broad Field — Associate in Science Degree (60 credits)
This program provides students a broad base of general education coursework relevant to the field of health sciences, in preparation to transfer to a broad array of health sciences majors at a college or university. This degree program is designed to fulfill health science baccalaureate requirements at all MnSCU system universities offering related degrees.
The degree is designed to transfer to all system universities offering related baccalaureate programs through a statewide articulation agreement. The Health Sciences Broad Field Statewide Articulation Agreement has been approved by all system universities. Even with this agreement, students must consult with both Century college and transfer university counselors/advisors early and often, for guidance and planning regarding the requirements of the various health sciences baccalaureate programs to facilitate the most efficient transition and transfer. Transfer schools and majors in the articulation agreement are listed on the Program Guide.
Articulation agreements provide students with educational plans that help them transfer into four-year colleges and universities.
Health Sciences Broad Field - AAS 60 Credits
Health Support Specialist - Certificate 9 Credits
- Draw preliminary conclusions and know when, to whom, and where to report the findings.
- Enhance patient learning by giving, translating, or transmitting information according to the established interdisciplinary plan or care.
- Participate as a member of the interdisciplinary healthcare team.
A Health Sciences Broad Field Statewide Articulation Agreement has been approved by all system universities. A copy of this agreement is available by clicking here. Please note that programs available at system universities are not all listed on the agreement. Please contact an academic advisor at Century College or at any system university for more information on available degree options.
An articulation agreement with St. Mary’s University of Minnesota is in place to transfer the Health Sciences Broad Field — Associate in Science Degree to St. Mary’s Bachelor of Science in Allied Healthcare Management. A copy of this agreement is available by clicking here.
- Allied Healthcare Management
- Athletic Training
- Biology – Allied Health
- Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
- Communication Disorders
- Community Health
- Dental Hygiene
- Exercise Science
- Foods and Nutrition
- Health Education
- Health, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences
- Health Promotion
- Health Science
- Movement Sciences
- Pre-Occupational Therapy
- Pre-Physical Therapy
- Social Work
- Therapeutic Recreation