Health Sciences A.S.

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Be there for others when they need you most

Health Sciences is the perfect opportunity to get acquainted with the key aspects of health care with the opportunity to transfer into a specialization at SUNY Upstate Medical University.

What You'll Learn

You'll be able to apply your knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology to develop the clinical skills you need to take with you at the next level. Becoming versed in the different medical professions and their licensing requirements is a key aspect to this program, as well as staying up to date on the current medical trends. 

We'll develop your written, digital, and oral communication skills to get you ready for charting and other methods of communicating you'll need to do. Plus, you'll learn about different approaches to managing health care. 


Where You'll Go

We've designed this program to transfer seamlessly into SUNY Upstate with your choice of one of three areas:
  1. Medical Imaging
  2. Radiation Therapy
  3. Respiratory Therapy

If you don't plan on transferring, use this associates to become a health care receptionist, medical scribe, or health unit coordinator.