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ASSOCIATES OF SCIENCE, HEALTH SCIENCE (A.S.)

An Associate of Science in Health Science requires 64 credit hours and completion of the coursework as outlined below. Students must also complete their last 15 credit hours at Marygrove College.

A. General Education Requirements
Select a minimum of one 3- or 4- hour course in at least 5 of the 7 areas. Courses must be distributed across at least 4 different liberal arts disciplines.

B. Common Experiences
ENG 108 Academic Writing
MTH 100 Algebra

C. Core Course Requirements
BIO 150 Biology I: Molecules to Cells
CHM 130 Chemical Science

D. Related Discipline Requirements
PSY 205 Introduction to Psychology
PHL 225 Ethics

E. Students must choose option A or B to complete the Associates of Science in Health Science degree

Option A: CREDIT HOUR REQUIREMENT
24 credits of additional science coursework

BIO 118 Medical Terminology
BIO 271 Anatomy & Physiology I
BIO 272 Anatomy & Physiology II
HSC 320 Nutrition & Exercise for Wellness
MTH 103 Mathematics for Health Careers
PSY 321 Introduction to Life-span Psychology
Minimum of four elective credits in BIO, CHM, MTH, or HSC

                  -OR-

OPTION B: LICENSURE:
24 credit hours can be applied to the degree requirements upon providing proof of successful completion of a national accreditation exam requirement, PTCB exam, or a completed course of study of not less than one year, in an Allied Health field, resulting in a certificate of licensure.

F. Remaining credits to reach 64 credits
Students may choose any elective course to finish their degree requirements