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Health Care Studies

A Solid Foundation in Health Care

Interested in pursuing a career in health care, but not sure where to start? The Health Care Studies Program is designed for students who are interested in entering the health care profession, giving them the foundation courses necessary to branch into other health science fields, transfer to a bachelor's program, or complete an A.A. degree in Health Care Studies. Besides learning key concepts of human biology, students will also learn how to communicate effectively with others and develop quantitative reasoning skills.

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Degree Options

Associate in Arts, and transfer to a four-year college

Career Options

  • Hospitals and physicians' offices
  • Public and mental health organizations
  • Rehabilitation centers
  • Health insurance organizations
  • Nursing homes
  • Health care associations
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Transfer Options


Many four-year colleges and universities