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Degrees Offered

Required courses and specifics about degrees offered in this program

This program is available:
  • online
  • on-campus at NTC
Faculty

Scott Vettleson
(218) 333-6607
scott.vettleson@ntcmn.edu

Health Sciences Broad Field (AS)

College Readiness Courses: A learner may be required to enroll in college readiness courses in reading, writing and math. A learner's scores on the Accuplacer assessment will determine enrollment in college readiness courses. The purpose of college readiness courses is to prepare learners for the demands of a college-level curriculum. Credits may vary.

Degree Requirements

Course # Course Name Credit
Total Credits: 60
Goal Area 1 - Communication
ENGL 1111 College Writing I 3 or
SPCH 1110 Intro to Public Speaking 3
ENGL 1113 College Writing II 3
Goal Area 3 - Natural Sciences choose 7-8 credits
BIOL 2130 Principles of Nutrition 3
BIOL 2221 Microbiology 3
BIOL 2252 Anatomy & Physiology I 3
BIOL 2254 Anatomy & Physiology II 3
BIOL 2256 Advanced Physiology 2
CHEM 1100 Intro to Chemistry 3
Goal Area 4 - Math Logic
MATH 1110 College Algebra 3 or
MATH 1930 Introduction to Mathematical Sciences 3
MATH 2200 Statistics 3
Goal Area 5 - History Social Sciences
ANTH 1110 Cultural Anthropology 3
PSYC 1105 General Psychology 3
SOCI 1110 Intro to Sociology 3
Goal Area 6 - Humanities - Fine Arts
PHIL 1010 Intro to Philosophy 3
PHIL 1201 Ethics 3
PHIL 2210 Bioethical Issues in Contemporary Society 3
Recommended Technical Courses - 25 credits total
ADMM 1125 US Healthcare Systems 3
HLTH 1106 Medical Terminology 2
HLTH 1110 Nursing Assistant 3 or
OBRA 1100 Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide 4
HLTH 2002 Pharmacology 2
HLTH 2208 Pathophysiology 3
HPER 1410 First Aid / CPR 1 or
HPER 2200 CPR Healthcare Provider 1
Technical Electives 7
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