2021-2022 Academic Catalog 
    
    Dec 06, 2021  
2021-2022 Academic Catalog

Allied Health Education, B.S.


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Academic Plan of Study


The Bachelor of Science Allied Health Education is a 120-credit hour program that will provide students with an interdisciplinary program encompassing a variety of allied health topics that would serve them to seek jobs as educators, administrators, patient advocates, and community health workers a variety of healthcare settings.  The curriculum is designed as a 2+2 program, with the ability to create a career ladder from 2 year Community and Technical College Associate degree programs.  Once the Associate of Science degree is earned, in specified fields of study, students may choose to enter the workforce and/or continue on to the baccalaureate level. The major will prepare graduates with skills required to enter careers in a variety of healthcare settings. 

 

The curriculum is designed as a 2+2 program, with the ability to create a career ladder from 2 year Community and Technical College Associate degree programs.  Upon receipt of the Associate of Science degree, in specified fields of study, students may choose to enter the workforce and/or continue on to the baccalaureate level. The major will prepare graduates with technical skills required to enter careers in a variety of healthcare settings. 

 

Applicants must meet general education development (GED) requirements or have a high school diploma, and have an overall grade point average of at least 2.0, and a composite score of at least 18 on the ACT, or at least 950 on the SAT I or 970 composite on new SAT. Students submitting a high school grade point average of 3.0 or better do not have to meet the composite score requirement. Applicants must have also successfully completed the following minimum high school curricular unit requirements: 4 units of English, 3 units of Social Studies, 4 units of Mathematics (Algebra I and higher), 3 units of Laboratory Science, 1 unit of Arts, and Foreign Language.

 

 TRACK 1

Block Credit for any healthcare associate degree with associated certification/licensure = 30 hours*

First Semester


Total Credit Hours: 14


Total Credit Hours: 16


Total Credit Hours: 15


Fourth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 17


Fifth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 13


Sixth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 15


Academic Plan of Study


TRACK 2

First Semester


Total Credit Hours: 16


Second Semester


Total Credit Hours: 14-15


Total Credit Hours: 16


Fourth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 14


Total Credit Hours: 16


Sixth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 15


Seventh Semester


Total Credit Hours: 15


Eighth Semester


Total Credit Hours: 15


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