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Health Studies

Associate of Science

Broome Community College

  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    60
  • Degree Level
    Associate of Science
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your associate of science degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

The mission of the Health Studies A.S. degree is to prepare students for successful transfer to a broad range of baccalaureate programs in the health professions. Students will be well prepared to excel in future academic programs and a career in the health sciences by obtaining a broad foundation in science, mathematics, and technical electives. With options to choose electives of interest and the ability to complete SUNY General Education requirements, students will be prepared to successfully transfer into a baccalaureate program. Students also have the opportunity to simultaneously enroll in a certificate program and all credits earned will apply to the degree.

Program Learning Outcomes 

1. Ability to accurately communicate with members of the healthcare team using effective verbal and written communication while maintaining patient confidentiality.

2. Application of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, and healthcare concepts into the skills of an entry level medical professional.

3. Be familiar with the principles of ethical and professional behavior that is required of a healthcare professional.

4. Apply relevant knowledge of cultural awareness as it relates to healthcare.

5. Perform effectively as an effective communicator in the role of a healthcare professional.

What's an associate degree?
An associate degree usually takes two years of study and prepares students for employment or transfer to a bachelor’s program at a four-year university.
  • What's it like to earn this degree online?

    Let's put your mind at ease about online learning

  • 100% Online
    This program is presented 100% online. You will not be expected to attend any classes on campus.
  • Personal concierge
    You will have one person who acts as a single point of contact for any and all questions you may have.
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How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records

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