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Corban University

A.S. Health Science

The Associate of Science in Health Science is designed specifically for students who intend to go on to bachelor’s degree programs in nursing and related health care fields. This two-year transfer degree prepares you with all the general studies and prerequisite classes you’ll need to succeed in nursing school and other health-related professional programs.

Is an A.S. in Health Science the right degree for you?

Yes, if:

  • You’re passionate about helping people improve their health.
  • You pay attention to detail and enjoy problem-solving.
  • You communicate clearly and compassionately with others.
  • You’re considering going into nursing.
  • You don’t anticipate going to medical school.

Career Options

This program is ideal for students who want to pursue careers in health professions such as:

  • Nursing
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant

What You’ll Learn

Fulfill general education requirements and take basic health science courses that are common prerequisites for professional school. These courses include:

  • Biology
  • Human Anatomy &Physiology
  • Nutrition
  • Microbiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • College Writing
  • Statistics & Probability
  • Worldview Seminar
  • Lifespan Development
  • American History

Corban’s emphasis on Christian discipleship means you will also take Bible courses to help you integrate your faith with your career:

  • Survey of Biblical Literature
  • Bible Study Methods
  • Intro to Theology

Learn what courses you’ll need to complete your degree.