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Online Associate of Applied Science in Health Sciences

Do you have military medical training? Then you may be well on your way to earning an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Health Sciences. Whether you’re interested in advancing your military career or preparing to transition from active duty—this program was designed to strengthen your professional skills while complementing your existing medical occupational experience. And you may qualify to transfer up to 45 semester hours of eligible military education or training toward completing your associate degree. Enrollment is limited to U.S. military-affiliated students (active duty, Guard, Reserve, retirees, and veterans).

Completion Requirements

Completion Requirements General Education (15 Semester Hours / 5 Courses)
As a student in this program, you’ll complete the following studies:

  • Foundations of Online Learning
  • Proficiency in Writing
  • English or Communications (select 1 course)
  • Mathematics (select 1 course)
  • Social Science (select 1 course)

Major Requirements: Military Health Related (30 Semester Hours / 10 Courses)
If you’re a medical training graduate, you may receive up to 30 semester hours of academic credit for health-related programs completed at an eligible military medical training center.

Electives (5 Courses)
Complete your remaining electives at the university, through national tests, college transfer courses, or military training courses recognized by the American Council on Education for an overall total of 20 courses or 60 semester hours.

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