The Associate in Science program provides a wide array of options for students preparing for a career in life sciences or for transfer into our nursing or allied health programs. Advising tracks include Life Sciences, Medical Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Technology, Surgical Technology, and Pre-Nursing.
The Life Sciences Track is designed for students seeking an associate's degree in preparation for a career in life sciences or who are undecided of their major. The Medical Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Pharmacy Technology, and Surgical Technology advising tracks are designed to prepare individuals for admission into the respective clinical program. Admission into the Associate in Science program does not guarantee admission into a clinical program.
The Pre-Nursing Track of the Associate in Science program is a two-semester, 28 credit hour sequence of classes that, if completed according to the outlined stipulations, guarantees admission to the Associate of Science Degree in Nursing.
The mission of the Associate in Science Program at Cabarrus College of Health Sciences is an absolute commitment to educational excellence in the preparation of men and women for careers in the Health Sciences within our region.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
Students who graduate with the Associate in Science degree will be able to: