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Majors & Degrees

Health Science Certificate

The Health Sciences Certificate program prepares students for health sciences graduate programs, including medical school, dental school, physician assistant school, and physical therapy school.

Earn a graduate certificate in health sciences

The health sciences certificate program is for students who wish to change careers and work on meeting the science prerequisites for professional schools such as medical, dental, physician assistant, pharmacy, physical therapy. It can also be used for students who have challenging science GPA's in the undergraduate sciences. Admission into this program requires an undergraduate degree. Since this is a certificate program, Federal Financial Aid is available. This program can also be used to gain entrance into the Masters of Medical Science program.

The health sciences certificate program requires 24 semester hours from courses including:

  • Freshman Biology
  • Freshmen Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Genetics
  • Cell Biology
  • Cell Biology and Genetics Lab
  • Microbiology
  • Freshman Physics

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