Health Sciences and Wellness Program

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The Health Sciences & Wellness Program is recommended for students who desire a broad exploration of the health science field. It provides the general education enhanced with health science related courses, that allow a student the flexibility to apply for selective admission health science programs in different fields. Because of the varied programs available, students are urged to work closely with their advisor to meet their career goals.

Additional Requirements: Each program has specific admission requirements – see program webpages for detailed information or meet with a health science academic advisor or faculty mentor for specifics.

What will I learn?

Students will learn about behavioral and biological sciences. They will learn to apply professional standards and demonstrate critical thinking to health situations. Students will also learn about communication in healthcare disciplines.

Associate of Science

The Health Sciences & Wellness Program is designed for students who wish to explore and prepare to apply for a selective-admission health science program. Students working toward admission into a health science program are required to declare the Associate of Science in Health Science and Wellness as their program of study until they are officially accepted into a program.

This degree is designed to allow students the option to pursue a bachelor's degree.

Students in this program should work closely with their advisor on which courses to take.

Available at the Cheyenne main campus.

What can I do with this degree?

Students typically transfer to a specific selective-admission health science program at LCCC or continue their education at a four-year institution in healthcare management and administration or related fields. Healthcare management staff work in private practices, nursing homes and hospitals.

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Medical and Health Services Managers.

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Management Analysts.

Visit Career Coach for additional information about Clinical Data Managers.

Visit LCCC's Career Center to explore resources for selecting a program pathway and career/job data.

Cost of Attendance

Students can view LCCC’s cost of attendance page specific for this program to learn more about additional costs.