Health Sciences

Career Studies (221-190-01)

This program is for individuals interested in a health care career and will enable students to acquire an academic foundation to continue their education in one of many health programs. Students are strongly encouraged to consult their academic advisor for specific program requirements and preferred course substitutions.

PROGRAM OF STUDY
FIRST YEAR FALL
Course # Course Title Credit
BIO 1411 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
PSY 2312 Life Span Human Development I 3
SDV 1003 College Success Skills 1
    Elective4 3
FIRST YEAR SPRING
BIO 142 Human Anatomy & Physiology II 4
PSY 2322 Life Span Human Development II 3
    Humanities Elective 3
    Elective4 3
Total Minimum Credits for Certificate 27

1Students preparing for admission to PRACTICAL NURSING or RESPIRATORY THERAPY, please see your advisor before enrolling in an anatomy course. 2Please see your advisor. Other social science electives may be substituted in some programs. 3SDV 104, 108, or 109 may be substituted for SDV 100. 4Please see your advisor for assistance in selecting the most beneficial electives for the health program you are preparing to enter. 5Please see your advisor for a list of acceptable humanities electives for the health program you are preparing to enter.

For Further Information Contact:

Kim Dorton, Assistant Dean
kdorton@mecc.edu
276.523.2400 ext. 356

Tommy Clements, Dean
tclements@mecc.edu
276.523.2400 ext. 431