Health Science Option (A.S.)

Health Science Option Program Overview

The Health Science option is designed for students who are tracking toward a Nursing or Allied Health program, or who wish to increase their knowledge and skills in healthcare as a generalist.

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  • Expected Outcomes

    Graduates of this program should be able to:

    • Use communication effectively to provide information to clients in the health care environment;
    • Be employed in entry level, non-technical health areas;
    • Identify skills and knowledge necessary for the health care worker;
    • Use critical thinking and problem solving skills in health care environments;
    • Acquire skills and information to help students be better health care consumers; and
    • Transfer to a four-year institution in areas of health care administration, health or nursing program at Berkshire Community College or elsewhere.