Some of the Health Sciences Programs award a Certificate of Completion to graduates in their respective disciplines. These programs are 3 semesters or less in length. Many of the other Health Sciences Programs award an Associate in Applied Science Degree (AAS) to their graduates. These programs are 4 to 6 semesters in length and require a core of fifteen semester-hours of general academic courses in addition to the health-related courses of the discipline.
As a prospective student in the Health Sciences Division, your first contact should be with the Health Sciences Advisor, Javier Herrera, at 806-354-6007. Your next contact should be with the director of the program or programs you select. Each Health Sciences Program has a designated faculty member who manages the program and serves as the program's primary faculty advisor. If a Program Director is not immediately available, please contact the division's Executive Secretary at 806-354-6055.