At a Glance
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*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only. Please note, some courses may require additional tuition, lab kit costs, and other fees.
All stated financial information is subject to change. For a detailed cost estimate or more information, contact UC Student Financial Services.
The A.S. in Health Sciences degree program fulfills many of the basic requirements for students who desire to enter health professions such as dental hygienist, medical assistant, and health information, as well as students who wish to enroll in preparatory health courses for nursing, science, and health education. The adult learner may complete this degree in order to gain promotions, develop health sciences skills, and/or prepare for bachelor’s-level studies. Graduates may apply for employment in such health care facilities as medical and dental clinics, hospitals, and gerontology agencies.