Health Sciences Broad Field
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Health Sciences Broad Field

Health Science Broad Field
Overview

The Health Sciences Broad Field AS Degree is designed to be broad and provide general education courses for students interested in health sciences, but have not yet decided which specific health care field they intend to pursue.

What You'll Learn
  • How to utilize the English language effectively to read, write, speak, and listen critically.
  • How to develop the capacity to identify, discuss, and reflect upon social and behavioral issues.
  • Ability to demonstrate comprehension of human and biological systems.
  • How to enhance mathematical and logical thinking techniques.
  • How to improve your awareness and understanding of health, wellness, and liberal arts.
Career Opportunities

Students enrolled in the Health Sciences Broad Field AS degree will acquire all of the skills and knowledge needed to provide a smooth transition into baccalaureate health related programs such as:

  • Community Health
  • Nursing
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Social Work
  • Health Education
  • Food and Nutrition
  • Exercise Science
Academic Advisors

Transfer Specialists are the Academic Advisors for the Health Sciences Broad Field AS degree and are located in the Transfer Center, Room 1365, Main Floor. For assistance or additional information, please call or 651.846.1739 or email transfer.center@saintpaul.edu.

Transfer Options

The Health Sciences Broad Field AS degree program transfers to the university programs listed below:

  • Bemidji State University, including but not limited to:
    • Community Health
    • Exercise Science
    • Nursing (limited seats available on a competitive basis)
  • Metropolitan State University, including but not limited to:
    • Nursing (limited seats available on a competitive basis)
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato, including but not limited to:
    • Communication Disorders
    • Foods and Nutrition
    • Dental Hygiene (limited seats available on a competitive basis)
    • Therapeutic Recreation
    • Dietetics
    • Nursing (limited seats available on a competitive basis)
    • Corrections
    • Psychology
    • Health Science
    • Social Work
  • Minnesota State University Moorhead, including but not limited to:
    • Health Education
    • Exercise Science
    • Community Health
  • St. Cloud State University, including but not limited to:
    • Athletic Training
    • Community Health
    • Social Work
  • Southwest Minnesota State University, including but not limited to:
    • Exercise Science
  • Winona State University, including but not limited to:
    • Health, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences
    • Movement Sciences
    • Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
    • Exercise Science
    • Health Promotion
    • Nursing (limited seats available on a competitive basis)
    • Biology – Allied Health