Associate of Science in Community Health Services
The A.S. Degree in Community Health Services prepares graduates to serve as facilitators, advocates, and referral professionals for public and community health organizations, and social and human service organizations. It is also designed as a foundation for further study at the Bachelor's Degree level. The degree provides students the opportunity to study populations’ health, the promotion of healthy lifestyles, and the prevention of disease and injury through health education. Additionally, it links related social services with affected recipient communities.
Length: 24 months, 18 months accelerated
Time length for program completion will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.
Elective classes are selected in consultation with the student's advisor to balance the program in keeping with the student's personal objectives. Any elective courses must be designated as designed for transfer.