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Health Sciences

Make a difference by caring for patients as a nurse, have a positive impact on the community as a first-responder or gain a broad understanding of the healthcare field to improve the well-being of others. Few callings are more important or rewarding than those that seek to help the sick, care for individuals in need of medical attention, or improve the health of a community. Our Health Sciences students can be described as intelligent, empathetic, hard-working and know how to persevere. They possess strong leadership and communication skills and are able to apply what they learn across their coursework. If you’re looking to make a serious difference in the lives of others and enjoy being and working with people, you’ll find programs in the health sciences rewarding.

Health Sciences Credit Programs

Health Sciences Career Training Options

Non-credit courses and certificates are a great way to enhance your skills and grow your knowledge base. Classes can be completed in a shorter timeframe, so you can enter the workforce more quickly while furthering your education. Non-credit classes do not qualify for financial aid, but funding is available through alternative options.

NCC Areas of Study

Related NCC programs offer training and education options that will prepare you to play an important role in supporting the health and well-being of old and young alike. Qualified health sciences professionals work to prevent, diagnose, and treat illnesses and injuries, as well as handle patient bills or manage a team of healthcare providers. If you value helping others, consider a career in the fast-growing healthcare and social services industries.

Careers in health sciences and social services come with great responsibility. They also come with great personal satisfaction and reward. Working in these areas at times may be stressful and demanding, but at the end of the day you will know that you have had the opportunity to make a real difference in people's lives. 

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