Jun 13, 2024  
2015-2016 Catalog 
2015-2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Science, A.S.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degree/Certificate Programs

The Associate of Science in Health Science supports degree work that can be accomplished during the time a student may be waiting for admission to a specific program. Only one health science degree may be earned while enrolled at Casper College. Students will be advised by faculty who are involved in the program of interest and will assist with the selection of additional electives that are required to graduate.


Recommended Curriculum

General Education: (Minimum of 32 credits)

General education coursework can be completed from within or outside of the major field of study.

1. Exploration and Participation

3. Relationship with the World

4. General Education Electives

  • Must be chosen from areas 1, 2, or 3 above.

5. Physical Education (1CR)

Major Requirements (Minimum of 32 credits)

Major Emphasis (Minimum 30 credits)

See a program director or faculty for specific prerequisites for entry into a health science program. Additional courses of choice will need to be taken to complete the remaining 30 hours of major requirements.

Pre-Medical Lab Technician Training Emphasis

Pre-Paramedic Technology Emphasis


 Completion of the health science degree does not guarantee admission to a specific program.


The normal length of this program is two academic years at 15-17 credit hours per semester.

Graduation Requirements:

A minimum of 64 approved semester credits are required for graduation. For specific graduation requirements see “Academic Policies ” and “Degree Requirements .”

Only courses numbered 1000 or above can be used toward the Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Business, Associate of Fine Arts, and Associate of Applied Science degrees.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Degree/Certificate Programs