Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degrees in

Health Sciences

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Required Hours
Helena-West Helena
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AAS Health Sciences Program of Study Form pdf 148 KB

A student admitted to PCCUA’s Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) program who DOES NOT earn a “C” or better in NG 412, Concepts of Nursing Care for Patients with Complex Conditions, may use the following general education and nursing courses to earn an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Health Sciences degree. A minimum grade of “C” is required in each general education and ADN course to meet degree requirements.

A graduate who earns an AAS in Health Sciences degree from PCCUA is not eligible to seek licensure as a registered nurse by taking the NCLEX-RN licensure exam. This graduate does not meet the mandatory 23 general education and 40 nursing credit hours required for an AAS in Nursing at PCCUA. 

Division of Allied Health

English and Fine Arts

Social Science

Science & Math

Computer Technology

  • Any approved 3 credit hour or more course

Core Courses

Approved Electives