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Health Sciences HS.S.AAS

Associate of Applied Science - 64 - 68 Credit Hours

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Allied Health
Effective as of Fall 2016

What is the program about?

The associate of applied science degree in Health Sciences provides students with a general degree in the health science field. Students with technical certificates or college credits in allied health courses can apply their credits toward the AAS. Graduates will be able to enter a health-related field, or continue their education toward a Bachelor's of Science degree at a four-year university. Note: For students under age 18 there may be restrictions on participating in certain Health Sciences programs. Any student under age 18 must contact the program director/department chair to discuss whether he or she may enroll.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate an appreciation for, and a knowledge of, interrelationships among allied health disciplines.
  • Recognize and articulate an understanding of various cultures as they relate to healthcare.
  • Apply effective skills in the area of communication, analysis, evaluation, critical thinking and problem-solving in healthcare.
  • Demonstrate professional behaviors and attitudes consistent with those in the healthcare professions.
  • Assess community/public health needs and identify strategies for increasing the health of a population.


Formal articulation agreements with other colleges and universities indicate how Sinclair programs and courses will transfer to other institutions.


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Course Title Credits
ALH 1101 Introduction to Healthcare Delivery 2
ALH 1102 Introduction to Basic Healthcare Practice 3
ENG 1101 English Composition I 3
ENG 1201 English Composition II 3
PSY 1100 General Psychology 3
SOC 1101 Introduction to Sociology 3
SCC 1101 First Year Experience 1
Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 3
Technical Electives 27
(MAT 1130 OR MAT 1450 OR MAT 1470) 3 - 4
(CHE 1111 OR CHE 1211 OR CHE 1311) 4 - 5
(BIO 1121 AND BIO 1222 OR BIO 1141 AND BIO 1242) 6 - 8
(COM 2206 OR COM 2211 OR COM 2225) 3
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This information is for planning purposes only. Sinclair College will make every effort to offer curriculum listed above but reserves the right to change, add and cancel curriculum offerings for unforeseen circumstances.