Associate of Applied Science in Health Sciences
University of Alaska Southeast

Program Details

The online health science associate degree helps students understand modern health care delivery as they prepare to enter the workforce.  Then continue your career in a variety of professional healthcare and allied health programs, such as nursing, emergency services, and medical assisting.  The curriculum provides a strong foundation in modern health care delivery along with general courses and a science core. 

Customize your degree by choosing between two tracks:

  • Pre-nursing
  • Medical Assisting

The online nature of this online health science degree allows students to successfully balance their education with other responsibilities.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Alaska Southeast is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score