Health Education Concentration
SUNY Adirondack offers a two-year Liberal Arts and Sciences Associate in Science (AS) degree in Mathematics and Science with a Health Education Concentration.
This Concentration provides a foundational education in the necessary sciences with a career in healthcare. This program awards a two-year AS degree and sets a solid base for students to transfer to a four-year institution.
This program prepares students for further education and eventual careers in the fields of:
- medical imaging
- medical technology
- radiation therapy
- respiratory therapy
- nutrition and dietetics
- community health
- health promotion & wellness management
The Mathematics and Science – Health Education Concentration program will help students understand human biology, nutrition and psycho/social human behavior. The program is geared to support students interested in becoming a health educator, public health employee or specialized health professional. In addition, this concentration supports students interested in Nursing but lacking the necessary foundational courses to support a successful application to our Nursing AAS degree program.
SUNY Adirondack offers small class sizes and access to dedicated faculty who have years of experience studying in their fields. Students are able to take a variety of classes that not only meet program requirements but also support a broad range of interests.
CAREER & TRANSFER OPPORTUNITIES
The Mathematics and Science: Health Education Concentration degree is designed to prepare students for transfer to a four-year college or university. SUNY Adirondack maintains articulation agreements for seamless transfer, such as:
- SUNY Cortland
- SUNY Oswego
- SUNY Plattsburgh
- SUNY Upstate Medical University
- Sage Colleges