Cost per credit: $191
Earn the skills to make an impact in the rapidly growing global health care industry.
The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Healthcare Studies degree from Finger Lakes Community College gives you the knowledge and hands-on training you'll need to thrive in today's exciting and evolving field of healthcare.
This degree program puts you on the path to a four-year degree in a wide range of health fields. Your coursework covers both general education requirements as well as specific classes in healthcare that will enable you to explore your academic interests. Classes such as Sports Nutrition and Human Services in Contemporary America will expand your understanding of the role of health and healthcare in society.
You'll also have the opportunity to take a variety of electives, including Microbiology, Physiology of Exercise, Sports Nutrition, Human Services in Contemporary America, and Pathophysiology.
Healthcare management is one of the country’s fastest growing job markets with jobs expected to grow 18% by 2026 as employers look to fill tens of thousands of new positions. With concentrations in Microbiology, Physiology of Exercise, Sports Nutrition, and more, this program prepares students for continued education in a four-year degree program within a wide range of health-related fields.