South College Health Science

Associate of Science in Health Science, Pre-Nursing

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The benefits of earning your health science degree at South College

Degree

Associate of Science in Health Science (Pre-Nursing)


Duration

8 quarters


Location

Asheville, Atlanta, Knoxville, Nashville, Online

The foundation for a career in nursing.

As a nurse, you may serve as a lifeline in your community. Your medical knowledge and passion for healing could help people on the road to recovery and living healthier lives.

There may be no better time to become a nurse than right now, as the job outlook is expected to grow 16 percent between 2014-2024. That’s much faster than the national growth for other occupations. (U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics)

With an Associate of Science in Health Science(Pre-Nursing) degree, you gain the foundational skills and knowledge to apply to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.  Should you decide to take your passions in another direction, opportunities exist for positions in the biological, life, or health sciences fields.

We’re proud to offer an Associate of Science in Health Science (Pre-Nursing) degree for students looking to gain admittance into the Bachelor of Science in Nursing program. At South College, our goal is simple – to graduate nurses who are educated, compassionate, and effective in their pursuit of offering healing and quality care to patients.

 

“I am excited to help facilitate students who desire to “answer the call” in to the nursing profession. Whether it is for the traditional BSN students, or students who have pursued other careers and now wish to engage as an Accelerated BSN student, our faculty are passionate about student success.”

Audrey Auer, Program Chair

There’s a high demand for nurses, and at South Collegeyou can begin by pursuing foundational courses needed for application to the BSN program. Those admitted to the BSN program experience a curriculum that’s designed to challenge and inspire. From our state-of-the-art medical equipment, to our immersive clinical experiences, our goal is to provide students with the academic knowledge, skills, and tools to enable them to be successful in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

Learn the essential skills necessary to becoming a quality healthcare provider. Candidates interested in applying to the Associate of Science in Health Science (Pre-Nursing) program are encouraged to reach out today!

Admissions

Admission is open to those who meet the appropriate criteria.

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Faculty

The nursing faculty at South College is committed to teach, mentor, and guide those enrolled in the program. They come from all backgrounds and experiences to bring you the best education.