Prepare for a Career in Caring

As many as 1 in every 4 new jobs over the next decade are expected to be in healthcare, making it one of the country’s fastest-growing career fields. As the area’s No. 1 trainer of healthcare professionals, Austin Community College's Health Sciences Area of Study is proud to equip our students for the important work that lies ahead—for a cost that is considerably lower than other institutions.

Credit Programs

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Diagnostic Medical Imaging-Radiology
  • Emergency Medical Services Professions
  • General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences
  • Health Information Technology
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Pre-Med
  • Sonography
  • Surgical Technology
  • Veterinary Technology

Continuing Education Programs

  • Advanced Activity Director
  • Aromatherapy
  • Certified Nurse Aid
  • Dental Assisting
  • Health Information Technology
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Billing-Certified Coding Specialist
  • Medical Office Support
  • Medication Aide Permit
  • Nurse Re-Entry LVN Series
  • Nurse Re-Entry RN Series
  • Ophthalmic Assistant
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Reflexology
  • Veterinary Clinical Assistant Certificate

Specialized Programs

  • Pre-Health Science Institute
  • RN-to-BSN Program

Highlights in this Area of Study

Concordia Connect 3+1 - Career-tech majors can take the co-enrollment path to a bachelor’s degree.

RN-to-BSN Program - The program can be completed in as little as 12 months and will put you in the running for leadership positions.

Pre-Health Science Institute - Healthcare in your future? Start in our Pre-Health Sciences community.

First Day Classes - Register for classes that deliver discounted digital texts on day one.

All Areas of Study

Arts, Digital Media & Communications Business Computer Science & Information Technology Culinary, Hospitality & Tourism Design, Manufacturing, Construction & Applied Technologies Education Health Sciences Liberal Arts Public & Social Services Science, Engineering & Math

Program taught in:
  • English
Last updated March 19, 2019
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Sep 2019
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