Minnesota State College Southeast
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Health Science Broad Field AS

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Health Science Broad Field AS Degree - General Requirements

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  1. A minimum of 60 semester credits.
  2. A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0.
  3. A minimum cumulative MnTC GPA of 2.0.
  4. A minimum of 20 semester credits applied toward the degree must be taken at Minnesota State College Southeast.
  5. Completion of the specific degree requirements below:


Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MnTC) Requirements - A minimum of 40 credits to complete all 10 goal areas. A MnTC course may satisfy more than one goal area, however, the credits only count once. TOTAL minimum credits to complete the MnTC ten goal areas: 40 credits

Required Minnesota Transfer Curriculum Courses (40 credits)

Goal 1 Communication

  • ENGL 1215 College Writing I (3 credits)
  • College Speech OR Interpersonal Communications (3 credits)
  • ENGL 2525 College Writing II (3 credits)

Goal 3 Natural Science

  • BIOL1226 Nutrition (3 credits)
  • CHEM2518 General, Organic, Biochemistry (4 credits)

Goal 4 Mathematical/Logical Reasoning

  • MATH1220 College Algebra (3 credits)

Goal 5 History and the Social and Behavioral Sciences

  • PSYC1110 Intro to Psychology (3 credits)
  • PSYC1115 Lifespan (3 credits)
  • SOCS1110 Intro to Sociology (3 credits)

Goal 6 The Humanities and Fine Arts

  • HUMA1125 Moral Problems/Ethics (3 credits)
  • HUMA1445 Women's Studies (3 credits)
  • SPAN1230 Hispanic Culture (3 credits)

Goal 7 Human Diversity (1 course, 3 cr)

Goal 8 Global Perspectives (1 course, 3 cr)

Goal 9 Ethical and Civic Responsibility (1 course, 3 cr)

Goal 10 People and the Environment

  • BIOL1201 Intro to Biology (4 credits)

Career Focus Credits for Health Science Broad Field AS Degree (20 credits)

  • INSP1525 Career & Education Planning (1 credit)
  • Computer Course (3 credits)
  • MATH1230 Statistics (3 credits)
  • MEDS1110 Medical Terminology (2 credits)
  • BIOL2515 Anatomy & Physiology I (4 credits)
  • BIOL2516 Anatomy & Physiology II (4 credits)
  • BIOL2531 Microbiology (3 credits)

Estimated Costs for this Major

Approximate Tuition/Fees: $11,674
Minimum Tool Cost: N/A
Books/Supplies: $2,000
Estimated Total: $13,674

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