Are you interested in pursuing a career in human or animal medicine, dentistry or chiropractic care?
Our Pre-Health Professions Program is designed to provide you the first two years of pre-health coursework so that you can transfer your credits to a four-year school and pursue your studies in a health-related field.
What can I do with this in the workforce?
The opportunities in the workforce will vary depending on the direction you choose for your bachelor’s degree. Our program will allow you to transfer your credits and pursue a bachelor’s degree in one of the following specializations:
This program could be perfect for you if you:
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What is HACC’s program like?
As described above, our program is designed for those who want to pursue a career in the medical field. You will gain the specialized knowledge you need to continue your education at a four-year school. By completing our program, you will be able to:
What classes will I take?
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - Med/Dent (pdf)
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - Pharm (pdf)
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - PT (pdf)
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - Vet (pdf)
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - OT (pdf)
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - SLP (pdf)
|Pre-Professional Health Careers Advising Sheet - PA (pdf)
Can I transfer my credits to a four-year college or university?
Absolutely! Our Pre-Health Professions Program is designed to help you seamlessly transfer your credits to a four-year school with no loss of credits. It is important that you select a four-year school as soon as possible because each individual school has its own unique program requirements. Knowing these requirements will help you select the proper courses at HACC.
Your transfer options include:
|Messiah College:||General Studies into Applied Health Science, concentrations in Exsc Sci or Pre-Phys Therapy (pdf)
|Sherman College of Chiropractic:||Pre-Health Professions into Pre-Chiropractic (pdf)
|Slippery Rock University of PA:||Pre-Health Professions into Public Health (pdf)
Does HACC offer scholarships?
Yes! Thanks to the HACC Foundation, scholarships are available. Please visit hacc.edu/scholarships to learn how you can apply.
When can I apply?
You can enroll in the spring, summer and fall. To apply anytime, visit our website. When you submit your application, please include the unique program code 3150. By including this code, you will apply to the correct program.
How can I learn more?
If you want to earn an advanced degree in a healthcare field, we can help you get there. For more information about enrolling in this program, please contact an admissions counselor or contact Melinda Eash, health and public service department chair.