Health Division

WSCC offers a variety of options for educational advancement in the healthcare field. You may choose from 14 programs offering degrees and/or certificates. These options were designed to meet a variety of educational goals.

Admission Requirements and Curriculum

Health Division

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Applications to begin Health Science programs for Fall Semester 2024 will be accepted on March 1st - June 1st, 2024, via an online link found on each program's website.

Are you interested in entering a rapidly growing occupation that also rewards you through your service to others? If so, Health Science programs are for you!

Wallace State offers the widest variety of health programs of any community college in Alabama. Each health science program actively seeks national accreditation through its specialty organization to demonstrate the quality of the educational programs. If state or national credentialing is available, the health science program prepares students to take that exam upon program completion.

Programs of Study:

Child Development - AAS, Certificate, (Transfer)
Dental Assisting - AAS, Certificate
Dental Hygiene - AAS 
Diagnostic Imaging - AAS 
     Diagnostic Imaging - AAS
     Radiation Therapy - AAS
Diagnostic Medical Sonography - AAS
     Abdomen/Vascular - AAS
     Cardiovascular Sonography - AAS
     Obstetrics & Gynecology Sonography - AAS
Emergency Medical Services - AAS, Certificate, STC
     EMT Basic - STC 
     EMT Advanced - STC
     Paramedic - Certificate
Health Information Technology - AAS 
     Medical Coding - Certificate
     Medical Scribe Certificate - Certificate 
     Health Information - STC
     Health Informatics - STC
Medical Assistant - AAS, Certificate 
Medical Laboratory Technician - AAS 
     Medical Lab Assistant - Certificate 
     Practical Nursing - Certificate 
     Registered Nursing - AAS, (Transfer)
     BSN (Nursing Joint Enrollment)
Occupational Therapy Assistant - AAS
Physical Therapist Assistant - AAS
Polysomnography - Sleep Lab - Certificate
Respiratory Therapy - AAS, (Transfer)
Sports Medicine - General Studies - AS (Transfer), STC (Transfer)

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Program Overview

Health Division

Degrees/Awards Offered



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