2014-2015 Catalog

Health Sciences and Pre-Professional Programs

Health Sciences offers programs of study in nursing, practical nursing, nursing assistant, and pre-professional careers. Students may receive a certificate and/or Associate Degree after completing the necessary credits required by each individual program and college for graduation.

Enrollment in the Nursing programs are limited in numbers and is consistent with accrediting agency requirements. The admission requirements for the Nursing Program is listed along with suggested program of study. Nursing program opportunities are available in select outreach sites.

Pre-professional programs in radiology, dental hygiene, dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, and physical therapy are also offered. Students may begin these programs at Western and then transfer to another institution. Students are encouraged to contact those institutions for transfer information.