Health Science Meta-Major

Meta majors are categories of interest designed to help students focus on academic pathways aligned with intended careers and transfer programs. Meta-majors, sometimes referred to as career clusters or communities of interest, group individual majors under a larger academic umbrella. These programs help you make connections between your studies and different career tracks. You will also have set schedules depending on your meta-major.

The Meta Major for Health Science represents interest in the following majors: Dental Hygiene, Radiology, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Med Lab Tech, Fire Science, and Paramedic. However, it is not limited to these majors.

Health Science Meta-Major

First Semester

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
BIO-168 Human Anatomy & Physiology I w/Lab
4.0
ENG-XXX English Course based on Placement
3.0-4.0
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology
3.0
SDV-108 College Experience for Health Science Majors
1.0
CHM-110 Introduction to Chemistry
3.0
CHM-111 Introduction to Chemistry Lab
1.0
 
Total Hours: 15.0-16.0

Second Semester

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ENG-XXX English Course based on Placement
3.0-4.0
BIO-173 Human Anatomy & Physiology II w/Lab
4.0
HSC-113 Medical Terminology
2.0
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology
3.0
HUM-XXX Humanities Elective
3.0
 
Total Hours: 15.0-16.0

Advisor

Megan Grove (Advisor)
515-574-1004
grove_m@iowacentral.edu