Department of Health Sciences

The Department of Health Sciences promotes excellence in healthcare education to a diverse student population through credentialed health care programs, which are enriched with support for student success and employability. Within the department we offer many Certificate and/or Associate degree options, including Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Vocational Nursing (VN), Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Paramedic, Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT), Histology (HT), Massage Therapy (MT), and Phlebotomy (PBT). These degrees and certificates are designed for students seeking employment in Health Science related career fields. Employment opportunities in the Health Sciences are expected to rise. A career as a Nurse, EMT, Paramedic, Medical Lab Technician, Histotechnician, Massage Therapist, or Phlebotomist is a challenging and rewarding career field, and one in which there must be a lifelong dedication to learning. We invite you to begin your lifelong journey with an education provided by the Department of Health Sciences at Central Texas College.