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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The deadline to apply for most Health Science programs for Fall entry is June 1. Find applications for each program on their websites.

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, Short Term Certificate)
     EMT Basic (Short Term Certificate)
     EMT Advanced (Short Term Certificate)
     Paramedic (Certificate)
Health Information Technology (AAS)
     Medical Coding (Certificate)
     Medical Scribe Certificate (Certificate)
     Health Information (Short-Term Certificate)
Medical Assistant (AAS, Certificate)
Medical Laboratory Technician (AAS)
     Medical Lab Assistant (Certificate)
     Practical Nursing (Certificate)
     Registered Nursing (AAS, Transfer)
     BSN (UAB/WSCC 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)

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Program Overview

Health Division

Degrees/Awards Offered



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