Pulaski Technical College: two year community college in central Arkansas

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Associate of Applied Science: Allied Health

Pulaski Technical College offers an Associate of Applied Science in Allied Health with six different options, in partnership with local health care providers. A total of 61-72 credit hours are required, depending upon the option completed. All options have 19 hours of general education coursework to be completed. The remaining hours are completed in the allied health program and related coursework.

Each qualifying allied health program is independently operated and requires separate application and qualifications. No guarantee of selection into an allied health program is made by declaring for the AAS Allied Health degree. Students will not be classified for this degree until meeting the enrollment requirements of the degree. Students are required to earn 15 credit hours with PTC in order to qualify for graduation. (These hours can come from elective credit.) Students are required to meet with the degree advisor each semester for registration.

Qualifying allied health programs include:

Degree Options:

The following certificate programs are offered at Baptist Health Schools Little Rock—School of Allied Health and may be transferred to PTC in order to complete the degree.

The Anesthesia Technology program is offered in partnership with Arkansas Children’s Hospital Department of Anesthesiology. Please visit the program page for more information.

The PTC Dental Assisting program is a certificate. Graduates of the program may complete the general education courses in the Allied Health program of study to earn a degree.

The Radiography program is offered in partnership with St. Vincent’s Infirmary School of Radiologic Technology. Please visit the program page for more information.

General Education Requirements:

Course Code Title
ENGL 1311 Composition I
ENGL 1312 Composition II
MATH 1302 College Algebra
CIS 1103 Computer Concepts
PSYC 2300 Psychology and the Human Experience
BIOL 1411 Structure and Function of the Human Body

Certain options within this program of study include required summer courses and special program fees beyond current tuition and college fees.

Application and Advising:

Degree Plan (PDF)

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