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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Pre-Allied Health, AS

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Additional information available on the Pre-Allied Health Department website at www.ppcc.edu/degrees-certificates/preallied-health.

Recommended basic skills standards are

The degree options are designed for students applying to programs at four-year schools in Colorado for medical technology and physical therapy. These emphasize physiology, anatomy, chemistry, and physics. Either one or two years may be used for transfer credit to other schools. As specific requirements may vary among different schools, students are encouraged to consult catalogs of the colleges to which they plan to apply. Programs should be planned with academic advisors prior to beginning classes.

Full list of requirements can be found at Associate of Science Degrees, AS .

Written Communication

Six (6) credit hours

Oral Communication

Three (3) credit hours


Three (3) credit hours minimum (credit hours over three [3] will be applied to the electives category).

Suggested Course


Three (3) credit hours

Natural and Physical Sciences

Twelve (12) credit hours


Twenty-one (21) credit hours selected from the AS approved course list can be found at Approved Elective Course List for AS Degrees . Please see your advisor for help choosing your electives

Total Credit Hours: 60

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