General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences


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Welcome to the General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences Program

Nurse? Paramedic? Sonographer? Veterinary tech? Wherever your healthcare career is headed, it can begin in Austin Community College’s General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences Program. Because health sciences is a select-admissions area of study, you must first complete requirements and be accepted into one of our programs before you can declare it as a major. The General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences Program allows you to declare a Health Sciences major while you pick up crucial skills and prerequisite credits that prepare you to apply to your chosen program. Learn more by following the links below.

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General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences Updates

  • Mythbusting: COVID-19 Vaccines

    ACC Support Center and Student Life will be hosting a Mythbusting: COVID-19 Vaccines information session featuring healthcare experts Dr. Nina Almasy and Dr. John Nation.

    Please mark your calendars to hear details about COVID-19 vaccines and to get your lingering questions answered. Join us on Wednesday, July 14 at 12 noon at this Zoom link.

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  • Free PCR Testing for Students & Faculty

    Free PCR Testing for COVID-19 is available to students and faculty at the following links:

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  • TEAS Testing Requirements for Health Sciences Applicants

    A TEAS Exam score is required to apply to the following programs: Dental Hygiene, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiology, and Vocational Nursing.

    If you are not applying to one of the programs above, then you are not required to take the TEAS Exam at this time. Please refer to the Application Process page for your program to see all application requirements.

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