Health Science Technology

Interested in becoming a multi-skilled healthcare worker?

Health Science Technology (HST) is designed to prepare students for entry-level career opportunities in the field of health care and health-related services. Many of the general education and core courses are required courses for completion of varied professional health programs, providing a seamless transition into a selective admission program.

Students awaiting admission to a selective admission program (Clinical Laboratory Technician, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nursing, Physical Therapist Assistant, Radiography, and Surgical Technology) will be placed in the Health Science Technology degree option.  Check out our flyer.

Credential Opportunities

    ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN APPLIED SCIENCE

    CERTIFICATES

Following is a list of certificates that can be obtained through the Health Science Technology pathway. Please note that these certificates reside in other programs such as Nursing, Medical Laboratory Technician, Phlebotomy, Pharmacy, and Medical Information Technology.

Length of Program

This program can be completed in four (4) semesters.

Admission Requirements

Admission to certificate courses (nursing, phlebotomy, pharmacy) requires students to meet the minimum requirement for enrollment. You may also consult WKCTC general admission requirements. 

Screening Requirements

Prior to clinical attendance in any course students are required to provide documentation of required immunizations, background check and drug screens as a requirement for clinical agencies.

More Information

Please refer to frequently asked questions.

Contact Information

Claudia Stoffel
Program Coordinator HST
claudia.stoffel@kctcs.edu
270-534-3481

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