Academics
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
School of Health Sciences Academic Programs

The School of Health Sciences is composed of programs presenting both university-parallel and occupationally-oriented majors, leadin to either an associate degree or certificate.

Graduates from the programs are prepared for professional licensure, university transfer or immediate employment.

Program Type Available
Evening/
Online*
Bereavement Studies Certificate Program can be completed by attending online
Dental Assisting Certificate Program can be completed by attending online
Dental Hygiene A.A.S.  
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Certificate  
Echocardiography Certificate  
Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic A.A.S. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the evening
Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic Certificate Program can be completed by attending entirely in the evening
Invasive Cardiovascular Technology A.A.S.  
Mortuary Science A.A.S.  
Nursing A.A.S. Program can be completed by attending entirely in the evening
Polysomnography A.A.S.  
Radiologic Technology A.A.S.  
Respiratory Care A.A.S.  
Surgical Technology - New Fall 2015 Program! Certificate  
Surgical Technology - New Fall 2015 Program! A.A.S.  

Key to Degrees Earned:
A.A. = Associate in Arts
A.S. = Associate in Science
A.A.S. = Associate in Applied Science
A.O.S. = Associate in Occupational Studies
A description of associate's degrees is available in the College Catalog-Policies and Procedures section.

Program can be completed by attending entirely in the eveningProgram can be completed by attending entirely in the evening.
Program can be completed by attending onlineProgram can be completed by attending online*.

*Note: Some online courses have required on-campus labs and/or proctored exams. With careful planning and by speaking with an advisor, most of the degrees listed below can be completed totally online. Courses also can be transferred from other institutions. However, at least 50 percent of the credits for your degree must be obtained at Hudson Valley Community College. In addition to the programs offered entirely online, a number of programs offer more than 50 percent of their courses online.