General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences

Start your healthcare education with Austin Community College’s General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences Program. You’ll earn prerequisite credits and lay the groundwork necessary to pursue the Health Sciences major of your choice at ACC or a four-year university.  

Healthcare programs are competitive, and completing ACC’s General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences associate degree can help strengthen your academic resume. The degree transfers to the state’s four-year universities, and earning it will NOT adversely affect your financial aid eligibility.

Note: Because requirements may change, consult the program website to confirm current requirements. Admission to the college does not guarantee entrance into a particular course or program of study.

Pride Points

Small class sizes for individualized learning

More competitive health science candidate

Prepare for transfer degree

Awards & Program Maps


Choose the Award Path That’s Right for You

ACC offers stackable credentials. Certificates prepare you for a career change or career advancement and often include credits that count toward associate degrees. Associate degrees further increase your employability and help you build a strong foundation for university transfer. Learn more.

Explore awards and follow the program maps below to stay on track.

Associate of Science

General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences