The Pre-Health Sciences major is an Associate of Arts Degree program that prepares students for transfer to UNM or other four-year degree programs in numerous health-related fields. It fulfills the general education core courses for 4-year degrees required by the state of New Mexico and the University of New Mexico core curriculum.
This two-year program is designed to prepare students to transfer to a 4-year degree program in Medical Laboratory Sciences.
Individual courses associated with this program may require students to purchase additional materials.
Career and Educational Opportunities
This program is designed to meet the requirements for an Associate of Arts degree and to prepare the student to continue studies at a 4-year college or university.
Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.
Students from CNM seeking a baccalaureate degree should always refer to the catalog of their intended transfer institution for admission, program, course, and graduation requirements. College catalogs are generally available online. Students should also consult an Academic Coach in planning their academic progress.
Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites
Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA, placement exam scores, or specific course work.