The Pre-Health Sciences major is an Associate of Arts Degree program that prepares students to apply for health-related programs at CNM, as well as to 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 Emergency Medical Services.
Educational Option Information
This educational option can be completed:
Part-time or full-time
This program can be started:
Primary course location:
Are there any other additional requirements that apply to this educational option?
A felony conviction will not prevent entry into the program or employment; however, it may limit available employment opportunities.
Individual courses associated with this program may require students to purchase additional materials.
Career and Educational Opportunities
An associate degree is an important milestone for students pursuing either a baccalaureate degree or graduate degree. Core requirements for the baccalaureate are met through completion of the CNM Associate of Science degree.
This particular concentration prepares students for transfer into a 4-year Emergency Medical services degree program. Students from CNM 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 Advisor to plan for transfer.
Associate of Arts in Pre-Health Sciences, Concentration in Pre-Emergency Medical Services 62-63 credit hours
This information is meant to serve as a general guide for students intending to major in Emergency Medical Services at UNM.*** Specific requirements for transfer will vary from school to school. It is the student’s responsibility to contact the four year transfer school to confirm specific admission and degree requirements.