Lincoln Christian University offers the AS in Science to prepare Christians with an interest in careers in a medical or science related fields. The program provides students with a strong foundation in the biological sciences, while at the same time nurturing their Christian growth and spiritual development. Students with an AS in Science can transfer to a 4-year university to earn a bachelor’s in science or train for a career in an allied health profession. A myriad of career paths exist within the allied health field, such as physical and occupational therapy, medical technicians, pharmacy assistants, and imaging specialists, just to name a few. The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects employment in these occupations to grow 18% by 2026, adding about 2.4 million new jobs. , https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Students are strongly encouraged to look closely at the requirements of their target transfer school and pay attention to these requirements when selecting courses.
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Upon graduation, students will:
1. Demonstrate the core knowledge base in anatomy, physiology, chemistry, microbiology, and nutrition needed to provide a foundation for additional education.
2. Demonstrate problem solving skills and the ability to apply knowledge to new situations to seek solutions.
3. Demonstrate the ability to serve in the community and church.