Applied Health Sciences

The Applied Health Sciences program is uniquely positioned to allow students to combine courses from the university curriculum with specific Associate of Applied Sciences (AAS) degrees from accredited community colleges.

Students who have completed AAS degrees in the following health-related fields may qualify for the two-plus-two Applied Health Sciences program:

  • Dental Assisting
  • Health Information Technology
  • Medical Assistant
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Surgical Technology

This tool should only be used as a guide — remember to meet with your academic adviser, Career Services and/or faculty to determine appropriate career options.

  • My future career:

    Health Information Technician

  • My future career:

    Medical Assistant

  • My future career:

    Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • My future career:

    Physical Therapy Assistant

  • My future career:

    Respiratory Therapist

  • My future career:

    Surgical Technologist

  • Additional Considerations

    Some careers may require additional education. See your academic adviser for more information.

    OU's pre-professional website is a great resource to learn more about careers in the health field.