Welcome to UAS Health Sciences
Health Sciences at UAS offers students in Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka entry level training courses and preparatory programs for careers in health care. Students acquire knowledge, skills, and learning opportunities in supportive classroom, laboratory, and clinical environments. Popular courses include those which enable students to sit for state certifications such as Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) training. Students wishing to enter careers such as nursing and radiologic technology can take all of the pre- and co-requisite courses needed for successful application to either in-state or state-wide programs.
- Associate of Applied Science in Health Sciences (AAS)
- Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
- Certificate in Pre-Nursing Qualifications (CPNQ)
- Certificate in Medical Assisting (CMA)
- Certificate in Pre-Radiologic Technology (CPRT)
If you're just starting to explore your options in the field of nursing, begin by viewing the information on Nursing Careers. Not only can you find information on the types of careers in nursing, you can also meet people in the field via YouTube videos. If this is your passion you may wish to take a look at National Scholarships that are available.
CNA Spring Course Applications are available now. Download your Summer 2017 Juneau application here. UAS summer registration begins April 1, 2017. Applications can also be picked up at the TEC Center at 1415 Harbor Way (between Harris and Aurora Harbors).
- 907.796.6577 (Fax)
1415 Harbor Way
- 225-3624 (Fax)
2600 Seventh Avenue