Health Sciences

Welcome to the Health Sciences Division at Gadsden State!

The Health Sciences Division at Gadsden State is a leader in healthcare education by offering degrees and certificates in a wide variety of exciting career choices. Faculty and staff encourage students to become a part of a high-demand industry with a high job placement percentage. Take the opportunity to enter directly into Alabama’s workforce upon graduation and make a difference in the lives of many.

PLEASE NOTE: A background check is required for all of the Health Sciences programs.

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Programs of Study

Programs of study include Dental Assisting, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Emergency Medical Services, Medical Assistant Technology, Medical Laboratory Technology, Nursing, Radiography and the Surgical Operating Room Technician program.


A selective-acceptance program to fast track students applying to a Health Science Program at Gadsden State or planning to complete science requirements before transferring to a four-year university program.