Board of Governors - Allied Health Concentration

Board of Governors - Allied Health Concentration

The Board of Governors Associate of Applied Science degree is designed to assist adult learners to meet occupational goals, employment requirements, establish professional credentials, or achieve personal goals. This degree provides Mountwest Community & Technical College a mechanism to deliver educational programs to nontraditional students desiring to complete their post-secondary education.

This program is available to nontraditional students who have graduated from high school two or more years prior to enrollment. For those students who earned their GED/TASC certificate, program application must be at least two years from the date their class would have graduated from high school.

This degree requires participants to complete a minimum of 12 credit hours from a regionally accredited institution of higher education of which three (3) credits hours must be earned at Mountwest Community & Technical College with a letter grade of “C” or higher. Students who wish to develop specific job skills in a specific concentration under the Board of Governors degree program must complete 15 credit hours of work in the approved occupational concentration. 

What You’ll Learn
The student who graduates with the Board of Governors Associate of Applied Science with the Allied Health concentration will possess:

  • Ability to work collaboratively in groups;
  • Computer software skills;
  • Communication skills;
  • Critical thinking skills; and
  • Job skills in Allied Health. 

See the current advising sheet for more details. 

Credits Required:  60 hours

Credential Earned:  Associate of Applied Science

The Board of Governors Associate of Applied Science will seamlessly articulate with the West Virginia Board of Regents Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Applied Science degrees.