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Liberal Arts - Health Transfer Pathway Overview

Start your path to a career in the medical field with CVTC's new Liberal Arts – Pre-Professional Health Transfer Pathway. Our program gives you a flexible, affordable way to earn your general education credits and a career-focused foundation to help you easily transition into a health program at a four-year college.

Start with two years of guaranteed transferable credits for a fraction of the cost of a four-year school. Plus, with our Pre-Professional Health Transfer Pathway, you can start taking classes that help with your career right away. Along with your general education courses, you will take Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology, Digital Literacy – Health Care, and more, preparing you for your next step.

Then, take advantage of CVTC's full transfer agreements with many statewide four-year colleges, including UW-Eau Claire, UW-Stout, UW-River Falls, and earn your full bachelor's degree with a healthy amount of savings!

So, Why Should I Start Here, and Go There?

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Save Money

CVTC’s Liberal Arts program has a lower cost per credit than many other regional universities and colleges.

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Small Class Sizes

CVTC offers small class sizes that allow you to get personal, one-on-one attention from our instructors.

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Transfer to a University

Our university partnership agreements guarantee your credits will transfer.

Just the Facts

Liberal Arts - Health Transfer Pathway
60 Credit Associate Degree

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Program Location //
Eau Claire, Menomonie, and River Falls

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Start Dates //
August, January, and June in Eau Claire
August and January in Menomonie and River Falls

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Financial Aid Eligible

Estimated Program Cost 

Term 1

$

3,052

Term 2

$

3,052

Term 3

$

3,052

Term 4

$

3,052

Books

$

2,300

Estimated Total:  $14,508

  Earn credit for prior learning! Do you have previous educational or work experience in the field? You could be eligible to receive credit for prior learning. Explore your options today!

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Program Courses

These are a few of the courses you can take in the Liberal Arts - Health Transfer Pathway program.

General Psychology
The course will encompass all aspects of the field of psychology from basic research to psychological disorders and treatments. This course will explore the areas of psychology through psychological, environmental, and biological perspectives. The course directs the student to be able to understand and analyze human behavior in everyday life. This is a two hundred 200-level psychology course designed to transfer to the university system, and it includes greater emphasis on psychological theory and research as compared with the 100-level Introduction to Psychology course.

Anatomy & Physiology 1
The fundamentals of bodily function are studied at the cellular, tissue, organ, and organ system levels. Integration of physiological function and anatomical structure will be highlighted in the skeletal, integumentary, muscular, nervous, and endocrine systems. This course is the first semester of a two semester sequence designed for students who wish to transfer to a four year institution.

Medical Terminology
This course focuses on the component parts of medical terms: prefixes, suffixes, and word roots. Students practice formation, analysis, and reconstruction of terms. Emphasis on spelling, definition, and pronunciation. Introduction to operative, diagnostic, therapeutic, and symptomatic terminology of all body systems, as well as systemic and surgical terminology.

Liberal Arts Transfer Pathways

Interested in college but unsure what you want to major in? Start here. Go there! CVTC’s Liberal Arts Transfer Program offers a general Liberal Arts pathway or four specialized pathways to get you going on your educational journey. Choose from Education, Health, STEM/Engineering, or Business.

Liberal Arts Transfer Program

If you're unsure where to start, start with the generals! English Composition, College Algebra, General Psychology, and many more gen ed courses are offered through this program. It's the perfect starting point as you decide on your career path. // Explore the Liberal Arts Transfer Program

Business Transfer Pathway  

Along with your general education courses, you will take Statistics, Accounting, Business Law, Marketing Principles, and more, getting you ready for your next step.

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Education Transfer Pathway  

Along with your general courses, you will also take Child Development, Behavior Management, Equity in Education, and more, preparing you for success at your next step.

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Engineering/STEM Transfer Pathway  

Along with your general education courses, you will Solid Modeling I, CAD Basic, and Engineering Economy, and more, getting you ready for your next step.

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Health Transfer Pathway  

Along with your general education courses, you will take Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology, Digital Literacy – Health Care, and more, preparing you for your next step.

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EXPLORE YOUR OPTIONS

Transfer Credits to Other Institutions

Did you know you can transfer your CVTC credits to another institution to continue your education? CVTC has partnership agreements with other institutions which provide an easy way to identify which credits will transfer. Other classes may transfer, but please verify with the transfer coordinator at the college or university to which you plan to transfer.

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Related Programs & Certificates

Whether you're looking to continue your learning to another program or to gain continuing education credit, CVTC offers a variety of learning opportunities for students.
 

Continue Your Learning

CVTC can help you achieve your learning goals whether you are looking to advance your career or enrich your personal life.

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  Unsure of which program you'd like to go into? Learn more about our Career Assessment to help narrow down your options.