Are you considering a career in medicine or a related field? At Hesston College, you will receive the personal attention and solid academic preparation that will take you where you want to go.
How will Hesston College prepare me for future studies?
Hesston College offers an associate of science degree, a degree program that ensures ease of transfer into the four-year college or university of your choice. The associate of science degree is especially designed to fulfill the primary sequence of courses required for subsequent upper-level pre-medicine courses.
In addition, you will complete a range of liberal arts courses, course work that provides a broadly based educational foundation. The liberal arts courses are similar to and meet most introductory general education courses at four-year institutions. After two years, you will have completed at least 60 college credit hours to earn the associate of science degree.
The medical profession is grounded in science and can appear cold to those who are ill. The small classes, close attention and caring attitude of the professors during my early academics at Hesston College has helped me focus on the ill person instead of merely the illness.”
–Chris Alliman, M.D., Hesston College Class of 1995
What courses will I take?
As a pre-medicine major, you can choose courses from the following offerings: Cell Biology, Botany, Zoology and Microbiology. Take a moment to review Hesston's pre-medicine program of study for the associate of science degree.
But that’s not all. As a Hesston College pre-medicine major, you have opportunities to serve as a tutor and departmental assistant, privileges normally reserved for upperclassmen at most schools
Why should I choose Hesston Copllege
Hesston College is a two-year liberal arts college located in south central Kansas. With a student-faculty ratio of 10:1, classes are generally small. Instructors pay attention to you and to your education. They are available to work with you individually, helping you to achieve your educational goals.
At Hesston, we strive to make a college education affordable for every student. Ninety percent of the student population receives some financial aid. Scholarships are awarded based on high school academic performance and ACT/SAT scores. Federal financial aid and some Hesston College grants are awarded on the basis of need.
But you’ll do more than learn in the classroom. Hesston College cares about you, the student, providing opportunities that nurture your spiritual, cultural and interpersonal growth, opportunities that prepare you to live in today’s and tomorrow’s world.