Associate of Science in Human Biology

Kirstie E.
Kirstie E. Class of 2018, Military Veteran

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150K ALUMNI WORLDWIDE
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4 WEEK CLASSES
The AS in Human Biology program includes four-week classes.
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Program Overview

On Campus

Gain a solid foundation for continuing intellectual growth and further professional studies leading to a career in nursing or other health science-related fields by earning an Associate of Science in Human Biology (AS-HB) degree. Associate of Science in Biology students planning to transition into a bachelor’s degree or other health-related field should check program requirements prior to completing the AS-HB.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss the social, physiological, and psychological aspects of human behavior at a basic level.
  • Discuss the complexities of human biology on the continuum from the level of organism to the level of organized social being.
  • Use computer technologies to augment productivity, apply statistical procedures and to gain access to multiple informational resource services.
  • Communicate effectively with others using oral, visual, and written methods.

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Why Choose National University?

We’re proud to be a veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 150,000 alumni worldwide.

Four-Week Classes

Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.

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On Campus or Online

Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.

Year-Round Enrollment

Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.

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Attend class onsite at one of over 20 campus locations across California or in Nevada.

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As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.

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Rico M.
Class of 2014, Military Veteran