Liberal Arts and Sciences: Mathematics and Science - Health Education

Program Information

Degree Type: AS
Program Code: LAMS - HEED
Hegis Code: 5649.00
Degree Worksheet PDF: Download

Health Education Concentration

SUNY Adirondack offers a two-year Liberal Arts and Sciences Associate in Science (AS) degree in Mathematics and Science with a concentration in Health Education. This program awards a two-year AS degree and sets a solid base for students to transfer to a four-year institution. Recommended high school preparation: Biology, chemistry, and four years of math.

Cr. Course Title Course Code
1-2 Freshman Experience HRD100 HRD100A or HRD110
3 Introduction to College Writing ENG101
3 SUNY Gen Ed Basic Communication  ENG102, ENG103, ENG104, ENG105, ENG106, ENG107, ENG108, ENG109 or ENG110
4 Introductory Statistics and Probability MAT127 (Prereq Required)
3-4 SUNY Gen Ed Natural Science lab science BIO103 Principles of Biology recommended
3 Mathematics or Science  CHM103 Principles of Chemistry recommended
3 College Health HED103
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization  
3 SUNY GEN ED American History  
3 General Psychology   PSY101
3 Principles of Sociology SOC101
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities  
4 Anatomy and Physiology I BIO107   (Prereq Required)
4 Anatomy and Physiology II BIO108   (Prereq Required)
3 Human Nutrition NTR111   (Prereq Required)

Mathematics/Science Core (MSC)

Biology: BIO107, BIO108, BIO111, BIO112,   BIO205, BIO212BIO223 (Recommended)

Chemistry: CHM104A,CHM104B, CHM111, CHM112, CHM202, CHM203, CHM204
Computer Science: CIS143, CIS144CIS211
Earth Science: AST113, GEO101, GEO 102GEO102GEO114, GEO 201GEO201GEO202
Engineering: EGR105, EGR106, EGR204, EGR207, EGR208, EGR209, EGR210, EGR211
Mathematics: MAT121, MAT124, MAT125, MAT127, MAT129, MAT131, MAT132, MAT220, MAT223, MAT227, MAT231, MAT232 (Spring Only)

Nutrition: NTR111
Philosophy: PHI203
Physics: PHY111, PHY112

3 Liberal Arts and Sciences

PSY202 Child Psychology, PSY222 Developmental Psychology (Prereq Required) or SOC275 Drugs, Crime and Treatment (Spring only - Prereq Required) recommended

7 Electives BIO115, CRJ101, PED105 or NTR101
64 Minimum credits required for graduation  


Recommended First Year
First Semester
1-2 HRD100, HRD100A or HRD110
3 ENG101
3 SOC101
3-4 SUNY GEN ED Natural Science lab science - BIO103 recommended
3 PSY101
3 Electives - (See Note 1)
Second Semester
3 Mathematics or Science - CHM 103 recommended
3 ENG102 - ENG110
4 MAT127
3 Liberal Arts and Sciences - (See Note 2)
3 Electives - (See Note 1)
Recommended Second Year
Third Semester
3 SUNY GEN ED American History
4 BIO107
3 NTR111
3 SUNY GEN ED The Arts, SUNY GEN ED Foreign Language or SUNY GEN ED Humanities
3 HED103
Fourth Semester
3 SUNY GEN ED Western Civilization
4 BIO108

MSC elective - BIO 223 recommended - (See Note 3)


MSC elective - (See Note 3)

1 Electives - (See Note 1)


  1. Recommended electives are BIO 115, CRJ 101, PED 105 or NTR 101
  2. Recommended electives are PSY 202, PSY 222 or SOC 275 (Spring only)
  3. Mathematics/Science core (MSC) courses shall be selected from the LAMS program layout
The Power of SUNY
Plattsburgh University
Empire State College
Paul Smith's College

Signature Programs