Do you want a career in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, lab research, or statistics? These challenging and rewarding careers are open to those who do well in math and science. And you can begin your studies at NHCC which are taught by expert faculty.
The Biology and Chemistry programs provide a strong foundation for those who are pursuing careers in dentistry, pharmacy, medicine, physician’s assistant, veterinary medicine, marine biology, molecular biology, and other healthcare fields. In addition, a recent study showed that the top three best jobs were careers suited for math majors.
At NHCC, you can earn an AS in Biology, Chemistry, or Math before transferring to a four year institution to earn a Bachelor’s degree. Or you could choose the Chemical Laboratory Assistant Certificate program.
North Hennepin also offers a pathway to earn a Nanoscience Technology degree in partnership with Dakota County Technical College. Please click here to view course matrix.
All science programs allow you to conduct experiments, develop safe and effective hands-on lab skills, and have an option to participate in undergraduate research - NHCC is the only community college in Minnesota that engages students in extracurricular undergraduate research! And graduates may stay on the NHCC campus to complete their four-year degree in Biotechnology and Biochemistry from Minnesota State University-Moorhead.