Jan 27, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

Health and Exercise Sciences

GRCC students exercising

The Health and Exercise Sciences Pathway is an option for energetic students who have good interpersonal skills, enjoy science, and care about the well-being of others.  Academic programs in this pathway can lead to professions like occupational therapy assistant, nurse, dental hygienist or assistant, and radiologic technologist as well as provide preparation for transfer into programs related to exercise science and health professions such as physician assistant and occupational and physical therapist.  Students interested in Medical, Dental, Veterinary, or Pharmacy School should select the Math, Science, and Engineering Pathway.

Pathway Program

The Pathway Programs are designed to help students who are deciding on their academic and career goals to identify an area of interest. 

Career Programs

Career programs are designed to prepare students for employment or advancement in a specific career field. 

Dental Auxiliaries
NursingGRCC Nursing Students Working on a Patient in the CNA Lab
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Radiologic Technology

Transfer Programs

Transfer Programs are designed to prepare students to transfer to a college or university to complete a bachelor’s degree. 

Exercise Science
Physical Sciences


Need Help Selecting a Career?

Below are two options which can assist with identifing careers and what programs GRCC has to align with these careers:

FOCUS 2 is an online tool that will help you to identify careers based on your personal strengths and interests, as well as additional online career exploration resources. 

Career Coach can help you determine what programs at GRCC best align with your already identified career interests or those identified by using FOCUS 2. This online tool also provides regionally based employment outlook information.