Home Raritan Valley Community College
To best view this page, please turn off Compatibility View.

Academy for Health and Medical Sciences - Curriculum  

Early College Experience

Home   | FAQs  | Curriculum   |  Student and Faculty Profiles  | News   | Apply


The Academy for Health and Medical Sciences is a four-year, accelerated cohort program leading to an Associate Degree in General Science. Courses are taught by Raritan Valley Community College faculty, including professors with doctorates in their fields. Students take classes at either Somerset County Vocational Technical School , RVCC's main campus in Branchburg, or at RVCC's campus at Bridgewater. The complete list of college courses is as follows: 

  • CISY 102 Computer Literacy (3 Credits)
  • ANTH 101 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3 Credits)
  • ANTH 102 Human Origins (3 Credits)
  • BIOL 124/125  Anatomy and Physiology I & II (8 Credits)
  • ENGL 111/112 English Composition I & II (6 Credits)
  • MATH 112/113  Pre-Calculus I & II (6 Credits)
  • BIOL 101/102  General Biology I & II (8 Credits)
  • CHEM 101/102  General Chemistry I & II  (8 Credits)
  • PHIL 106  Current Moral and Social Issues (3 Credits)
  • MATH 151/152  Calculus I & II (8 Credits)
  • PHYS 101/102 General Physics I & II  (8 Credits)
  • MATH 110/111 Statistics I & II (6 Credits) *

*For some students based on teacher recommendation

Download the Four-year Program of Study Curriculum  




“The Academy is hard, the coursework is rigorous and demanding. But the opportunity of this school is too rare to pass up. I feel like I am more prepared for the outside, going to college and preparing for my future.

– Krishna S.,
Class of 2011











Web Study myRV Mobile RVCC LibraryLinked In Instagramfacebook Button Twitter YouTube