UVU has partnered with Technical Institutions in the state and created a pathway for students who complete a 900-hour certificate program from a Technical Institution to receive credit towards a degree at UVU.

AAS Healthcare Services

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Articulated Institutions

Students who successfully complete one of the following programs from MTECH will be able to receive credit towards the AAS Healthcare Services Degree


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Mountainland TEchnical COllege


  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Radiography Technology
  • Sterile Processing Technician
  • Surgical Technician

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Uintah Basin TEchnical COllege


  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing

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Dixie TEchnical COllege


  • Medical Assisting
  • Practical Nursing

Coursework for AAS

Students who complete an articulated MTECH program will receive 30 credits of HTLH 1900, that apply towards the AAS Healthcare Services degree and can apply towards electives in a BS Degree.

To earn the AAS Healthcare Services degree, students will be required to complete an additional:

  • 17 credits of specific general education
  • 5 credits of core courses
  • 12 credits of healthcare services electives

Degree Advancement

Students who have completed the AAS degree can advance their education at UVU. Some programs that students will continue into include:

  • AS Pre-Professional
  • BS Nursing
  • BS Health Care Administration
  • BS Public Health
  • and many more

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Utilize the specialized knowledge and skills necessary in various health professions.
  2. Develop effective strategies in communicating ethically and culturally sensitive information that engage individuals and communities in the promotion of health policies, programs, and interventions.
  3. Recognize basic anatomy and physiology.

Course Delivery

All courses are may be completed online or face to face.


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