For admission into the Bachelor of Science in Community Health and Wellness program, applicants must meet the general college admissions requirements which include application, application fee, SAT/ACT scores, and submit:

Application Requirements:

  • Official transcripts from all high school and/or post-secondary institutions attended showing evidence of high school or college level Algebra, Geometry, Biology, or Chemistry coursework.   
  • References (using the college Reference Form) from two persons who can attest to the applicant’s professional or academic ability. One must be from either a current supervisor or a prior faculty member.
  • Essays that provide a clear and concise explanation of the applicant’s interest in Cabarrus College and health sciences and evaluates their ability to write and think critically.

Application Deadlines:

Fall Semester – February 1

Spring Semester – October 1

Applications are accepted after the priority deadline until the program is full.


"Community health workers are front-line staff who are trusted members of the communities they serve.  These direct community relationships are vital to improving the health of those that live and work in our community, which is our ultimate mission.  The ability to partner with Cabarrus College and assist with the creation of a community health workforce is directly in line with our organizational goal to work at the community level to improve health outcomes"  - Bonnie S. Coyle, MD - Public Health Director, Cabarrus Health Alliance