Health Science Certificate

Area: Health Science Certificate

Length: Two semesters (30 credits)

Purpose: The Health Science Certificate is designed to create a pathway into a Health related Profession. Successful completion of this certificate will strengthen the academic record of students applying for the Nursing Program, Dental Hygiene Program, Surgical Technology, Practical Nursing as well as future Health related programs.

Occupational Objectives: creates a pathway into a health related profession; such as, Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Emergency Medical Services, Phlebotomy, Surgical Technology, Medical Billing and Coding,or Medical Secretary.

Program Requirements: The Health Science Certificate consists of 30 credits and serves as a guide for preparing the student to enter a health professions program.

Course #Title Credits
Total 30
SDV 101 Orientation to Health Professions 1
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
BIO 141 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO 142 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
BIO 150 Microbiology 4
Electives 14

Electives: selected from PSY 230, SOC 200, SOC 207, MTH 126, PHI 200, PHI 227, CST 100, HIM 111, HLT 130.

Last modified: 2010-11-05 11:33:13