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Health Sciences

Certificate of Proficiency

(9 Semester Credit Hours)

The Certificate of Proficiency in Health Sciences is a course of study that provides the foundation for several programs of study within the Allied Health arena. Credits earned may be applied to other Certificates of Proficiency in Health Science areas, the Technical Certificate in Health Professions, and/or the Associate of Applied Science degree in Cardiovascular Technology-Cardiac Sonography, Health Information Technology, Medical Assisting, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Paramedic/Emergency Medical Services, Physical Therapist Assistant, or Practical Nursing.

Course # Course Name Hours
HSCI 1113  Medical Terminology
Must pass with a "C" or better
HSCI 1123  Human Anatomical Structure I
Must pass with a "C" or better
HSCI 1243  Human Anatomical Structure II
(prerequisite: HIT 1123)
Must pass with a "C" or better
Total Hours   9 

To receive a Certificate of Proficiency, application must be made to the Office of Student Services. Students must be currently enrolled to request a Certificate of Proficiency be awarded.