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Health Science Code: 221-190-01 Catalog Year: 2014-2015
Career Studies Certificate   Offered through AL, AN, ELI, LO, MA, WO, MEC
  Courses Credits
One Year
1BIO 141 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
1BIO 142 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
5___ Elective 4
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
HIM 111 Medical Terminology I 3
3___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
4MTH 151 Math for Liberal Arts I 3
2___ Social Science Elective 3
SDV 101 Orientation to Health Professions 1
Total 28
Total credits for the Health Science Career Studies Certificate=28

1 BIO 141-142 must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher. Students preparing for entry to competitive placement programs (Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, and Radiography) must earn a grade of "B" or higher.

2 See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives.

3 See humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives.

4 MTH 151 or higher-level math course.

5 Electives may be chosen from general education program requirements and/or open enrollment major course headings. Students preparing for enty to the following programs may wish to consider these courses:

Dental Hygiene BIO 205 - General Microbiology
Diagnostic Medical Sonography DMS 100 - Introduction to DMS
Diagnostic Medical Sonography PHY 101 - Introduction to Physics
Health Information Management CST 229 - Intercultural Communication
Medical Laboratory Technology CHM 111 - College Chemistry I
Radiography RAD 105 - Introduction to Radiology, Protection and Patient Care
Respiratory therapy RTH 120 - Fundamental Theory for Respiratory Care