Sunday, December 21st, 2014

Technical Certificate Health Professions


The Technical Certificate Health Professions is designed to create an entry-level employment opportunity in the areas of Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy, Cardiac Monitor Tech, and Phlebotomy. It is created for students who are seeking a career in the health professions area. Students seeking this degree must be advised and placed in classes by a health professions advisor.

Technical Certificate Health Professions Degree Checklist

General Education ACTS Index Number* 12
ENGL 1013 Composition I ENGL 1013 3
PSYC 2303 General Psychology PSYC 1103 3
MATH 1083 AAS Math for Health Professions (or) 3
MATH 1053 College Algebra MATH 1103 3
CISS 1003 Introduction to Computers CPSI 1003 3
Core 10-12
MEDL 1021 HCP AHA CPR 1*
MEDL 1003 Medical Terminology 3
BIOL 2214 Human A&P I BIOL 2404 4
and
BIOL 2224 Human A&P II BIOL 2414 4
(or)
BIOL 1003 Essentials of A&P I 3
and
BIOL 1013 Essentials of A&P II 3
Emphasis 6-9
EMS
EMPT 1007 EMT Basic 7
(or)
Pre-Nursing
BIOL 2013 Nutrition 3
CNAP 1001 CNA I 1
CNAP 1004 CNA II 4
CNAP 1101 CNA III 1
(or)
Medical Laboratory
MEDL 1333 Phlebotomy 3
BIOL 2234 Microbiology BIOL 2004 4
(or)
Cardiac Monitor Technician
CARD 1001 Introduction to Dysrythmia 1
RESP 2602 Cardiopulmonary A&P 2
RESP 1203 Respiratory Sciences 3
TOTAL HOURS 30

*May be exempt if current AHA CPR certification verified

Any student convicted of a misdemeanor or felony or listed on the LTCF Employment Clearance Registry with a disqualification status due to abuse, neglect, misappropriation of resident property or a disqualifying criminal record must contact the Program Director prior to application to the program.

 

*ARKANSAS COURSE TRANSFER SYSTEM (ACTS)

The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment in the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Course transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as “No Comparable Course.”  Additionally, courses with a “D” frequently do not transfer and institutional policies may vary. ACTS may be accessed on the Internet by going to the ADHE website and selecting Course Transfer (http://adhe.edu). Courses not having an ACTS number may also transfer. Please consult the receiving institution for complete transfer information.