Healthcare Technician

Technical Certificate of Credit

Chrystal Taylor
(731) 424-3520 ext 50330

Program and Career Description

The Healthcare Technician Program is designed for students pursuing a career in the medical field who desire added certifications to enable them to enter the job market equipped with multiple skills. Students in this program will focus on the objectives required to become certified as Clinical Medical Assistants, EKG Technicians and Phlebotomy Technicians. PCTs work in hospital, clinic and home health care settings.

Program Requirements

PLBT 1300 Phlebotomy
PLBT 1301 Phlebotomy Clinical I (eligible for Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT))
AHSC 1310 EKG/Soft Skill (eligible for EKG Technician (CET))
AHSC 1320 Clinical Medical Assistant I
AHSC 1330 Clinical Medical Assistant II
AHSC 1340 Clinical Medical Assistant Clinical (eligible for Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA))
Six (6) credit hours of Guided Health Science electives

Admission Requirements

  • Be admitted to the college.  See Admission Requirements
  • Must have completed credit in college level course OR have ACT minimum subscores: Reading 19; English 18; Math 19 OR acceptable placement test scores OR have successfully completed all learning support competencies (if applicable)

Gainful Employment Disclosure