The healthcare science pre-surgical technology certificate provides students with general core courses that serve as a foundation for further study in a degree level surgical technology program. This is a degree level certificate. (Program Length: 3 Semesters Minimum)
Hospitals and other institutions that have operating room, delivery room, and/or emergency room facilities; government agencies such as Veterans Administration Medical Centers and the Armed Forces; Instrument and Equipment Sales.
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric
MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling
BIOL 2113/L Anatomy and Physiology I/ Lab
ENGL 1102 Literature and Composition
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology
FYES 1000 First Year Experience
BIOL 2114/L Anatomy and Physiology II/ Lab
General Education Area IV *
BIOL 2117/L Introductory Microbiology/ Lab
PSYC 2103 Human Development
ALHS 1090 MedTerm/Allied Health Sciences
34 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION
For the general educational courses noted with an (*), students can select from classes listed on pages 89-90. All associate's degree students are required to take a minimum of 15 general educational course credits. A minimum of one course must be selected from course Area I, Area II, Area III and Area IV.