This program combines the skills and competencies taught in CNA 101L (Nursing Assistant), PBT 101L/102L (Phlebotomy Technician) and HCHS 111 (Medical Terminology), with English, Mathematics and Computer Science.
ENGL 110 (Accelerated Composition), 112 (Composition II), or 113 (Enhanced Composition) -- 3-4 credits
MATH 115 (Technical Mathematics) -- 3 credits
CNA 101L (Nursing Assistant) -- 8 credits
PBT 101L (Phlebotomy Technician) -- 8 credits
PBT 102L (Phlebotomy Technician Clinical) -- 4 credits
HCHS 111 (Medical Terminology) -- 3 credits
CS 150L (Computing for Business Students) -- 3 credits
Total Credits: 32
Career and educational advancement opportunitiesStudents completing the required courses will be employable in clinics and medical offices with opportunity for career advancement in the healthcare field.
Information about the medical assistant certificate program is available from the Advisement Center at 505.925.8560 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or the Community Education Program at 505.925.8970.
Students must meet prerequisites by achievement of minimum placement scores on the ACCUPLACER or ACT or through completion of course work.
Course: ENGL 100 and UNIV 101 or equivalent – or place into ENGL 110;
Credit Hours: 4 and 3; ACCUPLACER/ACT Minimum Scores: 166+/19
Course: MATH 099 – or place into MATH 100 or higher;
Credit Hours: 4; ACCUPLACER/ACT Minimum Scores: 57-101 (Arithmetic)/16