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 1110 (Composition I) or its equivalent ENGL 1110Y or Z -- 3 credits
MATH 1170 (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
BCIS 1110 (Introduction to Information Systems) -- 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.
Contact and Advising Information
Information about the medical assistant certificate program is available from the Advisement Center at 505.925.8560 or email@example.com, or the Health Sciences Division 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 FYEX 1110 or equivalent – or place into ENGL 1110;
ACCUPLACER/ACT Minimum Scores: 263+/19+
Course: MATH 099 – or place into MATH 100 or higher;
ACCUPLACER/ACT Minimum Scores: 237+ (Arithmetic)/13+