General Technology - Patient Care Technician

Graduates of the Patient Care Technician program must complete the following courses to earn an Associate in Applied Science with a major in General Technology. The minimum total credit hours required is 62-63.

Required Courses

 

GENERAL EDUCATION Credit Hours
ENG 101 English Composition I or ENG 165 Professional Communications 3.0
  Mathematical Requirement 3.0
  Any Mathematics or Lab Science 3.0/4.0
  Any Social/Behavioral Science 3.0
  Humanities/Fine Arts 3.0
     
Subtotal   15.0/16.0
     
REQUIRED CORE SUBJECT AREAS  Credit Hours
AHS 144 Phlebotomy Practicum 5.0
AHS 152 Health Care Procedure II 6.0
AHS 163 Long-Term Care 5.0
AHS 170 Fundamentals of Disease 3.0
AHS 177 Cardiac Monitoring Applications 4.0
     
Subtotal   23.0
     
SECONDARY SPECIALTY Credit Hours
Option A: 12 credit hours from AHS 116, AHS 155, AHS 161, AHS 180 or AHS 205  
Option B: 12 credit hours from ACC 101, BUS 101, MGT 101, MGT 150, MGT 201, MKT 101, MKT 110 or MKT 130  
     
Subtotal   12.0
     
OTHER COURSES REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION Credit Hours
AHS 102 Medical Terminology 3.0
CPT 101 Introduction to Computers 3.0
PSY 203 Human Growth and Development 3.0
SPC 205 Public Speaking 3.0
     
Subtotal   12.0
     
Total Credit Hours   62.0/63.0