Technical Certificate in Pre - Allied Health

The Technical Certificate in Pre - Allied Health is awarded after the successful completion of a rigorous 27 credit hour curriculum required for admission into the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Nursing (LPN/Paramedic to RN). A grade of "C" or better must be earned in each course listed in the curriculum. In order to receive the Technical Certificate in Pre - Allied Health a student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.00.

Technical Certificate in Pre-Allied Health Curriculum (27 Credit hours)
English (6 credit hours) Prerequisites
ENGL 1113 Composition I Academic Reading/Basic Writing
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = ENGL 1013
ENGL 1213 Composition II Composition I
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = ENGL 1023
       
Communications (3 credit hours)  
DATA 1123 Fundamentals of Information Technology Pass the Keyboarding Entrance Exam
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = CPSI 1003
       
Mathematics (3 credit hours)  
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RNUR 2113 Math for Nursing* Completion of First Semester Practical Nursing that includes Medical Terminology and Basic Nursing Math or Licensed Practical Nurse or Paramedic.PN License or Paramedic Registration
MATH 1143 College Algebra Intermediate Algebra
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = MATH 1103
MATH 1153 Mathematics for Liberal Arts Intermediate Algebra
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = MATH 1003
*This course is offered and administered through the College's Allied Health Division. Please contact the Allied Health division chair regarding this course. This course will not transfer to a four‐year degree in nursing.
       
Life Science (12 credit hours)  
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BIOL 2224 Anatomy & Physiology I Academic Reading/Basic Writing
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = BIOL 2404
BIOL 2234 Anatomy & Physiology II Anatomy and Physiology I
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = BIOL 2414
BIOL 2244 Microbiology Anatomy and Physiology I OR Biology
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = BIOL 2004
       
Social Science (3 credit hours)  
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PSYC 1113 General Psychology OR Academic Reading
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = PSYC 1103

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