Health Care Assistant HA21

The Health Care Assistant Certificate of Credit is a program that provides academic foundations at the diploma level in communications, mathematics, and human relations, as well as technical fundamentals. Program graduates are trained in the underlying fundamentals of health care delivery and are well prepared for employment and subsequent upward mobility.

* Students must complete one of the listed specializations

Entrance Requirements

  • Submit a completed application;
  • High School diploma or equivalent required: Yes
  • Age Requirement: 16
  • Submit official high school/high school equivalent transcripts, if applicable;
  • Submit official college transcripts, if applicable;
  • Satisfy Placement Testing requirements.

Basic Skills and Occupational Courses — 22 Hours

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Minimum Basic Skills and Occupational Courses Credit Hours:
22

Nursing Specialization BNS1 — 8 Hours

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Minimum Nursing Specialization BNS1 Credit Hours:
8

Phlebotomy Specialization 8PS1 — 8 Hours

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Minimum Phlebotomy Specialization 8PS1 Credit Hours:
8

Medical Assisting Specialization 8MA1 — 8 Hours

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Minimum Medical Assisting Specialization 8MA1 Credit Hours:
8

Medical Office Support Specialization 8M31 — 11 Hours

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Minimum Medical Office Support Specialization 8M31 Credit Hours:
11

Surgical Technology Specialization 8ST1 — 17 Hours

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Minimum Surgical Technology Specialization 8ST1 Credit Hours:
17
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation:
30

Overview

Program

Type

Technical Certificate of Credit

Location(s)

Alma, Baxley, Golden Isles, Hazlehurst, Jesup, Waycross