2016-2017 Course Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Dec 11, 2023  
2016-2017 Course Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Healthcare Science: Pre-Cardiovascular / Pre-Echocardiography Certificate

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Program Description

The healthcare science pre-cardiovascular certificate provides students with general education courses that serve as a foundation for further study in the degree level cardiovascular and echocardiography programs. This is a degree level certificate. (Program Length: 2 Semesters Minimum)

Employment Opportunities

A variety of entry level positions are available in a wide range of health care settings such as hospitals, rehabilitation and assisted living facilities, and home health care agencies.


Essential General Education Core Courses (15 Credits)

Area I - Language/Arts/Communication

Area II - Social/Behavioral Sciences

Area III - Natural Sciences/Mathematics

(Choose ONE of the following)

Area IV - Humanities/Fine Arts

(Choose ONE of the following)

Essential Technical and Occupational Courses:

Pre-Cardiovascular/Echocardiography Tech Concentration (21 Credits)


Total Hours: 36



Some courses in the concentrations may have additional prerequisites not listed in the curriculum. Please refer to individual course descriptions for further information. BIOL 0093  may be recommended before enrolling in BIOL 2113 .

Suggested First Semester classes:

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