Therapeutic & Diagnostic Services/Phlebotomy

This curriculum is designed to prepare students for careers in the Health Sciences. Students will complete general education courses that provide a foundation for success in nursing and allied health curricula. Students may select a career pathway that will prepare them for an entry level position in health care. Courses may also provide foundational knowledge needed in the pursuit of advanced health science degrees or programs. Graduates should qualify for an entry-level job associated with the program major such as Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT), Medical Assistant, Nurse Aide, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomist, or Massage Therapist dependent upon the selected program major. A program that prepares individuals to obtain blood and other specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Course work includes proper specimen collection and handling, communication skills, and maintaining patient data. Graduates may qualify for employment in hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, and other health care settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians.

Required Developmental Courses


CIS-070

Credits: 1

DMA-010

Credits: 1

DMA-020

Credits: 1

DMA-050

Credits: 1

DMA-065

Credits: 2

Semester 1


ACA-122

Credits: 1

ENG-111

Credits: 3

MED-121

Credits: 3

Anatomy and Physiology Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 2


BIO-169

Credits: 4

COM-231

Credits: 3

HEA-112

Credits: 2

MED-122

Credits: 3

PSY-150

Credits: 3

SOC-210

Credits: 3

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 3


PBT-100

Credits: 6

PBT-101

Credits: 3

PSY-241

Credits: 3

NUR-117

Credits: 2

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected