Health Care Specialist Technical Certificate (CIP# 0351070102)
The Health Care Specialist program is the perfect place to begin your health care career. This short certificate is designed to prepare students for employment as entry-level assistants in health care services settings while exploring pathways to a nursing, allied health, or transfer-focused associate's degree.
This program is for individuals who are currently employed in the health field or seeking employment in entry-level positions in doctor's offices, hospitals, pharmacies, clinicals, and community health organizations. The content includes college credit coursework for associate degree completion, along with an introduction to organizational structure of health care facilities, legal aspects of health care, communication skills and employability skills.
Students are strongly encouraged to meet with our highly experienced Health Career advisors right away to ensure that you are on the right path for success. Make an appointment today by contacting our advisors in the Advising Center by selecting the Allied Health Programs area.
Your Career Program Advisor contact information can be found in Atlas. Log into Atlas, click on the Courses tab, and check your Academic Profile information to find a link to your Advisor.