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Objective:This is a dental health related program. In this program, the student is prepared with the technical skills and practical training necessary for entry level position as a Dental Assistant in a Dental Office or any place where the competence of a Dental Assistant is required.

Graduation Requirements: Minimum of 30.5 semester credit / hours (915 clock hours)
Total: 2 semesters (Program is 45 weeks long)

Course

Title

Credit/Hours

Clock/Hours

DA-201

Computers Skills and Office Procedures

3.5

90

DA-202

Introduction to Dental Profession / Dentistry Law and Ethics

1.0

30

DA-203

Morphology of the Head, Teeth and Oral Cavity

2.5

60

DA-204

Microbiology, Infection Control, OSHA and HIV/AIDS

1.0

30

DA-205

Oral Pathology

1.0

30

DA-206

Pharmacology

1.0

30

DA-207

Emergencies Management

1.5

45

DA-208

Dental Materials

2.0

60

DA-209

Instrumentation and Delivery

3.0

75

DA-210

Dental Specialties and Terminology

3.5

90

DA-211

Dental Radiology

1.5

45

DA-212

Psychology of Human Behavior and Communication Skills

1.0

30

DA-213

Preventive Dentistry

1.0

30

DA-214

Pre – Employment Skills / Work Maturity

1.0

45

DA-215

Expanded Duties

2.0

60

DA-216

Externship

4.0

180

TOTAL:

30.5

915

Objective: In this program, the student is prepared with the technical skills and practical training necessary for entry level positions as a Medical Assistant capable of performing a variety of duties with technical detail and helping the physician in many clinical situations.

Graduation Requirements: Minimum of 32.5 semester credit / hours (915 clock hours)
Total: 2 semesters (Program is 45 weeks long)

Course

Title

Credit/Hours

Clock/Hours

MA-101

Computer Skills and Office Procedures

3.5

90

MA-102

Anatomy and Physiology

2.5

60

MA-103

Medical Terminology

1.0

30

MA-104

Physical Examination. Vital Signs.

2.5

60

MA-105

Microbiology, Infection Control, HIV/AIDS and OSHA

1.0

30

MA-106

Electrocardiography

1.5

45

MA-107

Phlebotomy

5.0

120

MA-108

Minor Office Surgery

2.5

60

MA-109

Administration of Medication

2.5

60

MA-110

Urinalysis

1.0

30

MA-111

Radiology

1.0

30

MA-112

Patient’s Examination and Procedures in Medical Specialties

3.5

90

MA-113

Law and Ethics, Pre-Employment Skills / Work Maturity

1.0

30

MA-114

Externship

4.0

180

TOTAL:

32.5

915

Objective: To train individuals for entry level positions in the field of Patient Care Technician / Home Health Aide / Phlebotomy: teaching them the theory and skills of all aspects of patient care assistance enabling them to have a better chance of obtaining employment in this or related job categories.

Graduation Requirements: Minimum of 30.5 semester credit / hours (915 clock hours)
Total: 2 semesters (Program is approximately 45 weeks long)

Course

Title

Credit/Hours

Clock/Hours

PCT-301

Computer Skills and Office Procedures

3.5

90

PCT-302

Anatomy and Physiology

2.5

60

PCT-303

Medical Terminology

1.0

30

PCT-304

Home Health Aide

2.5

75

PCT-305

Nursing Procedures

3.0

90

PCT-306

Microbiology, Sterilization, OSHA, HIV/AIDS and Domestic Violence

1.0

30

PCT-307

Diet and Nutrition

1.0

30

PCT-308

Basic Emergency Care and Pathology

1.0

30

PCT-309

Alzheimer and Other Dementias

1.0

30

PCT-310

Administration of Medication

1.0

30

PCT-311

Basic Communication Skills and Documentation

1.5

45

PCT-312

Phlebotomy

5.0

120

PCT-313

Electrocardiography

1.5

45

PCT-314

Pre – Employment Skills / Work Maturity

1.0

30

PCT-315

Externship

4.0

180

TOTAL:

30.5

915

Objective: This program is business oriented. It provides theoretical and practical training in business related computer software applications. Graduates will be qualified for entry-level positions such as Word Processing and or data entry operations working in a computerized environment.

Graduation Requirements: Minimum of 35 semester credit / hours (915 clock hours)
Total: 2 semesters (Program is approximately 45 weeks long)

Course

Title

Credit/Hours

Clock/Hours

CBA-501

Operating Systems

2.5

60

CBA-502

Internet and Networking

3.5

90

CBA-502

Word Processing

3.5

90

CBA-502

Databases

3.5

90

CBA-502

Spreadsheet

3.5

90

CBA-502

Business Mathematics

3.5

90

CBA-502

Visual Presentation

3.5

90

CBA-502

General Accounting

3.5

90

CBA-502

Integrated Accounting

3.5

90

CBA-502

QuickBooks

3.5

90

CBA-502

Pre-Employment Skills / Work Maturity

1.0

30

TOTAL:

35

900