Health Science Technology Degree | ECTC

Health Science Technology Degree

associates of applied science
Health Science Technology

Developmental Courses (as needed)

Courses Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/100 2-5  
MAT 55/61 3-4  

General Education Courses

Courses Credit Notes
(BIO 137 Human Anatomy & Physiology I AND
BIO 139 Human Anatomy & Physiology II) OR
BIO 135 Basic Human Anatomy
4-8 BIO 137 and 139 preferred
Grade of C or better required
ENG 101 Writing I 3  
MAT 150 College Algebra (preferred) OR
MAT 110 Applied Mathematics
3 Grade of C or better required
Oral Communications 3  
PSY 110 General Psychology 3  
Social and Behavioral Sciences 3  
Heritage/Humanities 3  
GENERAL EDUCATION SUBTOTAL 25-29  

Technical Courses

Courses Credit Notes
FYE 105 Achieving Academic Success 3 Recommended first semester
Digital Literacy 0-3 Or bypass exam
AHS 115 Medical Terminology OR
CLA 131 Medical Terminology from Greek & Latin OR
MIT 103 Medical Office Terminology
3  
NAA Nursing Assistant Skills I 3  
TECHNICAL COURSES SUBTOTAL 9-12  

Certificates

Students must complete at least three of the following certificates for a minimum of 60 total credit hours for degree.

Courses Credit Notes
Aging Services 18 Certificates are related to the Human Services program
Direct Support Work 15
Psychiatric Mental Health Technician 27
Substance Abuse Recovery Coach 24
Electronic Health Records Specialist 28-30 Certificates are related to the Medical Information Technology program
Hospital Admissions Specialist 30
Medical Coding 22
Medical Receptionist 12
Medical Scribe 28-29
Medical Transcriptionist 24
Medical Unit Coordinator 31
DEGREE TOTAL 60+  

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://kctcs.edu/education-training/course-catalog/2020-2021-KCTCS-Catalog.pdf, pp. 67-71. 
Or KCTCS homepage (kctcs.edu) > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71. 

Updated August 2019