Technical Studies : Health Care Professional
Why study Technical Studies : Health Care Professional?
Students working towards a degree in Technical Studies with a concentration in Health Care Professional: Medical Assisting and Coding are cross trained to provide more than one function, often in more than one discipline with a focus in Healthcare. In addition to offering specialized training opportunities, this associate degree program gives you foundational knowledge in science, patient management, computer skills and communication that is required of all allied health professionals.
You need a high level of concern for the well-being of others, cultural sensitivity and the ability to communicate well. You should be detail-oriented, dedicated and responsible, and for some concentrations selected you might also have to have a high degree of tolerance for blood, and other bodily fluids.
This program is open to all students with a high school diploma or GED and the desire to succeed in college. Although admission is open, students accepted into the program must meet the academic standards of the program to advance to upper levels of study.
As a first-year student, you will need to take an English and mathematics placement test if you have not obtained the minimum ACT/SAT score required for exemption. These tests do not affect your admission; however, the results are essential for your proper placement in classes. You must complete placement tests before you register for English or mathematics courses. All placement tests are given free of charge.
With skills to perform more than one occupational role, students with a degree in Technical Studies: Health Care professional are highly marketable. Graduates may find themselves working in a variety of environments including:
- Acute care hospitals
- Sub-acute care centers
- Physician’s offices
- Urgent care centers
- Community health care centers
- Health maintenance organizations
- Long-term care facilities
This Technical Associates degree also provides students the opportunity to apply to the BTAS Technical Bachelors program. See and enrollment representave or academic advisor for details.
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The UC Clermont campus is located on 91 wooded acres in Batavia, Ohio, in the heart of Clermont County. Our faculty-to-student ratio is low. You will find small class sizes and personal interaction with your instructors create the ideal learning environment. Parking is convenient and at no additional charge. Plus, our tuition is the lowest of the UC colleges.
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You must complete an application for degree the semester before you expect to graduate. You should see your advisor in the Advising Center for assistance.
We accept transfer applications all year long, and you may start any semester, provided your transcripts arrive in time to be evaluated before the start of the semester you wish to attend.
If you have not taken college-level mathematics or English, you will need to take the placement test.
Other UC students may transfer into Clermont College by completing the application for change in college and program. You are urged to see your advisor before transferring into a different major to minimize any impact on your degree progress.
You must demonstrate English proficiency. You must also meet admissions deadlines and visa requirements, and provide documentation of sufficient funds before we can complete your admission. Please call the International Admissions Office (513) 556-2069 for details or email email@example.com with questions.
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