Health Sciences

Pre-Respiratory Care Certificate

This certificate is Phase I of a two-phase Respiratory Care program.  The certificate includes all the general education and related courses (English, math, anatomy and physiology, integrated science, etc.) required by the curriculum.  The student can take all these courses prior to taking the professional courses, and when finished will qualify for a Pre-Respiratory Care Certificate.  The student determines the length of time they want to spend in this phase before moving into Phase II.

Special Requirements

Students must attain a grade of “C” in all respiratory care, mathematics and science courses to successfully complete the certificate. Students may not repeat curriculum, mathematics and/or science courses more than once. Students are permitted to repeat no more than two different electives.

In addition to the college’s placement test and the admission requirements for the Health Sciences department, specific eligibility and admissions criteria to the Pre-Respiratory Care certificate include:

NOTE:  Admission to the first phase of the program at Midlands Technical College does not guarantee admission to the second phase.

Certificate:  Pre-Respiratory Care (26 credit hours)

 

 

 

Credit Hours

 

BIO 112

Basic Anatomy and Physiology

4.0

 

CPT 170

Microcomputer Applications

3.0

 

ENG 101

English Composition I

3.0

 

ENG 102

English Composition II

3.0

 

MAT 102

Intermediate Algebra

3.0

 

PHS 115

Integrated Sciences

4.0

 

PSY 201

General Psychology

3.0

 

 

Approved Humanities Course

  3.0

       

 

 

Total Credit Hours:

26.0

       

Additional RECOMMEND Course:

 

 

 

 

Credit Hours

 

AHS 102

Medical Terminology

3.0

 

AHS 145

Electrocardiography

2.0

 

BIO 210

Anatomy and Physiology I

4.0

 

BIO 211

Anatomy and Physiology II

4.0