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August 7, 2017 Robert Smith

Health Career Pathways

Certificate Program in Health Career Pathways (Transfer Certificate)
Designed to assist the student to achieve success in healthcare programs. Students will be provided the foundation necessary for healthcare professions. Credits from this program may be applied toward healthcare program requirements with Connecticut’s Community College System.

Contact: Robert Smith

Course # Title Credits
BIO*121 General Biology I (a)‡ 4
BIO*211 Anatomy & Physiology I (a)‡ 4
BIO*212 Anatomy & Physiology II (a) 4
ENG*101 Composition (a) 3
PSY*111 General Psychology I (a) 3
Select one of the following courses:
CHE*111 Concepts of Chemistry (a)‡ or  
CHE*121 General Chemistry I (a)‡ 4
Select one of the following courses:
MAT*137 Intermediate Algebra (a) or  
MAT*137L Intermediate Algebra for Liberal Arts (a) or  
MAT*139 Elementary & Intermediate Algebra Combined (a) 3-4
Select one of the following courses:
BIO*235 Microbiology (a) or  
CSS-101 First Year Experience (a) or  
HLT*103 Investigations in Health Careers or  
PHY*110 Introductory Physics (a) 3-4
Total 28-30

(a) Prerequisite and/or co-requisite required.
‡ NOTE: General Biology I (BIO*121) AND either Concepts of Chemistry (CHE*111)
or General Chemistry I are prerequisites for Anatomy and Physiology I (BIO*211).