May 07, 2021  
2021-22 Academic Catalog 
    
2021-22 Academic Catalog

Pre-Allied Health, CSC


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PURPOSE: The Pre-Allied Health Career Studies Certificate (CSC) is designed to help prepare students for admission into one of LFCC’s allied health programs, including Practical Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Surgical Technology, and Emergency Medical Services. Students enrolled in this CSC are not yet accepted into the Certificate or Degree programs listed but are completing their general education and prerequisite courses. After completing this CSC, students will apply for admission into one of the allied health programs.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: creates a pathway into and prepares students for allied health programs; such as, practical nursing, dental hygiene, emergency medical services and surgical technology.

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS: The Pre-Allied Health Career Studies Certificate consists of 14-23 credits and serves as a guide for preparing the student to enter an allied health program.

Certificate Curriculum


Program Total: 14-23 Credits


1 Electives: please refer to the table below for specific course recommendations for each allied health program. Choose from BIO 141 , BIO 142 , BIO 145 , BIO 150 , ITE 115 , HIM 112 , PSY 230 , EMS 111 .

AAS in Emergency Medical Services


Students must check the catalog for specific program admission requirements in addition to the courses listed above.

Certificate in Surgical Technology


Students must check the catalog for specific program admission requirements in addition to the courses listed above.

AAS in Dental Hygiene (VWCC)


Students must check the catalog for specific program admission requirements in addition to the courses listed above.

Certificate in Practical Nursing


Students must check the catalog for specific program admission requirements in addition to the courses listed above.

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