UMA Programs / Clearwater Campus

Typical Courses

Degree – Patient Care Technician Courses

This degree program typically lasts 17 months (may vary according to individual student).

Please see the UMA Catalog for required courses.

Required Courses:
Principles of Allied Health 5 Credits
Anatomy & Physiology and Medical Terminology 5 Credits
Pharmacology 4.5 Credits
Clinical Lab Procedures & Phlebotomy 4 Credits
Clinical Externship 4 Credits
Nursing Assistant 5 Credits
Advanced Phlebotomy 4 Credits
Total 31.5 Credits
General Education Courses:
English Composition 3 Credits
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 3 Credits
College Math 3 Credits
General Biology 3 Credits
Sociology 3 Credits
Total 15 Credits
Electives:
Accounting for Managers 3 Credits
Introduction to Healthcare Computer Information Systems 3 Credits
Interpersonal Professional Communications 3 Credits
Local, National & International Events 3 Credits
Psychology 3 Credits
Working with People 3 Credits
Patient Relations 3 Credits
Ecology 3 Credits
Diversity in the Workplace 3 Credits
Total 15 Credits
Program Total 61.5 Credits

Diploma – Patient Care Technician Courses

This degree program typically lasts 12 months (may vary according to individual student).

Please see the UMA Catalog for required courses.

Required Courses:
Principles of Allied Health 5 Credits
Anatomy & Physiology and Medical Terminology 5 Credits
Pharmacology 4.5 Credits
Clinical Lab Procedures & Phlebotomy 4 Credits
Clinical Externship 4 Credits
Nursing Assistant 5 Credits
Advanced Phlebotomy 4 Credits
Program Total 31.5 Credits