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Allied Health

Allied Health


The Certificate in Allied Health provides students with an educational background to facilitate possible admission into a Nursing program or employment opportunities in healthcare, such as nursing assistant. The intent of the certificate is to provide foundational knowledge in the Allied Health Profession.

Coursework in the Allied Health Certificate can be applied toward the Associate of General Studies Degree or the Allied Health Degree. Students are strongly encouraged to consult with their LCC advisor for proper advisement and course selection.

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Certificate Requirements - Minimum of 30 Credit Hours Print Requirements

Program Requirements       (22 hours)
AH244Pathophysiology 4 credits
BIO217Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4 credits
BIO218Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4 credits
ENG111Freshman Composition I 3 credits
MATH095Algebra with Applications 4 credits
PSYC101Introduction to Psychology 3 credits
Approved Electives       (8 hours)
AH105Nursing Assistant Training 4 credits
AH113Medical Terminology 3 credits
AH210Nutrition 3 credits
ANTH103Introduction to Anthropology 3 credits
BIO201Medical Microbiology 4 credits
PSYC242Developmental Life Span 3 credits
SOC101Introduction to Sociology 3 credits
SPAN212Spanish for Health Professionals 3 credits
SPCH112Interpersonal Communication 3 credits

Allied Health Certificate Curriculum Profile 2012-2015

RN-PN Programs 2014-2015 Student Handbook

Gainful Employment Allied Health Information

Program Resources

Program Director: Andrellita Chavez
Phone: (505)454-5340
Email: achavez@luna.edu

ACCESS Center Personnel

Director: Renee Maestas
Phone: (505)454-5355
Email: rmaestas@luna.edu
Advisor: Janice Medrano
Phone: (505)454-2546
Email: jmedrano@luna.edu

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