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Sterile Processing Technician

Basic Health Care Certificate
with Sterile Processing Technician Specialty Track

The power of the BHC is in its flexibility to meet your individual goals and career aspirations. The example below is a recommended option that is based on the specified program guide. It successfully meets the BHC requirements and leads directly into your desired field. Additional coursework is required beyond the BHC to complete some expanded certificate or degree programs. Some specialty tracks require admission through a limited entry application process that could restrict student accessibility.


Course # Credits
BI100SB Biology of Human Body Systems 3
BT101 Human Relations in Organizations or CG155 Exploring Careers in Health Care or
PSY101 Psychology of Human Relations
CS120 Concepts in Computing I w/lab 4
HE252* First Aid/CPR 3
HCI120 Intro to Health Care Industry 3
AH100 Medical Terminology: Introduction 3
MTH60** Fundamentals of Algebra or higher level math 4
WR115** Intro to Expository Writing or higher level composition 4
Sterile Processing Technician Specialty Track (choose 7-8 credits)  
  CG155 Exploring Careers in Health Care (if not taken as part of core) 3
  BI234 Microbiology with Lab 4
  SPAN101 /102/ 103 First Year Spanish I, II, III 4-4-4
  Total 26-38