MEDICAL LANGUAGE SPECIALIST
Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Description: The Medical Language Specialist program includes instruction in transcription, proofreading, and report analysis while applying medical terminology and computer application skills.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will produce properly formatted business documents such as a letter, envelope, and business report from straight and/or rough draft copy using various word processing features.
Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Veterans Parkway, Thomasville, Tifton
Length of Program: Three (3) Semesters
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Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Advisor: A program advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.
Program Final Exit Point: Medical Language Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit.
Credits Required for Graduation: 32 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.
Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.
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|1. Basic Skills Courses (3 hours)|
|ENGL||1010||Fundamentals of English I||3|
|2. Occupational Courses (29 hours)|
|ALHS||1011||Structure and Function of the Human Body||5|
|ALHS||1090||Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences||2|
|BUSN||2320||Medical Document Processing/Transcription||4|
|BUSN||2330||Adv Medical Document Processing/Transcription||4|
|COMP||1000||Introduction to Computers||3|