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Santa Ana College Programs


120000 -- Health
Instructional programs that study the theories and techniques for the restoration or preservation of mental and physical health through the use of drugs, surgical procedures, manipulations, or other curative or remedial methods.

Degrees

Medical Assisting
Medical Assistant: Administrative/Clinical

Administrative, clerical or technical support services for a licensed physician, podiatrist, or health care services plan, and related support functions in a health care facility.
Units needed for degree: 21 units

Occupational Therapy Technology
Occupational Therapy Assistant

Techniques of rehabilitation, patient evaluation, and treatment planning, under the supervision of an occupational therapist or other healthcare provider.
Units needed for degree: 79 units

Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Speech-Language Pathology Assistant

Principles and procedures used to assist in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of hearing and speech disorders under the supervision of a licensed speech-language pathologist or audiologist.
Units needed for degree: 68.5 units

Pharmacy Technology
Pharmacy Technology

Principles and procedures used to assist in maintaining and dispensing pharmaceutical supplies and medications.
Units needed for degree: 22 units

Registered Nursing
Nursing for the R.N.

Programs leading to licensure by the Board of Registered Nursing. Includes nursing care in specialty areas.
Units needed for degree: 38 units

Registered Nursing
Registered Nursing

Programs leading to licensure by the Board of Registered Nursing. Includes nursing care in specialty areas.
Units needed for degree: 71 units

Health Professions, Transfer Core Curriculum
Pre-Nursing

Studies that satisfy the academic transfer requirements of the core curriculum for health professions.
Units needed for degree: 25 units



Certificates:

Medical Assisting
Medical Assisting

Administrative, clerical or technical support services for a licensed physician, podiatrist, or health care services plan, and related support functions in a health care facility.
Units needed for certificate: 15 units

Occupational Therapy Technology
Occupational Therapy Assistant

Techniques of rehabilitation, patient evaluation, and treatment planning, under the supervision of an occupational therapist or other healthcare provider.
Units needed for certificate: 41 units

Pharmacy Technology
Pharmacy Technology

Principles and procedures used to assist in maintaining and dispensing pharmaceutical supplies and medications.
Units needed for certificate: 22 units

Pharmacy Technology
Pharmacy Technology Basic

Principles and procedures used to assist in maintaining and dispensing pharmaceutical supplies and medications.
Units needed for certificate: 16.5 units