TOTAL: 26 CREDITS
Students must be ENG 101 eligible in order to complete this certificate
SOC 110 can be substituted as pre-requisite with Department Chair approval for HSV 212 . More information on CHWs as a career path can be found at: Massachusetts Department of Public Health Office of CHWs: MDPH and at: MA Board of Certification of CHWs
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Students wishing to transfer to any four-year program involving direct patient care, or taking general education electives that involve direct patient care, will be subject to a CORI/SORI check and review pursuant to the Criminal Record Information Act, Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 6, Section 172-178, and Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 18a, Section 1, et seq., and regulations promulgated pursuant to such statues. Individuals with a court record/past conviction may be unable to participate in courses or transfer programs requiring direct patient care such as HTH 210 - Field Experience course (if taken as an elective), or four-year nursing programs. The College policy can be found in the Student Handbook.
Depending on the course selection, 80% of this program can be completed online. Go to Online Learning for further information.