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HCC Main Campus
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia MD, 21044
Laurel College Center
312 Marshall Avenue, Suite 205
Laurel, MD 20707
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6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia MD, 21046
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Health Care and Health Sciences

A commitment to help people - directly or indirectly - and an aptitude for science. These are the prescription for a career in health care.

Program Academic Division Degree(s) Certificate Letter of Recognition Educational Goal Noncredit
Accelerated Cardiovascular Program for Hospital Trainees - Certificate (Career*) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Cardiac Monitoring and Analysis - Certificate (Career) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Cardiovascular Technology for Health Care Professionals - Certificate (Career*) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Cardiovascular Technology–Invasive Technologist - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Dental Hygiene - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Diagnostic Medical Sonography - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Diagnostic Medical Sonography Vascular Certificate (Career) Health Sciences yes no Career no
Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic - Certificate (Career*) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Exercise Science - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Health Care for the Professional - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Health Education - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Health Information Technology - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Health Information Technology - Certificate (Advanced*) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Health Information Technology - Certificate (Core*) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Human Services - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
LPN Pathway Sequence - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Medical Laboratory Technician - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Military to RN Pathway Sequence - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Nursing - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Nursing–Accelerated - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Nursing–Licensed Practical Nursing - Certificate (Career*) Health Sciences yes no Career* no
Nutrition - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Paramedic to RN Pathway Sequence - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Physical Therapist Assistant - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Public Health - A.A. Degree (Transfer) Health Sciences A.A. no no Transfer no
Radiologic (X-Ray) Technology - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Respiratory Care - A.A.S. Degree (Career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Surgical Technology - A.A.S Degree (career) Health Sciences A.A.S. no no Career no
Surgical Technology - Certificate Health Sciences yes no Career no
Advanced Patient Care Skills (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Advanced Pediatric Care Skills for the Nurse Assistant (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Become a Veterinary Assistant (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no yes
Cardiac Electrophysiology Technologist Certification (noncredit) Continuing Education none yes no Career yes
Certified Nursing Assistant (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
CPR: Healthcare Provider (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no yes
CT & MRI Certificates (noncredit) Continuing Education none yes no Career yes
Custom Class (noncredit) Continuing Education none yes yes Career* yes
Dental Assisting & Radiology (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Dental Hygienist Continuing Education Courses (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no yes
Health Care Interpreter Training (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Healthcare - Patient Care (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no yes
Medical Billing & Coding (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Medical Billing & Coding - Ed2Go Introductory Classes (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no yes
Nursing Assistant Instructor Training (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Pharmacy Technician Training (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
Pharmacy Technician Training Theory and Externship (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
RN Case Manager: Delegating for Assisted Living (noncredit) Continuing Education none no no Career yes
*For important information about this program, including the graduation rate and median debt of students who completed, please visit howardcc.edu/disclosures.
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