Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert

  CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE – CAMPUS CLOSED: The campus is closed until further notice. Classes for spring 2020 resumed in an online/remote format as of April 6, 2020. Academic and support services are available online and by phone. Classes for summer 2020 will also be held in an online/remote format. Enroll now. Registration is open.

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Health Care Core

Students wishing to enroll in any Health Care Program should see a Health Care Advisor in the Advisement Center prior to enrolling in any HCC (Health Care Core) course. The HCC classes are prerequisites or corequisites to the following programs:(please check with Advisement)

  • Medical Assisting
  • Dental Assisting
  • Health Information Technology
  • Medical Billing
  • Medical Coding
  • Phlebotomy
  • Therapeutic Massage
  • Laboratory Assisting
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • Histology Technician
  • and other allied health programs throughout the district

We offer face-to-face and online classes for HCC courses.  Information on how to access all courses on the internet is found in the catalog. In addition, self-help information packets are available for students to pickup in the Enrollment Center, Computer Commons and the Fannin Library.

Health Care Core Classes

  • HCC130 Fundamentals in Health Care Delivery
  • HCC145 Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals
  • HCC145AA Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals I
  • HCC146 Common Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals

Health Information

The following 3 classes pertain to the Health Information Management programs.

  • HCC164 Pharmacology for Allied Health
  • HCC204 Clinical Pathophysiology
  • HCC208 Health Care Leadership