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Active as of Fall Semester 2016

I. General Information

1. Course Title:
Professional Practicum

2. Course Prefix & Number:
HINS 2190

3. Course Credits and Contact Hours:

Credits: 2

Lecture Hours: 1

Lab Hours: 2

4. Course Description:

Students will spend approximately 2 weeks/80 hours in a Patient Care Call Center, Scheduling Department and/or Preregistration Department within a local healthcare system. The practicum allows the student to experience the role in an introductory position. The collaborating healthcare system will determine the number of hours spent and student work schedule to be completed during the semester. This will challenge the students knowledge and skills to help prepare them for work in the industry. Student must be enrolled as a Healthcare Administrative Specialist Certificate student.

5. Placement Tests Required:

Accuplacer (specify test): No placement tests required Score:

6. Prerequisite Courses:

HINS 2190 - Professional Practicum

There are no prerequisites for this course.

7. Other Prerequisites
Students must be in their last semester and have an average overall GPA in the program of C or better. Students must be enrolled in the certificate program.

9. Co-requisite Courses:

HINS 2190 - Professional Practicum

There are no corequisites for this course.