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Health Professions

Health Professions

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The Technical Certificate in Health Professions or the Certificate of Proficiency in Medical Professions Education will provide students with the preliminary background necessary for opportunities in allied health professions. Credits received within this certificate may be applied toward the Associate of Applied Science degree for the College’s programs within the Allied Health Science Department.

Career Opportunities Annual Salary

Students completing a TC in Health Professions or the CP in Medical Professions Education can expect to perform the following job duties following graduation:

  • Use computers for various applications, such as database management or word processing.
  • Answer telephones and give information to callers, take messages, or transfer calls to appropriate individuals.
  • Create, maintain, and enter information into databases.
  • Set up and manage paper or electronic filing systems, recording information, updating paperwork, or maintaining documents, such as attendance records, correspondence, or other material.
  • Operate office equipment, such as fax machines, copiers, or phone systems and arrange for repairs when equipment malfunctions.

Arkansas Median Salary: $28,370

National Median Salary: $35,590

10 Year Projected Employment Demand: 6% Increase

*Bureau of Labor Statistics accessed through 

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EACC Mission: We provide affordable, accessible learning opportunities to promote student success and strengthen our community.
Program Credential Credit to Credential  Program Documents Program Cost
Technical Certificate in Health Professions 25 or 33 TC Program of Studies $2,360.00* or

Certificate of Proficiency in Medical Professions Education

18 CP Program of Studies $1,765.00*

                                                                                                                                * Approximate cost of the program for in-county residents.

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