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MCC Campus(es): MCC-Penn Valley, Health Science Institute
Program Coordinator: 
Amber Jenkins, 816.604.4235
Application deadline: 
June 15

Metropolitan Community College awards certificates to students who complete various career and technical programs. While each campus offers some of the same certificates, others are offered only at one of the MCC campuses.

IMPORTANT: Certificate and degree requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

A.A.S. Occupational Therapy Assistant

A.A.S. Occupational Therapy Assistant (PDF)
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COLL 100 First Year Seminar or  
HLSC 100 Introduction to Health Professions 1-2
General Education Requirements
BIOL 150 Medical Terminology 2
COMM 100
COMM 102
Fundamentals of Speech ~or~
Fundamentals of Human Communication
3
ENGL 101 Composition and Reading I 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 135
POLS 136
POLS 137
United States History to 1865 ~or~
United States History since 1865 ~or~
Introduction to Political Science ~or~
Introduction to U. S.  National Politics ~or~
Introduction to State and Local Politics
3
OTHA 100 Intro to Occupational Therapy 2
PSYC 140 General Psychology 3
Any biological or physical sciences course. 4-6
Specific Program Requirements
EMS 100 Basic Emergency Patient Care 1
HLSC 108
BIOL 109
BIOL 110
BIOL 210
Anatomy and Physiology Health Professions ~or~
Anatomy and Physiology ~or~
Human Anatomy ~and~
Human Physiology
4-10
OTHA 102 Documentation Guidelines 2
OTHA 103 Critical Conditions 2
OTHA 106 Therapeutic Interventions I 4
OTHA 114 Introduction to Fieldwork .5
OTHA 116 Level I Fieldwork I .5
OTHA 118 Assessment and Intervention 2
OTHA 120 Pediatrics 3
OTHA 121 Level I Fieldwork II 1
OTHA 130 Analysis of Physical Performance 3
OTHA 154 Applied Neurology 2
OTHA 201 Mental Health 2.5
OTHA 202 Physical Dysfunction 3
OTHA 203 Gerontology 3
OTHA 208 Therapeutic Interventions II 3
OTHA 212 Level I Fieldwork III 2
OTHA 217 Occupational Therapy Capstone 2
OTHA 222 Level II Fieldwork 12
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS 73.5-82.5
Last Modified: 12/18/19