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Table of Contents

                                                                                                              Table of Contents
                                         Business ........................................................3

                                         Career Development ......................................5

                                         Life & Leisure ..............................................10

                                         Online Classes..............................................12

                                         Computers & IT.............................................17

                                         Academy of Dance........................................18

                                         Health Professions .......................................21

                                         Seniors College ............................................27

                                         Maps ...........................................................30

                                         General Information & Guidelines .................31

                                         Tyler Junior College gives equal consideration to all applicants
                                         for admission, employment and participation in its programs
                                         and activities without regard to race, color, religion, national
                                         origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual
                                         orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or
                                         limited English proficiency (LEP). Tyler Junior College respects
                                         the legal rights of each person to work and learn in an
                                         environment that is free from unlawful sexual discrimination
                                         including sexual harassment and sexual violence.
                                         Information contained herein, including tuition and fees,
                                         is subject to change without notice.
                                         Release date: August 1, 2021

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                            School of
Welcome

                            Continuing Studies

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          Welcome to the School of Continuing Studies! We are committed to providing
          lifelong learning opportunities for people of all ages who desire to develop both                       TJC School of Continuing
          personally and professionally, upgrade job skills or participate in community                           Studies will observe the
          activities. Whether you want to learn a new hobby or are seeking a career change,
                                                                                                                     following holidays:
          we offer an array of classes to help you reach your goals.
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          Our offices are housed at the Regional Training and Development Complex (RTDC)                            Monday, Sept. 6, 2021
          located at TJC West. This campus is also home to the Skills Training Center which                               Labor Day
          hosts automotive and welding technology programs as well as the College’s Energy
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          Center that is the hub for Industrial Trades programs.
                                                                                                                      Monday, Nov. 22–
          In addition to career and personal enrichment classes, TJC West is also the home                         Saturday, Nov. 27, 2021
          of Literacy Council, which provides free adult education classes including GED prep                       Thanksgiving Break
          and English as a second language.
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          Also located on our campus is the Small Business Development Center that offers                           Wednesday, Dec. 22–
          free monthly classes for new business owners as well as the Tyler Area Business                           Monday, Jan. 3, 2022
          Incubator (TABI) that provides support for new and expanding businesses via
                                                                                                                         Winter Break
          counseling and employee training.

          There is always something happening through the School of Continuing Studies,
          so come see what we have to offer and discover the vast opportunities available
          to you!

                                                                    How to Read this Catalog
            Example of class listing:
            HART1002                              10/12-10/21              TR          6-8:00 p.m.                RTDC147               $79
            (Course No.)                         (beginning date (Days) (Times) (Building & Room)                                      (Tuition
                                                     through				                                                                       & Fees)
                                                   ending date)

                                                                   Legend of Schedule Symbols
            Building Symbols                                                         WASC..White Administrative Services Center
            ECB........Energy Center Building                                        WCA.....Wise Cultural Arts
            FA..........Fine Arts
            OHPE......Ornelas Health & Physical Education Center                     e.......Piggyback Course
            RNHS.....Robert M. Rogers Nursing & Health Sciences Center               Day Symbols
            RSC........Rogers Student Center                                         M...........Monday       F............ Friday
            RTDC......Regional Training & Development Complex                        T............Tuesday     S............ Saturday
            STC........Skills Training Center                                        W...........Wednesday    U............ Sunday
            T............Pirtle Technology                                           R............Thursday
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Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
                                    A cooperative project of the U.S. SBA, the State of Texas, and Tyler Junior College
                                                                 www.tylersbdc.com

                                                                                                                              Business
                                  Don Proudfoot             Kay Bookout           Brad Gottshalk             Amy Wright
                                   Director, SBDC         Staff Coordinator       Business Advisor         Business Advisor

                                      To make an appointment, call or email Kay Bookout at 903-510-2975 or kboo@tjc.edu.

                Business
Small Business Start-up Sessions
Tyler SBDC offers a FREE monthly class for
individuals interested in starting a small business.
This class provides an excellent opportunity
for individuals to determine if small business
ownership is right for them. This class covers the
elements required for a good business plan and
provides important information needed before
meeting with one of our business advisors. These
classes are held on Tuesdays as follows:
9/7                  T               6:00-7:30 p.m.
10/5                 T               6:00-7:30 p.m.
11/2                 T               6:00-7:30 p.m.
12/7                 T               6:00-7:30 p.m.
Location:            RTDC 112
Visit Free Tyler, Tx Events on Eventbrite to
register. Reasonable accommodations for persons
with disabilities and limited English (LEP) will be
made, if requested at least two weeks in advance.

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           Helping businesses get a good start.

           Tyler Area Business Incubator
           The Tyler Area Business Incubator was created to enhance the success of new and expanding businesses through business counseling, employee training and
           various other support services. The incubator encourages the development of technology based products or services which broaden the economic base of the
           area served by the college.
           A creative consortium including Tyler Junior College, the City of Tyler and the Tyler Economic Development Council joined together to take advantage of Tyler’s
           unique development as a center for biotechnology, medical and surgical technology, and other high-tech innovation with the creation of the Tyler Area Business
           Incubator.
           The Tyler Area Business incubator offers even more:
           • Immediate access to technical training at TJC West, where the incubator is located
           • Support from the Small Business Development Center, also located at RTDC
           Easily accessible to West Loop 323 and the Tyler Industrial Park, the incubator includes 26,000 square feet for new businesses. Preference is given to businesses
           based on technologically innovative products or services. The Tyler Area Business Incubator is a member of Texas Business Incubator Association and International
           Business Innovation Association.
           Only 20% of new businesses succeed.
Business

           But 80% of businesses started in a business incubator succeed.

           Current TABI Residents:

           ABILITIES SUCCESS, INC.                                HOME-AID CAREGIVERS, L.L.C.                             SHERI TAYLOR, CPA, PC
           Owner-Teresa Dell                                      Owner-Joey Coker                                        Owner-Sheri Taylor
           214-663-9145                                           903-533-1300                                            903-571-6432
           Suite #111                                             Suite #113                                              Suite #117

           ALL SCHOOL AWARDS OF TEXAS                             KATE KOMBOS & ASSOCIATES APPRAISAL                      SOURCE FUNDING, LLC
           Owner: Mike Tidwell                                    SERVICES                                                Owner: John Hart
           903-570-5697                                           Owner- Kate Kombos                                      903-405-5577
           Suite #123                                             903-561-1705                                            Suite #120
                                                                  Suite: #112
           CIDER PROPERTIES                                                                                               TYLER DEAF AND HARD OF HEARING
           Owner-Tanya Redic                                      KAY HEIGHTS CABINET RENOVATIONS, LLC                    President - Dr. Lonny McKinzie
           903-360-7568                                           Owner- Paul Hooge                                       903-617-6204
           Suite #121                                             210-296-8767                                            Suite #114
                                                                  Suite #125
           DIMENSION IMAGING & TECHNOLOGY                                                                                 VU RYTE
           SERVICES, INC.                                         PLATINUM COMMUNICATION SOLUTIONS                        Owner-Tom Ramey
           Owner-Kevin/Carol Foley                                Owner-David Fortriede                                   903-593-4666
           903-592-1700                                           903-405-3445                                            Suite #109
           Suite #129                                             Suite #115
                                                                                                                          WINNING EDGE
           EAST TO WEST SURVEYING, INC.                           ROSEMARK (Div. of Ben Fitzgerald Real                   Owner-Susan Ponder
           Owner-Waylon Adams                                     Estate Services)                                        214-926-6988
           903-705-5566                                           Owner-Jerry Tate                                        Suite #104
           Suite #127                                             903-597-8040
                                                                  Suite #107

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Career Development                                             Learning QuickBooks
                                                                    Tyler Junior College School of Continuing Studies
                                                                                                                                       QuickBooks®: Keeping an Eye on
                                                                                                                                       Inventory
                                                                    is approved by The Texas State Board of Public                     (ACNT-1010 Computerized Accounting I)
Criminal Background Requirements                                    Accountancy to offer Continuing Professional
                                                                                                                                       Tyler Junior College School of Continuing Studies
                                                                    Education (CPE) courses for Certified Public
For students who may have a criminal background,                                                                                       is approved by The Texas State Board of Public
                                                                    Accountants (CPAs).
please be advised that the background could keep                                                                                       Accountancy to offer Continuing Professional
you from being licensed by the State of Texas.                      This interactive course will give you wide view                    Education (CPE) courses for Certified Public
If you have a question about your background                        of the multiple uses of QuickBooks. Learn to                       Accountants (CPAs).
and licensure, please check with the agency                         create files, make transactions, use Help and
                                                                                                                                       Businesses succeed or fail based on quality
or certification board for your topic of study to                   Support, and understand accounting. Other
                                                                                                                                       inventory procedures. Learn to enter products
determine if you are qualified to obtain certification              skills taught are managing expenses, setting up
                                                                                                                                       into inventory, order, receive and pay for inventory
within that field. You also have the right to request               vendors, class tracking, entering bills, paying
                                                                                                                                       drive. (9 hrs.)
a criminal history evaluation letter from the                       for expenses, printing checks, vendor credits,
                                                                    and accounts payable. Various sales and income                     Prerequisite: QuickBooks: Set Up, Reports, and
applicable licensing agency.                                                                                                           Bank Transactions or instructor approval.
                                                                    tasks are covered including setting up customers
                                                                    and jobs, recording sales transactions, payment                    Supplies:Textbook is required: QuickBooks Desktop
                                                                    preferences, payments from customers, bank                         2020: Comprehensive. Publisher: Labyrinth
Accounting                                                          deposits, and income tracker. And this is just the
                                                                    beginning! QuickBooks offers so much more in
                                                                                                                                       Publishers. USB of 1gig or greater is optional.
                                                                                                                                       ACNT-1015...................................................$145
                                                                    terms of accounting. Let us show you. Sign up                      10/12-10/14            TWR                   6:00-9:00 p.m.
Introduction to Computers                                           today!                                                             Location:              RTDC 147
A computer is more than just another household                      ACNT-1305...................................................$195
or office appliance and the vast amount of                          9/14-9/30              TR                    6:00-9:00 p.m.

                                                                                                                                       Grant Writing
information and possibilities can seem to be                        Location:              RTDC 147
overwhelming. But you can accomplish a lot with
a computer, and this course can show you that                       QuickBooks®: Performing Payroll
using one can be a good experience. This course
will help you to define what a PC is, and familiarize
                                                                    (ACNT-1010 Computerized Accounting I)                              Let’s Write a Grant for That!
you with the Windows 10 user interface and its                      Tyler Junior College School of Continuing Studies                  (ETWR-1000 Grant Writing)
basic capabilities. Let our instructor help you                     is approved by The Texas State Board of Public
                                                                    Accountancy to offer Continuing Professional                       Have you ever heard that from one of your board
explore Windows 10, learn how to use desktop                                                                                           members? Grants are a great way to find extra
applications, apps, use Cortana and Edge. Also                      Education (CPE) courses for Certified Public
                                                                    Accountants (CPAs).                                                money for your organization and its projects, but
learn how to create documents, work with files                                                                                         it’s not as easy as it sounds, especially if you are
and folders send email, browse the internet,                        Help keep your employees happy! Learn the basics                   new to seeking grants and writing proposals.
manage your printer and more!                                       of setting up payroll, including entering employee
                                                                                                                                       In this beginner class you will learn how to

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                                                                    payroll information, printing checks and stubs, and
ITSC-1034....................................................$185   paying payroll taxes. (9 hrs.)                                     navigate through the world of grants, including
10/26-11/18             TR                    2:00-4:00 p.m.                                                                           understanding grant terminology, planning a
Location:               RTDC 143                                    Prerequisite: QuickBooks: Set Up, Reports, and                     project funders will like, and basic proposal writing
                                                                    Bank Transactions or instructor approval..                         skills. During the class you will complete a basic
Microsoft Excel 2019 Basic                                          Supplies: Textbook is required: QuickBooks Desktop                 project plan and write a simple letter proposal. We
                                                                    2019: Comprehensive. Publisher: Labyrinth                          will end the class with a critique of each proposal.
(ITSW-1022 Introduction to Electronic
                                                                    Publishers. USB of 1gig or greater is optional.                    Note: This class is not for individuals seeking
Spreadsheets)
                                                                    ACNT-1011...................................................$145   grants for for-profit businesses.
Join our certified instructor in our computer lab
for an interactive course on the basic functions                    11/2-11/4              TWR                   6:00-9:00 p.m.        Requirements: A computer, laptop, smartphone, or
and features of Excel 2019. After an introduction                   Location:              RTDC 147                                    tablet with a camera and Zoom downloaded on the
to spreadsheet terminology and Excel’s window                                                                                          device to be used.
components, students will learn how to create                                                                                          ETWR-9003....................................................$89
worksheets; insert functions; reuse formulas and                                                                                       10/14                 R             9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
functions; insert, delete and adjust cells, columns                                                                                    Location:             RTDC
and rows,and search for and replace data. (7 hrs.)
Prerequisites: Computers Made Easy: Getting
Started or Computers Made Easy: Find it, Print it
and Keep it Safe or consent of instructor.
Supplies: Textbook is required: Microsoft Excel
2019 & 365: Level 1:Labyrinth Learning
ITSW-1034 ..................................................$129
9/7-9/9                TR                    6:00-9:30 p.m.
11/20                  S             9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Location:              RTDC 143

                             Cherie Brown • Bookkeeping and QuickBooks
                             Cherie has over thirty years of experience in information management. She is ITIL and MOUS certified in Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Word,
                             Project and Outlook. She is HIPPA trained and is proficient in a variety of medical, transportation and business application systems. Best
                             of all, Cherie continues to use her knowledge on a daily basis right where our students live… in the real world! When you combine the

                                                                                                                                        About Your Instructor
                             level of knowledge with Cherie’s passion for instruction, no student walks away disappointed.

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                                                                                   Live Classroom                                                       Fire Officer I (hybrid)
                     TJC Fire Academy                                              8/23-11/16                 MTWRF 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                        This course meets the curriculum requirements of
                                                                                   Location:                  RTDC
                                                                                                                                                        the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) for
                     Fire Academy Disclaimer                                       Hybrid                                                               Fire Officer I certification. (Note: Pending Approval
                     To work in Texas as a paid fire fighter, applicants           Dates to be determined                                               by the TCFP) (60 hrs.)
                     must earn a Texas “basic structure fire suppression”          Fire Fighter I                                      288 hours
                     certificate. As part of this process, applicants must                                                                              PREREQUISITES: Approval by the TJC Fire Academy
                                                                                   Fire Fighter II                                     140 hours
                     also submit their fingerprints and undergo a criminal                                                                              Director.
                                                                                   HazMat Awareness                                      8 hours
                     history background check. For students who may                HazMat Operations                                    32 hours        SUPPLIES: Textbook is required Fire and
                     have a criminal background, please be advised                 Physical Agility                                     36 hours        Emergency Services Company Officer 5th Edition
                     that the background could keep you from being                                                                                      (2014), Publisher: Fire Protection Publications
                     licensed by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection.          Total                                               504 hours
                                                                                                                                                        FIRT-1042.....................................................$199
                     If you have a question about your background                  Awarded Credit Hours
                     and licensure, please check with the agency or
                     certification board to determine if you are qualified
                                                                                   Once a student receives firefighter certification                    Fire Officer II (hybrid)
                                                                                   and upon application with 3 credit hours to Tyler
                     to obtain certification within that field. You also have                                                                           This course meets the curriculum requirements of
                                                                                   Junior College, credit may be awarded for up to 24
                     the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter     hours of college credit.                                             the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) for
                     from the applicable licensing agency.                                                                                              Fire Officer II certification. (Note: Pending Approval
                     General Guidelines                                            Fire Inspector I (hybrid)                                            by the TCFP) (60 hrs.)
                     Students must meet the standards set forth by the             One in a series of three courses required by the                     PREREQUISITES: Fire Officer I Certification and/or
                     Texas Commission on Fire Protection, and NFPA                 Texas Commission on Fire Protection to achieve                       completion of Fire Officer I and approval by the TJC
                     1001-2013, Standards for Fire Fighter Professional            Fire Inspector Certification. Meets the curriculum                   Fire Academy Director.
                     Qualifications. Included are these requirements:              requirements of the Texas Commission on Fire                         SUPPLIES: Textbook is required Fire and
                     Fire protection personnel who are appointed to                Protection (TCFP) curriculum for Fire Inspector I.                   Emergency Services Company Officer 5th Edition
                     structure fire protection duties must be certified            (Note: Pending Approval by the TCFP) (90 hrs.)                       (2014), Publisher: Fire Protection Publications
                     by the commission within one year from the date               PREREQUISITES: Approval by the TJC Fire Academy
                     of their appointment. Prior to being appointed to                                                                                  FIRT-1043.....................................................$199
                                                                                   Director.
                     structure fire protection duties, personnel must: (1)
                     complete a commission approved basic structure
                                                                                   SUPPLIES: Textbook is required: Fire Inspection                      Fire Investigator (hybrid)
                                                                                   and Code Enforcement, 8th edition. Fire Protection
                     fire protection program; and (2) successfully pass            Publications.                                                        This course satisfies the Texas Commission on Fire
                     the commission examination as required by §423.3                                                                                   Protection (TCFP) curriculum requirements for Fire
                     of this title (relating to Minimum Standards for Basic        FIRT-1008.....................................................$299
                                                                                                                                                        Investigator certification. (Note: Pending Approval
                     Structure Fire Protection Personnel Certification);                                                                                by the TCFP) (160 hrs.)
                     and *(3) successfully complete a commission                   Fire Instructor I (hybrid)
                                                                                                                                                        PREREQUISITES: Approval by the TJC Fire Academy
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                     recognized emergency medical training program.                Preparation of fire and emergency services
                                                                                                                                                        Director.
                     *Please see page 38 for EMSP-1001 Emergency                   personnel to deliver instruction from a prepared
                     Medical Technician: Basic course information.                 lesson plan. Includes the use of instructional aids                  SUPPLIES: Textbook is required Fire Investigator
                                                                                   and evaluation instruments to meet the curriculum                    2nd Edition (2010) Publisher: Fire Protection
                     Contact the Fire Academy at TJC West, 1530 SSW
                                                                                   requirements of the Texas Commission on Fire                         Publications
                     Loop 323, Tyler, TX 75701-2546 for an application
                                                                                   Protection (TCFP) for Fire Instructor I certification.               FIRT-1050.....................................................$498
                     or call the office at (903) 510-3205 903-510-
                                                                                   (Note: Pending Approval by the TCFP) (48 hrs.)
                     2404 or email jgri2@tjc.edu for Fall Academy
                     Application deadline.                                         PREREQUISITES: Successful completion of
                                                                                   Firefighter II Certification as well as approval by
                     Basic Fire Suppression Academy                                the TJC Fire Academy Director.
                     Upon successfully passing the state exam,                     SUPPLIES: Textbook is required: Fire and
                     graduates will receive certification as Fire                  Emergency Services Instructor 8th Edition (2012),
                     Fighter I, Fire Fighter II, Hazmat Awareness and              Publisher: Fire Protection Publications
                     Hazmat Operations. They also qualify for national             FIRT-2005.....................................................$199
                     accreditation by the International Fire Service
                     Accreditation Congress (IFSAC). (528 hrs.)                    Fire Instructor II (hybrid)
                     BASIC FIREFIGHTER ACADEMY...................$3,194            Development of individual lesson plans for a specific
                     (Course tuition includes books, bunker gear,                  topic including learning objectives, instructional aids,
                     uniforms and supplies. An additional fee of $30               and evaluation instruments. Includes techniques for
                     will be required for testing.)                                supervision and coordination of activities of other
                                                                                   instructors to meet the curriculum requirements
                     Courses:                                                      of the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP)
                     FIRS-1004 Agility and Fitness for Fire Personnel              for Fire Instructor II certification. (Note: Pending
                     FIRS-1002                  Firefighter Academy I              Approval by the TCFP) (48 hrs.)
                     FIRS-1008                 Firefighter Academy II              PREREQUISITES: Successful completion of Fire                                     HELP A GOOD
                     FIRS-1014
                     FIRS-1020
                                               Firefighter Academy III
                                              Firefighter Academy IV
                                                                                   Instructor I as well as approval by the TJC Fire
                                                                                   Academy Director.                                                                CLASS MAKE!
                     FIRS-1024                 Firefighter Academy V               SUPPLIES: Textbook is required: Fire and Emergency                           INVITE A FRIEND TO CLASS.
                     FIRS-1030                Firefighter Academy VI               Services Instructor 8th Edition (2012), Publisher:
                     FIRS-1034                Firefighter Academy VII              Fire Protection Publications                                                       903-510-2900
                                                                                   FIRT-2007.....................................................$199

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Safety Regulations, Qualifications of Drivers.      to complete a Driver’s Daily Log, hours of duty
TJC Law Enforcement                                                Tuition and Fees
                                                                                                                       limits, required rest periods, the basic procedure
Academy                                                            Tuition does NOT include the cost of the physical
                                                                                                                       for handling the scene of an accident, reporting
                                                                                                                       accidents, basic first aid, and extinguishing
                                                                   exam and the Commercial Drivers’ License. For       fires. The course also helps students prepare
General Guidelines                                                 more information, contact CTS at 903-596-7744       for mastery of the Commercial Driver’s License
Students must meet the Texas Commission on                         or Tyler Junior College, School of Continuing       written examination. (80 hrs.)
Law Enforcement (TCOLE) requirements for                           Studies at 903-510-2900. Prescreening of
                                                                                                                       CVOP-1005................................................$1,260
attendance.                                                        applicants is made through CTS.                     9/13-9/24              MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tuition and Fees                                                                                                       10/11-10/22            MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.
                                                                   CDL Written Skills                                  10/25-11/5             MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.
The tuition and fees for this course do not cover
                                                                   (CVOP-1005 Commercial Drivers License Written       11/8-11/19             MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.
the cost of uniforms and/or other equipment a
                                                                   Skills)                                             11/29-12/10            MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.
cadet will be responsible for supplying. Some
                                                                   This course provides classroom instruction          Location:              RTDC 133
of the additional equipment may be furnished
by the sponsoring agency. Space is limited so                      on the basic operation of a commercial truck;
interested parties are encouraged to inquire early.                the principles of visual search, signaling,         Professional Truck Driver Training
Information is available at TJC West, 1530 SSW                     speed management terrain management and             (CVOP-1040 Professional Truck Driver II)
Loop 323, or by calling Jeanine Grimes at 903-                     maneuvering in traffic; ways of recognizing         This course provides hands-on instruction on
510-2404 or Herb Hayter at 903-510-2167.                           hazardous situations in advance, emergency          the basic operation of a commercial truck;
                                                                   braking techniques, evasive actions, causes of      the principles of visual search, signaling,
Basic Peace Officer Academy                                        skidding and jackknifing, and techniques for        speed management terrain management and
The Basic Peace Officer Academy includes all                       recovering from such emergencies; the function      maneuvering in traffic; ways of recognizing
sections, which must be completed in sequence to                   and operation of all key vehicle systems; and how   hazardous situations in advance, emergency
constitute the TCOLE-approved Basic Peace Office
Course. Students must register all the sections
concurrently. (758 Hrs.)
BASIC PEACE OFFICER ACADEMY..................$999
Awarded Credit Hours: Once a student successfully
passes the state peace office-licensing exam and
upon application with 3 credit hours at Tyler Junior
College, credit may be awarded for up to 12 hours
of college credit.
Classes available for consideration are:

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CJLE-1008.................................PEACE OFFICER I
CJLE-1012................................PEACE OFFICER II
CJLE-1018...............................PEACE OFFICER III
CJLE-1009...............................PEACE OFFICER IV
CJLE-1010................................PEACE OFFICER V
CJLE-1014... LAW ENFORCEMENT AGILITY TRAINING
CJLE-1013.................................LAW ENFORCEMENT
                                   CONDITIONING TRAINING
CJLE-1011.............. LAW ENFORCEMENT STRENGTH
                                                  TRAINING
SUPPLEMENTAL PEACE OFFICER
CJLE-2059...................................................$375
Lecture: 515 Hours; Lab: 166 Hours

Truck Driving
A partnership between Tyler Junior College and
Career Trucking School, Inc. (CTS)
General Guidelines
Students must register in both CDL Written Skills
and Professional Truck Driver Training. Qualified
applicants must have a high school diploma or a
GED certificate. In addition, students must be at
least 21 years of age, have an acceptable driving
record, complete and pass a Department of
Transportation Physical Exam, have the ability to
read, write and speak the English language, and
meet the requirements of the Motor Carrier Federal

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                     braking techniques, evasive actions, causes of
                     skidding and jackknifing, and techniques for                        Welding
                     recovering from such emergencies; and the
                     function and operation of all key vehicle systems.
                     (160 hrs.)                                                          Farm & Ranch Welding
                     Prerequisite: CDL Written Skills                                    (WLDG-1091-Special Topics in Welder/Welding
                                                                                         Technologist)
                     CVOP-1041................................................$4,500
                     9/13-10/8              MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.        This course is designed for the beginning welder
                     9/27-10/22             MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.        who has limited or no welding experience. The
                     10/25-11/19            MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.        emphasis is on basic practical welding of steel for
                                                                                         home or farm use. Safety will be emphasized with
                                                                                                                                                            HELP A GOOD
                     11/8-12/3              MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.
                     11/29-12/31            MTWRF                   8 a.m.–5 p.m.        supervised lab practice in gas welding, cutting,                   CLASS MAKE!
                     Location:              TBA                                          brazing, soldering and arc welding. Various
                                                                                         welding equipment and welding techniques will                    INVITE A FRIEND TO CLASS.
                                                                                         be surveyed. (24 hrs.) (Class limit 10) Supplies:
                                                                                         A list of required safety clothing/equipment is                    903-510-2900
                                                                                         available upon registration. Optional textbook:
                                                                                         Pocket Welding Guide, 32nd Edition, Publisher:
                                                                                         Hobart Institute of Welding Technology.
                                                                                         WLDG-1060.................................................$385
                                                                                         10/1-11/5            F                     5:00-9:00 p.m.
                                                                                         Location:            STC
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                               Life & Leisure                                           Navigating the Storm                                               TRAV-2017.....................................................$45
                                                                                                                                                           10/23                  S           11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
                                                                                        Have you ever wondered why you make the                            12/4                   S           11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
                                                                                        decisions that you do and if there is a way to                     Location:              Zoom class
                                                                                        change your behavior and habits? Join us as we
                                                                                        learn more about human behavior and explore
                 Personal Enrichment                                                    what is driving our emotions and decisions. This
                                                                                        informative and engaging class, led by Instructor
                                                                                        Kelly Hitchcock, will take students through the
                                                                                                                                                           Welding
                 Bliss Out Workout                                                      topics of neurological and physiological responses,
                 Reconnect to nature and self with mindful hiking in                    provide understanding as to why we are naturally                   Sculpture Welding
                 the fresh, revitalizing air with the rich, cool ground                 wired to think the way that we do and discuss                      Recreational art welding class for beginners or
                 under your feet. During this hike, we will not make                    practical steps that lead to behavior modification                 experienced welders. Join master welder Ryan
                 use of a yoga mat. Instead, we will turn inward                        in order to make personal change and increase                      Henderson as he teaches you how to weld custom
                 every 15 minutes of the hike and perform standing                      self-awareness. Highlights include: goal setting,                  pieces of art. Learn basic welding techniques
                 postures along the way. All postures will be simple,                   identifying triggers and coping strategies, brain                  of bending, cutting and shaping metal. Advance
                 to be present and mindful. No experience is                            processes, fight or flight responses, journaling,                  gradually to more complex techniques throughout
                 required. The class is suitable for all levels. The                    personal perceptions and more. Class meets 3                       the class, then learn how to implement these skills
                 hike is between 2 to 3 miles. It can be more or less                   times.                                                             safely at home. You will complete one art project
                 depending on the group. Fairly easy, flat terrain.                     HRPO-2501....................................................$50   by the end of class.
                 Please wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe                        9/7-9/21              T                     6:00-7:30 p.m.         Supplies: A list of required safety clothing/
                 shoes. Bring water.                                                    Location:             RTDC                                         equipment is available upon registration.
                 FITT-1014.......................................................$40                                                                       ARNF-1036...................................................$355
                 9/2                      R                     8:00-9:30 a.m.                                                                             9/3-9/24               F                     5:30-9:00 p.m.
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                                                                8:00-9:30 a.m.          Travel                                                             Location:              STC

                 10/7                     R                     8:00-9:30 a.m.                                                                             Farm & Ranch Welding
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                                                                8:00-9:30 a.m.
                                                                                        Travel Free and Safely (Zoom class)                                (WLDG-1091-Special Topics in Welder/Welding
                 Location:                Faulkner Park                                 We’re ready to get back to our travels! When it                    Technologist)
                                          410 W. Cumberland Road                        is safe to go on a trip, where can we go, how do                   This course is designed for the beginning welder
                                          Tyler, Texas                                  we stay safe, and how do we make our travel                        who has limited or no welding experience. The
                                                                                        free? If you are near retirement, changing careers,                emphasis is on basic practical welding of steel for
                 Heartfulness Meditation                                                a student, or someone who likes the idea of                        home or farm use. Safety will be emphasized with
                                                                                        making additional income to support your travel                    supervised lab practice in gas welding, cutting,
                 This is an experiential (not theoretical) class on
                                                                                        dream, this class is for you. World traveler Gina                  brazing, soldering and arc welding. Various
                 meditation. Many believe that meditation teaches
                                                                                        Henry shows you how she is prepared for the new                    welding equipment and welding techniques will
                 us to become more aware of our thoughts, to
                                                                                        “travel normal” including important tips on safety,                be surveyed. (24 hrs.) (Class limit 10) Supplies:
                 focus our thoughts, and eventually to quiet our
                                                                                        trip insurance, what to do if you become sick, and                 A list of required safety clothing/equipment is
                 thoughts. Most of the class time will be spent
                                                                                        other strategies. Discover over 200 ways to travel                 available upon registration. Optional textbook:
                 with students meditating together. Afterwards
                                                                                        free. Earn free airline tickets, hotel nights, tours               Pocket Welding Guide, 32nd Edition, Publisher:
                 students will journal their observations about the
                                                                                        & more in the USA & worldwide! Volunteering,                       Hobart Institute of Welding Technology.
                 experience and ask questions. The goal of this
                                                                                        fun work-vacations, paid travel, teaching English
                 class is to equip students to live a more balanced                                                                                        WLDG-1060.................................................$385
                                                                                        and remote employment opportunities. Tuition
                 life, to manage stress and challenges better, and                                                                                         10/1-11/5            F                     5:00-9:00 p.m.
                                                                                        includes Gina’s 100-page ebook How to Travel                       Location:            STC
                 to improve relationships.
                                                                                        Free & Safely.
                 SPTO-1034.....................................................$29      Instructor Gina Henry has lived this travel life for
                 9/6-9/27               M             6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.               30 years, taking 10 free vacations a year by using
                 10/4-10/25
                 Location:
                                        M
                                        RTDC
                                                      6:00 p.m.-7:15 p.m.               free airline tickets, hotels, cruises, tours, meals, &
                                                                                        more. She has traveled to 98 countries and all 50
                                                                                                                                                           Foreign Language
                                                                                        states. She teaches in 90 cities and is the author
                                                                                        of many travel books & audios. She leads several                   Beginning Sign Language Level I
                                                                                        group tours each year and organizes a volunteer                    (This course is designed for those who have
                                                                                        teach English program in Thailand and Peru.                        no experience using American Sign Language.
                                                                                        Set Up Notes: Your “Travel Free” ebook link will be                Students will learn to sign everyday communication
                                                                                        emailed to you a few days before the class. Class                  in the Deaf Community. Linguistic rules and
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                                                                                        time is in central time. Good internet connection                  structure will be taught as well as Deaf Culture.
                                                                                        and a PC, laptop, tablet or smart phone with                       Students will gain insight about Deaf history and
                                                                                        camera and mic is needed. You should download                      brief information pertaining to interpreting.
                                                                                        Zoom in advance of class. It is free to install,                   Textbook: Optional A Basic Course in American
                                                                                        https://zoom.us/download. Look for an email from                   Sign Language (2nd edition) ISBN:0-932666-42-6
                             HELP A GOOD                                                your instructor with the Zoom link for the class. Be
                                                                                        ready to log on and join the meeting 5-10 minutes                  SLNG-2035...................................................$160

                             CLASS MAKE!                                                prior to the class start time so you will be ready
                                                                                        when class begins. If you have trouble using the
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                         INVITE A FRIEND TO CLASS.                                      link, just go to Zoom.us, click “Join a Meeting” and
                                                                                        enter the meeting ID and password provided in the
                               903-510-2900                                             instructor’s email.

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Beginning Sign Language Level II                                    microphone, but it is not mandatory. You will                      on both Mac’s and PC’s. You do not need to bring
                                                                    need a USB 3.0 flash drive (minimum 250GB),                        your gear to class.
This course is a continuation to increase your                      preferably in MP4 format. Your USB 3.0 flash drive
knowledge of ASL in the second level. Student                                                                                          ARNF-1090...................................................$135
                                                                    must be formatted in exFAT format before starting                  10/21-11/18            R                     6:30-8:30 p.m.
will explore the concepts of visual spatialization,                 your class project, allowing the drive to be used
verb incorporating location, and descriptive                                                                                           Location:              RTDC
                                                                    on both Mac’s and PC’s. You do not need to bring
classifiers. Students will incorporate signs                        your gear to class.
learned in class using everyday ASL conversation.
                                                                                                                                       Writing
Cultural behaviors and role and responsibilities of                 ARNF-1091...................................................$125
interpreting will be introduced in class.                           9/2-9/23               R                     6:30-8:30 p.m.
                                                                    Location:              RTDC
Pre-requisites: To participate, you must have
completed the American Sign Language -Beginner
                                                                    Story Telling with Video                                           Writers Block
Level I or completed one semester of beginning
                                                                    In this hands-on class you will learn how to                       Discover the power of feelings [5 senses] and facts
Sign Language.
                                                                    structure your video to tell a story, not just convey              [5 Ws] to brainstorm those pesky details that can
Textbook: Optional Signing Naturally: Student                                                                                          sometimes lead to ‘writer’s block’ when writing
Workbook, Level 1 (Vista American Sign Language:                    information. Great for beginners or videographers
                                                                    with intermediate skill levels.                                    your favorite genre, whether short stories, essays,
Functional Notation Approach) ISBN 0-915035-                                                                                           memoirs and more. Deliver the details through
20-0                                                                This is not a class to teach you how your camera
                                                                                                                                       sensory language combined with journalistic
                                                                    gear or video editing software work so come
SLNG-2036...................................................$160                                                                       techniques to create nonfiction and fiction alike.
                                                                    ready to jump straight into video editing. Here
10/12-11/30            T                     6:00-8:00 p.m.                                                                            “It’s all in the details!”
                                                                    you can learn how to edit media for documentary,
Location:              RTDC                                                                                                            Supplies
                                                                    family history, weddings, marketing, advertising,
                                                                    webpage, instructional and even feature style                      • A journal, notebook or spiral to write notes and
Baby Sign Language Class for                                        narrative videos. You will be expected to shoot and                    brainstorm
Parents                                                             edit, outside of classroom hours, one assigned                     • One pack of crayons [basic colors] and a
Teaching your baby sign language enables you                        mini-story and one short video of your choice,                         coloring book [your choice, be a kid, have fun]
to communicate more effectively with your child.                    apply the knowledge learned from class, and show                   • Bring your favorite novels/poems/research/
For parents of children who are deaf or hard-of-                    your final video to the class.                                         book[s]/author[s] to discuss styles, likes/
hearing it is an essential skill. In this class we will             Supplies:                                                              dislikes, preferences
discuss sentence structures and grammar notes                       A video camera, tripod, video editing software                     • Light colored construction paper [beige, white,
as well as learning signs for family relationship,                  (Mac or PC platform), and the knowledge of how                         yellow, light blue, pink] [3 sheets]
household chores, weekend activities, and so                        they work. It is preferred that you also have a
much more so your family can communicate basic                                                                                         • A binder of notebook paper or an electronic
                                                                    lavaliere microphone for interviews, but it is not                     device for writing/typing
daily needs more easily.                                            mandatory. USB 3.0 flash drive (minimum 500GB),
SLNG-2016.....................................................$99   preferably in MP4 format. Your USB 3.0 flash drive                 WRIT-1015.....................................................$85
9/9-10/28              R                     6:00-7:00 p.m.         must be formatted in exFAT format before starting                  10/5-10/26             T                     6:00-7:30 p.m.
Location:              RTDC                                         your class project, allowing the drive to be used                  Location:              RTDC

Video
Make your Social Media Videos Look
and Sound Professional
Ever watched a really great video on YouTube and
think “Wow! I’d like to make a video like that!”
Well now you can! With help you can learn how
to create and edit a professional social media
videos of your own. With the increasing popularity
of Instagram, TikTok, and many other apps it’s
hard to get videos to stand out in the crowd. This
class to show you how to “wow” online with a 30
second clip! So grab your video camera and join
us today!
Intended for beginner and intermediate skill levels.
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Life & Leisure

This is not a class to teach you how your camera
gear or video editing software work.
You will be expected to shoot and edit, outside of
classroom hours, one assigned mini-video and one
short video of your choice, apply the knowledge
learned from class, and show your final video to
the class.
Supplies:
Video camera, tripod, video editing software (Mac
or PC platform), and the knowledge of how they
work. It is preferred that you also have a lavaliere

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Online Classes

                                      Instructor Led Online Classes
                                     The best eLearning technology together
                                   with proven instructor-led learning strategies
                 Programs available in Healthcare, IT & Web Development, Business, Law
                 and other in-demand disciplines bringing the convenience of an online
                 solution together with the same in-depth, high-touch education experience
                 as a traditional classroom program that includes:
                   ü Student tuition includes a FREE student laptop
                   ü Affordable tuition starting from as low as $1,199
                   ü Live, interactive webinars led by instructors to bring the content to life
                   ü Graded discussion forums, assignments, challenging assessments and
                     interactive activities to ensure you’re on track for success
                   ü Scheduled on-site lab sessions for students to gain hands-on skills*
                   ü National certification and/or industry credentialing opportunities
                   ü Externship opportunities to gain real-world experience and prepare for employment*
                   ü Programs available in Medical Assistant, Medical Billing & Coding, Pharmacy
                     Technician, Front-End Web Developer, Computer Support Specialist and more!
                   ü Spanish Options available for all programs

                                                    Please visit https://tjc.edu2.com/ to enroll.
                 *IMPORTANT: These programs include on-campus labs scheduled on-site at our facility as well as externship opportunities with local
                 employers.
                 * IMPORTANT:  Both of theseprograms
                                    These     elementsinclude
                                                       will be scheduled
                                                               on-campusconsistent with community
                                                                         labs scheduled   on-site athealth guidance
                                                                                                    your facility    so asastoexternship
                                                                                                                  as well      ensure the health and
                 safety of all students, instructors and support staff.
                 opportunities with local employers. Both of these elements will be scheduled consistent with community health
                 guidance so as to ensure the health and safety of all students, instructors and support staff.

                                                   Contact us at 903-510-2900
                                                  or visit tjc.edu2.com to enroll.

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and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling                  Phlebotomy Technician Program
Online Health                                                 appointments and medical records management.
                                                                                                                            with Clinical Externship (online)
Professions Classes                                           This comprehensive course will prepare students
                                                              to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy             The Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares
                                                              Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam.                   professionals to collect blood and other
To register visit www.tjc.edu2.com or call 903-               Course content includes pharmacy medical                      specimens from clients for the purpose of
510-2900                                                      terminology, reading and interpreting prescriptions           laboratory analysis. The phlebotomist is a
                                                              and defining generic and brand names drugs and                vital member of the clinical laboratory team,
Clinical Externship Requirements                              much, much more! Program also includes a                      whose main function is to obtain patient’s blood
Upon successful completion of the programs with               clinical externship with a local healthcare provider!         specimens by venipuncture and micro-collection
externships, students are eligible to participate in a                                                                      for testing purposes. Phlebotomists are employed
                                                              National certification examination opportunities for
clinical externship and may be asked to submit to                                                                           throughout the healthcare system including in
                                                              successful students are as follows:
a thorough background check, drug screening and                                                                             hospitals, neighborhood health centers, medical
additional requirements. Student is responsible for           • The Pharmacy Technician modules will prepare                group practices, HMO’s, public health facilities,
related fees. For students who may have a criminal                students to sit for the Pharmacy Technician               veteran hospitals, insurance carriers, and in other
background, please be advised that the results of                 Certification Board (PTCB) pharmacy technician            healthcare settings. Students will become familiar
the background check could prevent you from                       certification exam                                        with all aspects of blood collection and will review
being eligible to participate in a clinical rotation.         • The Medical Administration modules will                     the skills needed to perform venipunctures
                                                                  prepare students to sit for the National                  safely. Also includes terminology, blood collection
Pharmacy Technician with Clinical                                 Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified                  procedures, order of draw and other engaging

                                                                                                                                                                                          Online Classes
Externship (online)                                               Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)                   topics. Program also includes a clinical externship
                                                                                                                            with a local healthcare provider!
                                                                  certification.
This comprehensive course will prepare students
                                                              STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$2,999   A major objective of this program is to prepare
to enter the pharmacy field and to take the
                                                              Online e-learning Program. Includes a Clinical                students for important national healthcare
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB                                                                              competency certification examinations and to
exam. Technicians work in hospitals, home                     Externship with a local Healthcare Provider.
                                                                                                                            prepare them to work as Phlebotomy Technicians.
infusion pharmacies, community pharmacies                     Program Duration: 6 Months *Students will have
                                                                                                                            National certification examination opportunities
and other health care settings-working under the              an additional 12 months access to the program
                                                                                                                            for students who complete this program are as
supervision of a registered pharmacist. Course                                                                              follows:
content includes an overview of the qualifications,           Clinical Medical Assistant Program                            • Students who complete this comprehensive
operational guidelines, and job duties of a
                                                              with Clinical Externship (online)                                 course would be prepared to sit for the
pharmacy technician. Topics include definitions of
                                                              This program prepares students to assist                          American Society of Phlebotomy Technicians
a pharmacy environment, the profile of a pharmacy
                                                              physicians by performing functions related to the                 (ASPT) Phlebotomy Technician national
technician, legal and ethical guidelines, job skills
                                                              clinical aspects of a medical office. Instruction                 certification examination.
and duties, verbal and written communication
skills, professional resources, safety techniques,            includes preparing patients for examination                   • The Microsoft Office Desktop Skill modules will
and supply and inventory techniques. Students                 and treatment, routine laboratory procedures,                     prepare students to sit for the Microsoft Office
will learn dosage calculations, IV flow rates, drug           pharmacology, taking and documenting vital                        User certification exams.
compounding, dose conversions, dispensing of                  signs, technical aspects of phlebotomy, the 12-               STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$1.999
prescriptions, inventory control and billing and              lead EKG and the cardiac life cycle. Additionally,            Online e-learning Program. Includes a Clinical
reimbursement. Textbook and materials provided.               this program includes a Medical Administration                Externship with a local Healthcare Provider.
Program also includes a clinical externship with a            course covering key topics such as medical ethics             Program Duration: 4 Months *Students will have
local healthcare provider!                                    and law, basics of insurance billing and coding,              an additional 12 months access to the programs.
                                                              telephone techniques, scheduling appointments
National certification examination opportunities for
                                                              and medical records management. A major
successful students are as follows:
                                                              objective of this program is to prepare students
                                                                                                                            Medical Administrative Assistant
• The Pharmacy Technician modules will prepare                for important national healthcare competency                  with Clinical Externship Program
   students to sit for the Pharmacy Technician                certification examinations and to prepare them to             (online)
   Certification Board (PTCB) pharmacy technician             work as Clinical Medical Assistant professionals.             Medical administrative assistants primarily work
   certification exam                                         Program also includes a clinical externship with a            in doctor’s offices, clinics, outpatient settings,
STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$1,499   local healthcare provider!                                    hospitals, and other healthcare settings. Medical
Online e-learning Program. Includes a Clinical                National certification examination opportunities              administrative assistants, medical secretaries, and
Externship with a local Healthcare Provider.                  for students who complete this program are as                 medical records clerks are all positions in great
Program Duration: 4 Months *Students will have                follows:                                                      demand. This program covers information on the
an additional 12 months access to the programs.               • Students who complete this comprehensive                    medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills,
                                                                  course would be prepared to sit for the National          medical ethics and law, medical terminology,
Pharmacy Technician and Medical                                   Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical         basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone
                                                                                                                            techniques, scheduling appointments, medical
Administration and Clinical                                       Medical Assistant (CCMA) national certification
                                                                                                                            records management and management of
Externship (online)                                               examination.
                                                                                                                            practice finances. A great course for physicians
This program will prepare students to enter the               • The Microsoft Office Desktop Skill modules will             medical office professionals!
pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician                   prepare students to sit for the Microsoft Office
                                                                                                                            This program prepares students to function
Certification Board’s PTCB exam. Course content                   User certification exams.
                                                                                                                            effectively in many of the administrative and
includes pharmacy terminology, pharmacy                       STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$2,199   clerical positions in the healthcare industry. It
calculations, reading and interpreting prescriptions          Online e-learning Program. Includes a Clinical                provides students a well-rounded introduction
and defining generic & brand names drugs.                     Externship with a local Healthcare Provider.                  to medical administration that delivers the skills
Additionally, this program includes a Medical                 Program Duration: 6 Months *Students will have                students require to obtain an administrative
Administration course covering key topics such as             an additional 12 months access to the program.                medical assistant position or advance within their
medical ethics and law, basics of insurance billing                                                                         current healthcare career.

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                 National certification examination opportunities                • Medical Administrative Assistant-National                   Dialysis Technician (online)
                 for students who complete this program are as                     Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified
                 follows:                                                                                                                      As kidney failure continues to be a growing
                                                                                   Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
                                                                                                                                               national health problem, kidney disease is driving
                 • Students who complete this program will                         certification
                                                                                                                                               the growing demand for well-trained dialysis
                     have the opportunity to pursue the National                 • Electronic Health Records Management (EHRM)                 technicians. Dialysis technicians are employed
                     Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified                      -NHA Certified Electronic Health Record                     in hospitals, outpatient clinics, and other medical
                     Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA).                      Specialist (CEHRS) exam certification                       facilities. The number of dialysis technician
                 STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$1,599     • The Microsoft Office Desktop Skill modules will             jobs has the potential to increase by more than
                 Online e-learning Program. Program Duration:                      prepare students to sit for the Microsoft Office            35% by 2018. While most technician training
                 4 Months *Students will have an additional 12                     User certification exams.                                   has historically been done “on-the-job,” today’s
                 months access to the programs.                                                                                                healthcare employers are seeking well-trained
                                                                                 STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$2,599
                                                                                                                                               technicians who possess the necessary knowledge
                                                                                 Online e-learning Program. Includes a Clinical
                 EKG Technician Program (online)                                 Externship with a local Healthcare Provider.
                                                                                                                                               and skills to fill this growing number of positions.
                                                                                                                                               This Dialysis Technician Program provides students
                 EKG technicians work in physician’s offices,                    Program Duration: 6 Months *Students will have
                                                                                                                                               with the knowledge needed to perform as a
                 hospitals, clinics, and other healthcare facilities             an additional 12 months access to the program.                dialysis technician. This program will review kidney
                 and organizations. EKG technicians also work
                                                                                                                                               dialysis machines, preparing dialyzer reprocessing
                 for insurance companies to provide data for
                                                                                 Electronic Health Records                                     and delivery systems, and review equipment
                 health and life insurance policies. Similar to other
                 growing healthcare professions, the demand for                  Management (EHRM) Program                                     maintenance.
Online Classes

                 EKG technicians is expected to continue to grow                 (online)                                                      National certification examination opportunities for
                 substantially. Approximately 25% more EKG                                                                                     successful students are as follows:
                                                                                 Access to health information is changing the
                 technician jobs will be available by the year 2018.             ways doctors care for patients. With the nation’s             • This program is designed to cover the key
                 This EKG Technician Program prepares students to                healthcare system moving to the electronic medical               objectives of the leading dialysis technician
                 perform EKG’s. This course will include information             record, numerous employment opportunities exist for              certification exams. Although some students do
                 on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical                 medical assistants, health information systems staff,            immediately pursue certain certifications, most
                 disease processes, medical terminology,                         patient registration professionals and other related             national exams require job experience for formal
                 medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact,               positions. Healthcare professionals with the ability             dialysis technician certification. The BONENT
                 electrocardiography and stress testing.                                                                                          Certified Hemodialysis Technologist/Technician
                                                                                 to understand, update and maintain the electronic
                 National certification examination opportunities for            health record are in great demand. This program                  examination requires one year of experience (12
                 successful students are as follows:                                                                                              months) in nephrology patient care, and current
                                                                                 prepares students to understand and use electronic
                 • There are several EKG technician national                                                                                      active participation in an ESRD facility.
                                                                                 records in a medical practice. Course reviews the
                    certification exams that are available to                    implementation and management of electronic                   STUDENT TUITION: .......................................$999
                    students, such as the ASPT-Electrocardiograph                health information using common electronic data               Online e-learning Program. Program Duration:
                    (EKG) Technician exam                                        interchange systems and maintaining the medical,              4 Months *Students will have an additional 12
                 STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$1,199     legal, accreditation and regulatory requirements of           months access to the programs.
                 Online e-learning Program. Program Duration:                    the electronic health record.
                 4 Months *Students will have an additional 12                   This Electronic Health Record (EHR) Management                Medical Billing & Coding Program
                 months access to the programs.                                  program prepares students to understand and use               (online)
                                                                                 electronic records in a medical practice. Course              Medical billing and coding is one of the fastest-
                 Physicians’ Office Assistant                                    reviews the implementation and management                     growing careers in the healthcare industry today!
                 Professional with Electronic Health                             of electronic health information using common                 The need for professionals who understand how
                 Records Management (EHRM) and                                   electronic data interchange systems and                       to code healthcare services and procedures for
                                                                                 maintaining the medical, legal, accreditation and
                 Clinical Externship (online)                                    regulatory requirements of the electronic health
                                                                                                                                               third-party insurance reimbursement is growing
                                                                                                                                               substantially. Physician practices, hospitals,
                 This program combines in-demand healthcare                      record.                                                       pharmacies, long-term care facilities, chiropractic
                 disciplines with important front office Microsoft               National certification examination opportunities for          practices, physical therapy practices, and other
                 end user computer skills. Physicians’ Office                    successful students are as follows:                           healthcare providers all depend on medical billing
                 Assistant with Electronic Health Records-This                                                                                 and coding for insurance carrier reimbursement.
                 course provides a well-rounded experience                       • Students who complete this comprehensive
                                                                                    course would be prepared to sit for the National           This billing and coding course offers the skills
                 preparing students to assist physicians in multiple                                                                           needed to perform complex coding and billing
                 administrative areas of the medical office and                     Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified
                                                                                    Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS)                procedures. The course covers: CPT (Introduction,
                 the requirements of maintaining the electronic
                                                                                    exam.                                                      Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty
                 health record (EH R). Instruction includes medical
                                                                                                                                               fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory),
                 terminology, interpersonal skills, medical records              STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$1,299   ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic
                 management, implementation and management                       Online e-learning Program. Program Duration:                  claims processes for insurance reimbursements.
                 of electronic health information, medical ethics                4 Months *Students will have an additional 12                 National certification examination opportunities for
                 and law, basics of insurance billing and coding                 months access to the programs                                 successful students are as follows:
                 and maintaining the regulatory requirements
                 of the EH R. A major objective of this program                                                                                • Numerous national certification exams are
                 is to prepare students for important national                                                                                     available for students who complete this course
                 healthcare competency certification examinations                                                                                  including American Academy of Professional
                 and to prepare them to work as Physician                                                                                          Coders (AAPC), American Health Information
                 Office Assistants and Electronic Health Records                                                                                   Association (AHIMA) and others.
                 professionals. Program also includes a clinical                                                                               STUDENT TUITION: ....................................$1,799
                 externship with a local healthcare provider!                                                                                  Online e-learning Program. Program Duration:
                 National certification examination opportunities                                                                              4 Months *Students will have an additional 12
                 for successful students are as follows:                                                                                       months access to the programs.

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