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Health Careers

TCC aims to provide the best health care training in the region. Our Health Careers staff and faculty are dedicated to making our students successful by using the latest technology and information.

Launch Your Health Career at TCC

Our students are amazing. Our staff and faculty are amazing, and I'm proud of the programs we offer.”

Krista Fox, Dean of Health, Business & Professional Services 

The H.C. Joe Harned Center for Health Careers

The Harned Center for Health Careers, a state-of-the-art facility that was funded by a capital allocation from the state Legislature and a generous donation by H.C. "Joe" Harned, houses the TCC Health Careers programs. Our students train on hospital-grade equipment in classrooms designed to function like clinical settings.Come visit us in Bldg. 13, at the southwest end of campus, next to the campus commons. 

Health Careers Programs 

Which Health Careers program is right for you? Learn more. 

BAS Degrees and Partnerships 

TCC offers Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degrees in Health Information Management and Community Health. TCC also offers a Nuclear Medicine program in partnership with Bellevue College. 

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Health Information Management

Earn a Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree in Health Information Management 

HIM BAS

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Nuclear Medicine 

TCC offers a Nuclear Medicine program with Bellevue College

Nuclear Medicine

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Community Health 

Earn a Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) degree in Community Health

Community Health BAS

 

Not sure which Health Careers program is right for you?

Our Associate of Applied Science Transfer Degree in Allied Health allows you to keep your options open -- and access Financial Aid while you decide. 

 

Health Careers Program Overview Session

 

There are a variety of ways to work in the health care industry. TCC is fortunate to offer a number of educational programs in Health Sciences that might be of interest. In order to assist prospective students in fully understanding their training options, we encourage attendance at the Health Careers Program Overview Information Session.

Bring your questions with you!



Date Time Building Room
August 22, 2018 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
September 12, 2018 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
October 1, 2018 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
October 23, 2018 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
November 7, 2018 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
December 12, 2018 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
January 9, 2019  3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
February 4, 2019 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
March 5, 2019 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222
March 28, 2019 3:30 - 5 p.m. 13 222

 

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Common Course Equivalencies 

Health Careers program prerequisites offered at local colleges.

Tacoma
CC
Pierce
CC
Highline
CC
Olympic
CC
South Puget
Sound CC
Bellevue
College
ENGL& 101
English
Composition
ENGL&
101
ENGL&
101
ENGL&
101
ENGL&
101
ENGL&
101
HIT 130
Medical
Terminology
BTECH
150
MED A
113
MEDA
160
(MOA 160)
MED 103 HPRO 120
TMATH 100
Mathematics for the Health Sciences
info coming soon info coming soon info coming soon MATH 101 info coming soon
MATH 95 (formerly MATH 99)
Intermediate Algebra
MATH 101 MATH 091 MATH 099 MATH 099 MATH 099
CHEM& 110
Chemical Concepts w/Lab
CHEM& 100 or CHEM& 121 CHEM 110 CHEM 110/101 CHEM& 105 CHEM& 105
BIOL& 241
Human Anatomy
and Physiology I
BIOL&
241
(BIOL 240/241)
BIOL&
241
(BIOL 231)
BIOL& 241
(BIO 250)
BIOL& 241
(BIOL 205)
BIOL& 241
(BIOL 260)
BIOL& 242
Human Anatomy
and Physiology II
BIOL&
242
(BIOL 250/252)
BIOL&
242
(BIOL 232)
BIOL& 242
(BIO 251)
BIOL& 242
(BIOL 206)
BIOL& 242
(BIOL 261)
CMST& 101
Intro to Communication
CMST& 101 (SPCH 100) CMST& 101 (SPCH 100) CMST& 210 (SPCH 152) CMST& 101 CMST& 210 (SPCH 100/103) CMST& 101 (SPCH 100)
CMST 110
Multicultural
Communication
CMST
105
(SPCH 105)
CMST
200
(SPCH 200)
CMST 153
(SPCH 153)
CMST
105
(SPCH 105)
CMST 130
CMST& 220
Public Speaking
CMST& 220 (SPCH 110) info coming soon CMST& 220 (SPCH 151B) CMST& 220 SPCH 220