Electrocardiography Certificate/Area of Specialization

This certificate/area of specialization provides students with the basic knowledge and skills to perform an electrocardiogram (ECG). It also introduces basic cardiac arrhythmias and medications used to treat them. After completion of the program, students are eligible to take a national certification exam.

NOTE: Students completing the Medical Assisting Certificate/Area of Specialization will have also fulfilled the requirements for this certificate/area of specialization.

Course Title Credit Hours
HLTH 1215Medical Terminology for Health Professions3
HLTH 1700Basic Electrocardiography2
Total Credit Hours5