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Starting Semesters for Health Sciences Programs

Fall Semester Spring Semester Summer Semester
Dental Hygiene Medical Laboratory Technology Expanded Duty Dental Assisting
Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic Medical Assisting
Surgical Technology Program Occupational Therapy Assistant
Veterinary Technology Physical Therapist Assistant
Radiologic Technology
Respiratory Care


Course Progression

Before progressing to the next semester, students must attain a minimum grade of C in each lecture, laboratory and clinical component of the program, and achieve a minimum grade of C in all prerequisite and corequisite courses.

Program Completion

In order to successfully complete a program, the student must:

  • Attain a minimum grade of C in all required courses.
  • Complete the required number of credit hours of coursework for the program and apply for graduation to receive the degree. At least 25 percent of the total credits must be earned at TTC. Note: Three hours of nonequivalent humanities credit may be applied toward the humanities elective requirement in the curriculum.