Health Care Interpreting Theory: English/Spanish
Major Code: 642B

Certificate of Achievement

This certificate is designed for the practicing health care interpreter who has received on-the-job training. The selected health care interpreting and translation courses provide a body of knowledge and theory to complement and reinforce the skills acquired through experience. Students have the option of taking these courses online.

Course Requirements18

  • COM125 Communication Strategies for Healthcare Careers2
  • HCI102 Survey Of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Issues in
    Health Care Interpreting
    3
  • HCI105 Anatomy and Medical Procedures for Health Care Interpreting: English/Spanish3
  • HCI106 Introduction to Health Care Interpreting: English/Spanish3
  • HCI175 Introduction to Medical Translation: English/Spanish3
  • HCI220 Approaches to Health Care in Hispanic Culture3
  • HIT105 Medical Terms for Health Occupations1

Program Total18


Major course shown in color requires minimum grade of C.

Semesters to Complete (full-time status): 2
Job Placement Rate, On-Time Graduate Rate and Median Loan Debt: N/A
(less than 10 annual completers) 

Career Options

Cost of Attendance

Tuition:$1,649.00
Books and Supplies:$1,041.00
Fees:$85.00
Total:$2,775.00