With a degree in Respiratory Therapy, you will be ready to treat patients with heart and lung illnesses, as well as those with breathing difficulties. Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (COARC), our Bachelor of Science program will assist you in becoming involved in the treatment, diagnosis, rehabilitation and home care of patients with acute or chronic disease affecting the lung or cardiovascular system. As a graduate, you will be eligible for credentialing exams administered by the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC).
For individuals seeking entry into the radiologic sciences profession, we offer an entry-level bachelor of science degree with special emphasis leading to certification in one of five career specialties. No previous background in the radiologic sciences is required to enter any of these programs. Graduates are eligible to sit for the national certification examination in their specific area of specialty (see Certification section below for additional details). All students in the department will do some level of online coursework. Typically, students in entry-level tracks take five to ten online courses over the five semesters
Radiation therapy is an exciting, rewarding and challenging field. Radiation Therapists deliver daily radiation treatments to cancer patients to ensure the treatments are accurately and safely administered. Radiation therapists must possess strong communication skills, be detail oriented, be able to work with all members of the oncology team and be comfortable using state-of-the-art technology.
Program is designed to help you become an effective and successful elementary school teacher. We will enable you to demonstrate supportive and engaging practices in the classroom that positively affect young learners. For this Bachelor of Science in Education program, we offer you a noncertfication track in Child and Family Studies or the certification track, which leads to T-4 licensure for teaching preschool through fifth grade.
Middle Grades Education program will prepare you in teaching these adolescent learners effectively and successfully in any two of the following areas: mathematics, social sciences, language arts, and science. You will come to learn pedagogical theories and practices to help confront and address issues in elementary or middle schools. By pursuing this Bachelor of Science degree, you will come to enhance your knowledge in evaluating, planning, and providing research-based effective learning experiences to all students in fourth through eighth grade.
MCSE certification is a passport to new, well paying careers in information technology—a field in which the demand for employees is greater than the supply. The graduates received certification upon completion of the intensive MCSE course, which meets four nights per week for six months
The nursing program of study is designed to prepare graduates with entry level nursing practice knowledge and skills upon which professional careers and additional study can be built. The baccalaureate nursing program emphasizes professional nursing practice and leadership skills.
This degree provides a broad preparation in science and research, with an emphasis on physiology and rehabilitation. Electives can be selected that will enable the graduate to earn any of several academic minors or credentials, such as neuroscience, psychology, or gerontology. The Rehabilitation Science degree has also “been specifically designed by the physical therapy faculty to meet the needs of students” who wish to pursue graduate education in “the fields of physical therapy, occupational therapy or sports medicine.”
Accredited by the National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Science, the Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Laboratory Science offers you the pathway in becoming a medical laboratory scientist (MLS), which is a profession currently in high demand. By applying knowledge learned from chemistry, math and biology, you will be able to use manual and automated techniques to provide data to physicians. Our program will give you the preparation needed to pass the American Society for Clinical Pathology Board of Certification exam successfully. We also offer you an online Career Ladder program that will enable you to advance your education.
Graduates of this program are prepared to teach exceptional students whose learning needs require an individualized education plan (IEP). Graduates will instruct these students in the general education curriculum using specialized strategies that prepare them to participate in the statewide assessment process required of all P-12 public school students in Georgia.
Designed for those with an undergraduate degree in an approved field (English, History, Mathematics, or Science), our Master of Arts in Teaching program offers you an advanced graduate degree in teaching methodology for secondary learners, along with a route to secure your initial teaching certification at the T-5 level. You will become familiarized with adolescent development, the social context of schooling, and accommodation to diverse learning challenges in middle or high schools.
People need to earn a GED® for a lot of reasons, and we know yours is very important. Our classes are designed to meet your needs, and our instruction will be focused where you know you need help. Our classes are interactive, utilize technology, and are offered at our campuses and community partner sites to provide you access no matter where you live.
Adult and Community Education (ACE) at Royce Learning Center is a program designed for adult learners of all ages and abilities. ACE uses an individualized, learner centered approach with an understanding that each learner has a different motivation for seeking education. All of our adult learners work with a certified teacher to create an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) that will target the needed skills. We offer: GED and Pre-GED test preparation, Armed Services Vocational Assessment Battery (ASVAB) test, Georgia High School Graduation test, Police, Firefighter, EMT exams, Technical school and college entrance exams, CDL or other written license tests, Reading skills, Writing skills, Math skills, Computer skills, and other general workplace test preparation.
The PCT program prepares Certified Nurse Aides (CNAs) to advance their career in the health care industry. The Patient Care Technician works under the supervision of nursing or medical staff to provide basic patient care, including recording vital signs, EKG and phlebotomy procedures in a variety of healthcare environments. This program consists of classroom/lab instruction and supervised/preceptor externship experience. The externship portion of training is conducted off campus at a medical facility or a clinic where theoretical and practical skills are integrated. The externship program provides an opportunity for the student to observe, assist, learn and perform patient care services.
IT success stories start with CompTIA A+ certification. It validates understanding of the most common hardware and software technologies in business and certifies the skills necessary to support complex IT infrastructures. CompTIA A+ is a powerful credential that helps IT professionals worldwide ignite their IT career.
CompTia Security+ is an international, vendor-neutral certification that proves competency in system security, network infrastructure, access control and organizational security. Major organizations that employ CompTia Security+ certified staff includes Booz Allen Hamilton, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Motorola, Symantec, Telstra, Hitachi, Ricoh, Lockheed Martin, Unisys, Hilton Hotels Corp., General Mills, the U.S. Navy, Army, Air Force and Marines.
The MCSA on Windows Server certification enables you to demonstrate your expertise with Windows Server and inspire confidence in clients and employers. Prove your ability to analyze business requirements for information systems solutions and validate your expertise in designing and implementing infrastructures based on Windows Server. Jobs: Systems Administrator, Network Administrator, Computer Technical Specialist, Network Analyst.
The Certified Warehouse and Distribution Specialist (CWDS) Technical Certificate of Credit Program provides instruction that will allow graduates to function safely and effectively in the warehouse environment. Topics include workforce skills, warehousing and distribution processes, technology skills, and representative warehousing skills.
The Paramedicine applied associate in science degree program prepares students to provide advanced emergency medical care for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system. This individual possesses the complex knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and transportation. Paramedics function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight. Paramedics perform interventions with the basic and advanced equipment typically found on an ambulance. The Paramedic is a link from the scene into the health care system. The Paramedicine degree program prepares students for employment in paramedic positions in today’s health services field. The Paramedic degree program provides learning opportunities that introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills from the EMT/EMT-I.
Students attending this 8 hour course will gain the knowledge necessary for safe operation of a powered industrial truck; to fully understand the methods and procedures necessary to safely operate a powered industrial truck in the workplace and to utilize a barcode scanner for effective receiving and/or shipment of a product in the workplace.