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Guided Pathways

Mental Health Technology- Psychiatric Technician, AS S1208

Program: S1208
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Suggested Sequence of Coursework
Fall Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
MATH 71 Intermediate Algebra 5.0
SIGN 101 American Sign Language 1 4.0
SPAN 1 (or) Elementary Spanish
Total:   13.0
SIGN 101 or SPAN 1 Recommended for Humanities req
Winter Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 40 Interviewing & Counseling 3.0
PSYC 1A Intro to Psychology 3.0
Total:   6.0
Spring Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS PE Meet AA/AS Pys Well-Being Req 3.0
POLI 1 American Gov and Politics 3.0
SPCH 26 Interpersonal Comm. 3.0
SPCH 2 Fundamentals of Comm 4.0
Total:   13.0
Summer Semester 1
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 70 Into to Psychiatric Tech 1.5
MENT 70L Intro Psyc Tech Clinical 2.0
A/AS READ Meet AA/AS Reading Comptcy Req 3.0
Total:   6.5
Fall Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 56L Clinical Experience 4.0
MENT 56 Med/Surg Nurs Psych Tech 9.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 58L Adv Med-Surg Nsg PT Clin 1.5
MENT 58D Med Surg & Pharm Psy Tech 4.0
Total:   5.5
Spring Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 72L Nursg Care Dev Dis Clinic 5.5
MENT 72 Nursg Care Devel Disabled 7.0
Total:   12.5
Summer Semester 2
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS ARTS AA/AS GE C1 Arts Crse 3.0
A/AS SCNCE AA/AS GE B1/B2 Science Crse 5.0
Total:   8.0
ARTB 14 or other Area C1 course PSYC 1B or other Area B Science
Fall Semester 3
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 73L Psyc Nsg Psyc Techs Clin 5.5
MENT 73T Psych Nurs for Psych Tech 6.0
Total:   11.5
Spring Semester 3
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 82 Wk Exp Mental Health Tech 2.0
Total:   2.0
Program Notes

Degree requirements include reading competency. This requirement is met by attaining eligibility for READ 100. You may complete READ 90 or take the reading placement exam and earn a 65 or higher (eligibility for READ 100).  

91
Total number of Units
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