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Guided Pathways

Guided Pathways

Mental Health Technology-Psychiatric Technician, AS Degree S1208

Program: S1208
Looking for guidance? A counselor can help.This Guided Pathways for Success (GPS) is a suggested sequence of coursework needed for program completion. It is not an official educational plan. Schedule an appointment with a counselor or advisor as soon as possible to create an individualized Mountie Academic Plan (MAP) specific to your goals and needs.
Suggested Sequence of CourseworkThis program is available online
Fall Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
ENGL 1A Freshman Composition 4.0
PSYC 1A Intro to Psychology 3.0
AA/S MATH Meet AA/AS Math Comptcy Req 5.0
Total:   12.0
Winter Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 40 Interviewing & Counseling 3.0
AA/S HUM Area C-2 Humanities Course 4.0
Total:   7.0
Faculty recommend SIGN 101 or SPAN 1: C2Humanities
Spring Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
A/AS SELF AA/AS E LifelongUnderst Course 1.0
A/AS AMIST AA/AS GE D1 Hist & Poli Sc Cr 3.0
AA/S KINES Phys Ed (KIN) Activity Course 1.0
SPCH 1A Public Speaking 4.0
SPCH 2 (or) Survey Comm Studies
Total:   9.0
Faculty recommend SPCH 2
Summer Semester (Year 1)
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 70 Into to Psychiatric Tech 1.5
MENT 70L Intro Psyc Tech Clinical 2.0
Total:   3.5
Fall Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 56 Med/Surg Nurs Psych Tech 9.0
MENT 56L Clinical Experience 4.0
Total:   13.0
Winter Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 58D Med Surg & Pharm Psy Tech 4.0
MENT 58L Adv Med-Surg Nsg PT Clin 1.5
Total:   5.5
Spring Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 72 Nursg Care Devel Disabled 7.0
MENT 72L Nursg Care Dev Dis Clinic 5.5
Total:   12.5
Summer Semester (Year 2)
Course Prefix Title Units
AA/S ARTS Area C-1 Arts Course 3.0
Total:   3.0
Fall Semester (Year 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 (Year 3)
Course Prefix Title Units
MENT 82 Wk Exp Mental Health Tech 2.0
AA/S SCNCE Area B-1 or B-2 Science Course 5.0
Total:   7.0
Certificate: Mental Health Tech: Psy Tech T1279 Mental Health Tech, Psy Tech, AS S1208 Submit petitions to Admissions & Records
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).  

84
Total number of Units
Just
$46
Per Unit
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