Health Unit Coordinator Frequently Asked Questions

What are the prerequisites for this program?

  • A High school diploma or GED
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Foundations of Healthcare
  • Healthcare Professionalism
  • Healthcare Provider CPR
  • HIPAA Compliance (HIPA)*
  • Introduction to Business Computing
  • Medical Terminology (MTER) *

*If you are comfortable with testing out of courses above contact the Test Center at 443-412-2352*
*If you do not have a GED or High school Diploma, please contact Adult Literacy at 443-412-2152*

The courses below for certification cannot be tested out of and must go in order:

  • Health Unit Coordinator Theory
  • Health Unit Coordinator Clinical

What textbooks are needed for the program?

All textbooks for CET classes are in the college book store located in the Student Center