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Medical Coding     Medical Interpreter    Pharmacy Technician

Join us for our Open Houses for the Certificate in Medical Interpreter, Certificate in Medical Coding and Billing, and/or Pharmacy Technician Certificate. Click here for dates and times, and to sign up.

Certificate in Medical Coding and Billing

Course Material: Click here for required coding books. The required book for Medical Terminology is The Language of Medicine, by Davi-Ellen Chabner, 11th Edition, ISBN-13: 978-0323370813.
Duration of the Program: The program consists of 5 courses; it takes 1 year to complete.
Tuition: $3,900 plus one-time $35 registration fee
Payment Plan: Down payment of $1,835 + 6 payments of $350
Brochures: Spring 2022

Certificate in Medical Interpreter

Program Description:
The Certificate in Medical Interpreter is a 48-hour certificate program in Health Care and Social Services Interpreting. The program covers basic & advanced interpreting skills, medical terminology, Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice, cross-cultural communication, memory development and note-taking, intonation makeover for less accented speech and the U.S. healthcare system. By successfully completing this program, the student will meet a key prerequisite of National Certification for Medical Interpreters. Optional 150-hour Shadowing Practicum at one of the NYC area hospitals is available upon successful completion of the 48-hour program.
Duration of the Program: 48-Hour course; 6 or 12 sessions.
Tuition: $1,250 plus one-time $35 registration fee
Payment Plan:
Brochures: Spring 2022

Pharmacy Technician Certificate (PHATECE)

Program Description:
Continuing Education at Hunter College in conjunction with AETERNA LAURUS, INC. will provide a course that prepares students to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) and furthermore prepares students to be employed by teaching career development skills and providing an opportunity for externships.

Duration of the Program: •    One 3-hour live class per week for 15 weeks (45 hours of live instruction)
•    155 hours of self-paced learning and assignments
Tuition: $1,295 plus one-time $35 registration fee
Payment Plan: Down payment of $695 + 2 payments of $300

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