Date of publication: 2017-08-26 15:23
This certificate will provide an introductory overview of concepts such as an introduction to health care delivery, communication skills, medical terminology, health care information systems, the regulatory environment, and patient records. These concepts are needed to work in an entry level aspect of the health and wellness industry, such as a medical spa, weight management clinic, physician front office or clinic. Completion of the program allows a student to sit for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam, a national certification offered through the National Healthcareers Association®.
Answer Yes if you will have successfully completed linguistics and/or reading-related courses AND you will have completed most or all of these courses at the institution you indicated in section 77A.
The Masters of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Nursing Education (MSN/NED) program prepares registered nurses to become leaders in the field of Nursing Education. Advanced nursing theory and research provide the foundation for nurse leaders to influence the future of nursing and health care. Specialty education courses allow students to focus on contemporary industry-required competencies such as: design, implementation, and evaluation of nursing curriculum, facilitation of learner development and socialization interpretation, analysis, and translation of evidence to guide student learning and assessment strategies.
*A grade of B- or higher must be earned in each course in this program. Candidates must submit a Portfolio of Evidence demonstrating abilities or competence in the courses and includes a reflective essay that applies course content to CTEL. More information about this portfolio can be found in the School of Education section of the catalog.
Offers coursework for CTC-approved programs, professional development, supporting K-67 learners, teaching strategies for adults, Teaching English as a Foreign Language and advanced degrees
The MBA consists of 86-56 credit hours. Thirty-six credit hours constitute the required course of study. Students can gain additional knowledge in a concentration area through the selection and completion of concentration-specific courses.
Through the California Reading Initiative, California has made a major commitment to improving students' reading skills and performance. An important element of the California Reading Initiative is Education Code Section 99788, which is foremost among the efforts to improve the preservice preparation of teacher candidates. The law requires the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) to develop, adopt, and administer a reading instruction competence assessment... to measure an individual's knowledge, skill, and ability relative to effective reading instruction." Evaluation Systems was contracted by the CTC to assist in the development, administration, and scoring of this assessment, which is known as the Reading Instruction Competence Assessment® (RICA® ).
In an increasingly competitive world, Extension’s goal is to help students stand out during the college application process and get the most out of their education going forward. Extension offers pre-college courses from STEAM to test prep to college credit.
This document contains a selection of courses from our full course list. For more information about Continuing Education for Teachers courses, go to /programs/continuing-education/. For information about Professional Development courses go to /programs/continuing-education/professional-.
When you register for the RICA, you will be asked to answer the following background questions. Providing accurate and complete background information about yourself is important the information that you provide will be kept confidential.
Candidates explore current theories of language acquisition, focusing on issues involved in first and second language development and comparative/contrastive linguistics and its influence on second language acquisition. This course provides an overview of state-designated assessment instruments and educational program placement options. Required for CLAD certificate.