Curriculum Guides 2004-2005
(Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Summer 2005)

These curriculum guides are based on the Ohlone College 2004-2005 degree requirements. Students who will be graduating using a different catalog for their degree requirements should see a counselor and/or refer to the appropriate Ohlone College Catalog (view Ohlone's Catalog Rights Policy). All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review degree requirements and/or have questions answered.

Health Science
Certificates of Completion

Including Phlebotomy and Physical Therapist Aide.

Requirements for Certificate of Completion:

  1. Complete satisfactorily the courses listed for the particular certificate.
  2. Complete at least 50% of the required units at Ohlone College.
  3. Maintain a 2.0 grade point average in Major Field courses.


The Health Sciences Division is offering a new certificate program in phlebotomy that meets all of the new Department of Health Services regulations (AB 1557) that became effective in January 2002. This program is approved by the Department of Health Services for the courses that include theory and lab practice plus a 108-hour externship. No transfer courses from other institutions are accepted for this certificate. Completion of this certificate allows students to sit for the A.S.P.T exam as required by California State Bill AB 1557. All courses must be passed with at least a grade of “C” to earn the certificate.

Number Title Units
AH-110 Medical Terminology 2
AH-111 Medical Terminology 2
AH-117A Basic Phlebotomy Training 2
AH-117B Phlebotomy Skills Lab 0.5
AH-117C Advanced Phlebotomy Training 1.5
AH-117D Phlebotomy Externship 2


To earn this certificate students must be accepted into the PTA program and complete the following courses, totaling 15 units, with a grade of “C” or above, or credit in each course.

Number Title Units
PTA-102 Pathology 3
PTA-103 Kinesiology I 3
PTA-104 Kinesiology II 3
PTA-105A Therapeutic Exercise I 3
PTA-106 Orthopedics 2
PTA-107A Clinical Practicum I 1

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