Certificates & Experience

Six Embedded Program Certificates (as listed below):

In addition to the BTS associate degree the program offers six embedded certificates:

    A+ certificate awarded upon successful completion of:
    • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software (4 credit hours)

    Net+ certificate awarded upon successful completion of:
    • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts (4 credit hours)

    Security+ certificate awarded upon successful completion of:
    • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals (3 credit hours)

    Computer Tech Basic certificate awarded upon successful completion of:
    • CIT 105 Introduction to Computing (3 credit hours)
    • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software (4 credit hours)
    • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts (4 credit hours)
    • Total = 11 credit hours

    Computer Technician certificate awarded upon successful completion of:
    • CIT 105 Introduction to Computing (3 credit hours)
    • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software (4 credit hours)
    • CIT 160 Intro to Networking Concepts (4 credit hours)
    • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals (3 credit hours)
    • Total = 14 credit hours

    Foundations in Biomedical Technology Networking Systems certificate awarded upon successful completion of:
    • CIT 105 Introduction to Computing (3 credit hours)
    • CIT 111 Computer Hardware and Software (4 credit hours)
    • CIT 160 Introduction to Networking Concepts (4 credit hours)
    • CIT 180 Security Fundamentals (3 credit hours)
    • BTS 250 Introduction to Medical-Based IT Networks and Standards (2 credit hours)
    • Total = 16 credit hours

Equipment Experience

Students of the BTS program will gain a wealth of knowledge while working with an extensive on-site collection of equipment.

The following list of equipment is some of the medical technologies students can expect to use.

Anesthesia Machines Flow-Sensing Spirometers Nurse Call Systems
Beside Monitor Hematology Analyzers Oxygen Analyzers and Monitors
Blood and Solution Warmers Hemodialysis machines Oxygen Concentrators
Blood Gas Analyzers Hemodialysis Machines Oxygen‐Air Proportioners
Capnometers Hyper/Hypothermia Units Patient Air Warming Units
Cardiac Output Computers Infant Abduction Systems Patient Scales
Centrifuges Infant Incubators Patient‐Controlled Analgesic Pumps
Clinical Chemistry Analyzers Infusion Pumps Phototherapy Units
Coagulation Analyzers Intermittent Compression Units Physiological Monitors
Computed Radiographic Machines Intra‐aortic Balloon Pumps Pulse Oximeters
Continuous and Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure Units Invasive Blood Pressure Monitoring Systems Radiographic Machines
Defibrillators Isolated Power Systems RFID Equipment Tracking Systems
Diagnostic Ultrasound Machines Laboratory Microscopes Spectrophotometers
Digital Thermometers Mechanical Ventilators Steam Sterilizers
Electrocardiograph Machines Medical Gas Storage and Delivery Systems Syringe Pumps
Electrocardiograph Monitors Medical Telemetry Systems Temperature Monitors
Electroencephalograph Machines Mobile X‐ray Units Therapeutic Ultrasound Units
Electrolyte Analyzers Nd:YAG Surgical Lasers
Electrosurgical Units (ESUs) Non-Invasive Blood Pressure Machines
Fetal Monitors Non-Isolated Power Systems