Nursing & Health Sciences go beyond education, shaping the minds & souls of those with the passion to become the guardians of health in their community.
The Nursing and Healthcare Core at EFSC focuses on the concepts common to all health care occupations. Content includes health care delivery systems with emphasis on Health Occupations, Communication Skills, Legal and Ethical responsibilities, Wellness and Disease concepts, Infection Control, CPR, Introductory First Aid and Safety, Medical Terminology, Employability, Computer Skills and Human Simulation. Students can receive CPR certification through the American Heart Association, in addition to other certifications that are imperative to working in the health field. Courses are available at various campuses, and online!
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- Applied Health Sciences BAS
- Computed Tomography (CT) A.T.C.
- Dental Assisting A.T.D. (Cocoa)
- Dental Assisting Technology & Management A.S. (Cocoa)
- Dental Hygiene A.S. (Cocoa)
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography A.S.(Melbourne)
- Healthcare Navigator A.S. and C.C.C(Cocoa)
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) A.T.C.
- Medical Assistant C.C.C and A.S. (Cocoa, Palm Bay)
- Medical Information Coder/Biller C.C.C. (Cocoa)
- Medical Laboratory Technology A.S. (Cocoa)
- Nursing/RN A.S. (Melbourne)
- Patient Care Assistant CTC (Titusville, Palm Bay)
- Pharmacy Technician A.T.D.(Melbourne)
- Phlebotomy C.T.C. (Cocoa, Palm Bay)
- Physical Therapist Assistant A.S.(Melbourne)
- Practical Nursing/LPN C.C.C. (Melbourne)
- Radiography A.S. (Melbourne)
- Respiratory Care A.S.(Melbourne)
- Surgical Services A.S. (Melbourne)
- Transition to Associate Degree Nursing / RN(Titusville)
- Veterinary Technology A.S. (Cocoa)
Nursing & Health Sciences programs at EFSC take place on all four campuses, with the majority of programs housed in the Health Sciences Institute on the Melbourne Campus and the Health Sciences Center on the Cocoa Campus. Our facilities include state-of-the-art classrooms and clinical laboratories where students learn to apply their specialized skills in Nursing, Practical Nursing, Medical Assisting, Patient Care Assistant, Dental Assisting Technology and Management, Medical Imaging, Physical Therapist Assistant, Veterinary Technology, Medical Information Coder/Biller and much more.