Thursday, March 5, 2015, NCC WILL BE CLOSED

Due to inclement weather, Norwalk Community College will be CLOSED today, Thursday, March 5, 2015. All classes and activities are cancelled.

Nursing and Allied Health


Program Requirements


Complete the required Accuplacer computerized placement test.  The placement test maybe waived for applicants who have prior college English and/or mathematics credits.



Admission Requirements for fall of 2012:




All high school and college/university transcripts must be received by the Admissions Office postmarked no later than the application deadline.  It is the applicant’s responsibility to confirm the receipt and evaluation of all transcripts with the Transfer Coordinator.





Transfer Medical Office Specialist Students from Programs outside Norwalk

Transfer students who wish to transfer Medical Office Specialist courses from another college or university will be considered for transfer after a written request for evaluation of Medical Office Specialist course work has been received by the Medical Office Coordinator.  Applicants must meet all Medical Office Specialist program admission requirements. Transfer students will be admitted based upon the student’s meeting eligibility requirements and the availability of openings, clinical resources, and faculty.



Curriculum Plan—Fall 2012

Pre-requisite: BOT 111 Keyboarding I with a grade of C, pass or better or HS Keyboarding with a C or better or test out through the NCC Keyboarding competency examination.


Fall Semester   Credits
BBG 114 Business Applications Software 4
MED 125 Medical Terminology 3
ENG 101 Composition 3
MED 112 Medical Insurance and Billing 3
BBG 101 Introduction to Business 3
Spring Semester    
HIM 155 Fundamentals of Clinical Informatics and Electronic Medical Records 3
PSY 111 General Psychology 3
COM 173 Public Speaking 3
MED 217 Medical Coding 3
BOT 296  Co-op Work Experience 3
Total Credits for Certificate in Medical Office Specialist 30-31