Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College

Medical Terminology

TYPE: Career Training Program
FEES: $795.00 USD


When looking to break into the healthcare industry, one of the most difficult parts of the learning curve is understanding all of the language within the field. In this program, you will not only learn and understand the medical terms themselves, but also their application, making you a valuable asset to a healthcare team.

What sets this program apart from other courses or programs? We’ve partnered with the Stanford Research Institute to integrate new tech into your program. You’ll interact with voice analysis software that will help you practice the pronunciation of terms. What’s more, the software will provide you with a recording and confidence score, to let you know how close or far you are from saying the terms correctly.


Prepares You For...

  • Client Services Representative
  • Patient Scheduler
  • Patient Care Coordinator

What You'll Learn...

The Medical Terminology Online Training Program will give you a full understanding of medical terminology, from word origins to their application. You’ll learn the correct terms and spelling for all of the body systems, major pathological conditions, disorders, treatments, medications, and more.

Competency Checklist:

Upon completion of this program, you'll be able to:

  • Understand medical terminology, including the origins of medical words
  • Identify the major regions of the body
  • Differentiate cells, tissues, organs, systems, and cavities
  • Know the proper terminology and spelling for body systems, including the integumentary system, the musculoskeletal system, the nervous system, and the endocrine system
  • Interpret terms related to diagnosis and clinical procedures
  • Identify and list the definitions of surgical terms
  • Explain the significance and use of medications used for various disorders and treatments

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  • Learn in-demand job skills
  • Start anytime
  • Set your own pace
  • Affordably priced