Continuing Education Programs

Application Preparation for Pre-med Students (APPS)

APPS is a 3-day intense application preparation program for pre-medical students. This opportunity will help highly motivated students learn how to showcase their abilities, skills and motivation throughout the application process to medical school.

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Assisted Reproductive Technology Certificate Course

This 5-week certificate course in Assisted Reproductive Technology, is intended for current professionals and non-professional students contemplating a career in human  reproductive medicine, veterinary medicine, nursing,  biomedical sciences and other allied life science programs.

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Basic Clinical Skills for Pre-Health

This continuing education course will provide pre-health students the opportunity to obtain meaningful basic clinical skills such as patient care prior to entering a health-related graduate program.

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Certified Nursing Assistant Test Prep Course (CNA)

This continuing education course is a test preparation course intended for students to “challenge” the CNA exam.  This exam preparation course is not affiliated with any certifying boards. 

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DNA Forensics Certificate Course

This certificate course in DNA Forensics is intended for current professionals and non-professional students contemplating a career in biotech, forensic science, criminal justice and other allied life science programs. 

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Electrocardiogram (EKG-12 Leads) Technician Course

This course will prepare you to work as an EKG technician in hospitals, clinics, doctor's offices and other health care facilities.  After completing this course you will be able to analyze cardiac rhythms and 12 lead EKGs. 

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Hands-Only CPR Classes

Hands-Only CPR training teaches valuable lifesaving skills that can prepare you to properly respond in the event of a cardiac event. This knowledge could save the life of someone close to you.

Hands-Only CPR is a fast and easy way to learn important CPR skills while being accessible to everyone. Hands-Only CPR streamlines the normal steps of CPR to chest compressions only, no rescue breaths (mouth to mouth) are used in Hands-Only CPR. The steps may be fewer, but the results are amazing, Hands-Only CPR saves lives every day. Sign up for a class today!

* Hands-Only CPR Courses do not offer Certifications.

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Math Boot Camp

The Math Boot Camp is a short and intensive  In-Person,  web-based math workshop to help students improve their math skills or place into a more advanced mathematics class (MAC1105 or higher).The boot camp provides group/individual instruction together with a MyOpenMath course.

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Unlocking Organic Chemistry (UNLOC)©

This comprehensive 40-hour course (over 10 sessions) is intended to provide students with the skills they will need to succeed in their studies of Organic Chemistry 1. The course would be most beneficial to students who completed General Chemistry 2 with the letter grade of a C or for students who did not pass Organic Chemistry 1. 

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Additional Information
The Charles E. Schmidt College of Science offers unparalleled experiential learning opportunities to prepare the next generation of scientists and problem solvers.
Charles E. Schmidt College of Science
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Rd, SE-43
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Fax: (561) 297-3292