Online Certificate

Patient Care Technician

Throughout the HI‐7000 Patient Care Technician program, students will learn how to assist physicians and nurses by providing basic and advanced clinical duties in a virtual medical environment.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

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Recent high school graduates

About the Patient Care Technician Certificate

Course length

24 weeks

Weekly time commitment

16 hours

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The program covers subjects such as anatomy and physiology, medical law and ethics, medical communications, medical records, patient preparation, medical terminology, safety and compliance, and basic laboratory procedures and tests.Students will learn a wide variety of fundamental clinical tasks designed to set them apart in the competitive job market.

Regional Data (North Carolina)

Home health aides and personal care aides in the state of North Carolina can earn an average of $26,020 per year.

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Career Paths 


Home Health Aide


Patient Care Technician


Personal Care Aide

How Much Does a Patient Care Technician Certificate Cost?

We believe everyone should have access to higher education. With the option to pay in full, break down payments or utilize government grant funding, we help expand that access. Speak with an enrollment advisor to see what payment option you may qualify for.

Pay In Full


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Payment begins 30 days after your course start date.

*This advertised payment is for qualified applicants who choose the 18-month financing option. Other payment options available. Minimum deposit of $200 required to enroll.