Health Professional Essentials

Earners of the Health Professions Essentials badge have a fundamental understanding of the healthcare system along with basic knowledge of human anatomy, physiology, and medical terminology. They know the educational pathway of healthcare professionals from various healthcare career fields demonstrated by course participation and job shadowing experiences. These candidates can apply their understanding of human anatomy and how the human body functions to provide entry-level care to patients. Free to high school students.

Micro-Credential: online for High School or First Year Health Students

Total Credits: 9

Location: Missoula College

💲 Cost of course: Free

🕓 Length of course: 0 - 3 Months

💲 Average salary: Under $50,000

💻 online: Yes

Hands On Learning: No

Dual Enrollment: Yes

Credential Type: Micro-Credential: online for High School or First Year Health Students

📞 Contact person: Dan Funsch, dan.funsch@umontana.edu