Dear Friend of our Nica Clinic,
The Spanish for Health Professionals Certificate (SHP) is a specialized online program designed to improve working knowledge of medical Spanish and cultural competence. Geared toward current and future health professionals with basic to no Spanish language background.
The practicum in Nicaragua involves volunteering at our Clinic.
Class Hours: 35 hours per class or 140 hours for 4-course certificate
CEU Credit: 3.5 Continuing Education Units (CEU) awarded per class
Course Duration: 5 weeks per course
|May 22 – June 25, 2017||Medical Spanish Essential|
|June 26 – July 30, 2017||Cultural Competence in Health Care (taught in English with Spanish nuances)|
|September 2017||Medical Spanish Informative|
|November 2017||Medical Spanish Communicative|
|January 2018||International Clinical Practicum in Nicaragua (8-day trip) optional|
Grading: pass/fail and individual classes can be taken and in any order
Tuition: $1500 per course (10% discounted scholarship for CUA alumni,
Catholic affiliated hospitals, clinics, universities, etc.)
Admissions Contact: Joseph McDonald, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202 319-6667
Click here to see the program flier.