Spanish for Health Professionals Online Program with Practicum in Nicaragua

 

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

January 15 – February 18, 2018 Medical Spanish Essential
Summer 2018 Cultural Competence in Health Care (taught in English)
March 19 – April 22, 2018 Medical Spanish Informative
May 7 – June 10, 2018 Medical Spanish Communicative
Fall 2018 International Clinical Practicum in Nicaragua (8-day trip)

Registration: Fill out this form to apply  

Tuition: $1,500 per course (10% scholarship to employees of Catholic-affiliated hospitals, clinics, universities, organizations, and CUA alumni). Contact your employer for tuition reimbursement)

Professor:      Jennifer Maxwell, metropolitan@cua.edu, 202 319-5265

Click here to see the program flier.

  • Catholic University of America • Metropolitan School of Professional Studies • 620 Michigan Ave. N.E., Washington, DC, 20064

CEU Credits: 3.5 Continuing Education Units (CEU) per class

Contact hours: 35 hours per class or 140 hours for four-course certificate

Course Duration: Five weeks per course

Tuition: $1,500 per course (10% scholarship to employees of Catholic-affiliated hospitals, clinics, universities, organizations, and all Catholic University alumni).

Contact your employer for tuition reimbursement.         

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.)

Contact:  Jennifer Maxwellmaxwellj@cua.edu, 202 319-5265

Apply here:  MSPS Admissions http://metro.cua.edu/admissions/index.cfm

Admissions Contact:  Joseph McDonald, mcdonaldj@cua.edu, 202 319-6667