- Award: Associate in Applied Science
- Credits: 60
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- WIA Certified
About this Program
The Prosthetic Technician program prepares individuals for entry into the field of prosthetics at the technician level. Didactic and laboratory coursework is combined with individualized instruction in the areas of lower limb and upper limb. Each of these areas contains instruction in anatomy, terminology, measurement forms, fabrication process, system alignment, suspension techniques, components, materials, repair and maintenance procedures. The clinical section enables the student to practice fabrication skills in a prosthetic facility for a minimum of 160 hours. Program costs listed below are approximate, and books and other fees are not included for general education coursework.
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