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Orthotic and Prosthetic Clinical Applications

at Century College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 71
  • Delivery: Face-to-face

About this Program

An orthotic and prosthetic assistant is a health care professional who is educated and trained to support the certified practitioner by assisting in orthotic and prosthetic patient care. Students who earn the Orthotic and Prosthetic Clinical Applications Diploma will meet the requirements to be employed as an Orthotic/Prosthetic Assistant. Graduates may pursue further education through a Baccalaureate degree or appropriate Master�s degree to meet professional requirements.

Program Locations

  • Century College 55110

Labor Market Information

  • Orthotists and Prosthetists

  • Median wage: $34.03/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Medical Appliance Technicians

  • Median wage: $18.71/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • College Health Specialties Teachers

  • Median wage: $74,801/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Century College
Century College
3300 Century Avenue North White Bear Lake, MN 55110 Toll-Free: (800) 228-1978 Local: (651) 779-3300 TTY: (651) 779-3354 Email: admissions@century.edu