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Allied Health

Allied Health Programs

Medical Assistant Programs

Administrative Medical Assistant
Clinical Medical Assistant
Medical Assistance Apprenticeship Program


Health Information Technology

Health Information Technology

The East Los Angeles College Health Information Technology (HIT) Program is an associate of science degree that focuses on collecting healthcare data. The areas of concentration are delivered through traditional face-to-face/online instruction.


No Application is required.

Health Occupations Program (HOC)

The Health Occupations Program resides within the Allied Health Department and currently offers the following certificates: Health/Service Careers Foundational Skill Certificate (7.5 units) and the Gerontology/Health Certificate of Achievement (16.5 units)



Fall 2022 enrollment application deadline is June 30, 2022.

Email: @email to request for an application.
Mandatory Orientation for the Fall 2022 Semester is on August 6, 2022.

Spring 2023 enrollment application deadline is December 31, 2022.

Email: @email to request for an application.
Mandatory Orientation for the Spring 2023 Semester is on January 7, 2023.

Contact Information


Dept. Location: G5-211L


Monica Thurston, Ed. S., MBA, RHIA
Department Chair, Allied Health
Program Director, Health Information Technology, Medical Assistant, and Health Occupations

Email: @email
Phone: (323) 780-6802
Google Voice Number: (562) 980-5185