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Cancer Registry Management Certificate (CRT.MCR)

Please note, all classes can be taken online with the exception of the clinical courses, which can be arranged at a location near the student.

Prerequisites:
An associate degree
5 prerequisite courses (All courses must be passed with a “C” or better)

  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy and Physiology I with lab
  • Anatomy and Physiology II with lab
  • Pathology
  • Pharmacology

Official transcripts must be sent to the RCBC admissions office and courses must be reflected on your RCBC transcript.

 

Course Number

Description

Format

Credits

 

Program Courses

 

 

MCR101

Cancer Registry Structure and Management

DL

3

MCR104

Cancer Registry Operations

DL

3

MCR111

Cancer Registry Disease Coding and Staging

DL

3

MCR114

Oncology and Coding

DL

3

MCR201

Abstracting Methods

DL

3

MCR204

Follow up, Data Quality & Utilization

DL

3

MCR211

Multiple Primary Histology & Hematopoietics

DL

3

MCR220

Cancer Registry Clinical I (90 hours)

**

2

MCR221

Cancer Registry Clinical II (90 hours

**

2

 

Revised::  2/11/14

Clinical courses will be completed at a facility arranged by the student with the assistance of the program manager.

If student wishes to complete all clinical hours in one semester, they can register for both MCR220 and MCR221 at the same time.

Rowan College at Burlington County reserves the right to change course schedule information, including instructor names, at any time as may be warranted by economic considerations, insufficient enrollments, and/or circumstances requiring such administrative action. *Curriculum is subject to change. The department will make every effort to keep students aware of changes as they occur