Medical Terminology Course Accreditation

Medical Terminology Course Description

Corexcel's online Medical Terminology course is accredited for CEUs and college credits but students must follow the process below for college credit. Read the information below carefully if you need college credit. An additional fee of $504 applies and the registration process must be completed by calling us at 1-302-477-9730 or toll free in the U.S. 1-888-658-6641.

Corexcel has partnered with ITCAP and Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC), a regionally accredited institution, to award college credit for completion of Corexcel's online Medical Terminology course.

Corexcel provides the online course while ITCAP handles the student registration and coordinates with the employer's education benefit program. This course has been approved for three credits. Once the ITCAP approved course and exam are successfully completed, the college credits are granted by Fayetteville Technical Community College.

About ITCAP and Fayetteville Technical Community College

ITCAP is a nationally recognized program that serves the needs of employers and employees, while satisfying rigorous academic standards. Through this program, college credit can be earned by students who complete appropriate coursework and exams. These credits can apply to degrees or professional recertification requirements. Since its launch in September 1997, ITCAP has processed more than 70,000 credits for over 18,000 students in 38 states. To learn more about ITCAP, please visit their website at

Fayetteville Technical Community College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). FTCC is a public, state-supported, two-year, comprehensive community college serving Fayetteville and Cumberland County, North Carolina. Established in 1961 as the Fayetteville Area Industrial Education Center, FTCC includes a 150-acre Fayetteville campus, a 10-acre Spring Lake campus, a location in the Bragg Training and Education Center (BTEC) on Fort Bragg, and various outlying educational centers. We have 18,000 curriculum students, 24,000 continuing education students, 300 full-time faculty, and 500 part-time faculty. FTCC offers 200+ associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates.

College Credit Transferability

An institution's decision to accept credits from other academic institutions is based on a variety of factors including the course of study and the institution's requirements. In general, questions about the acceptance of a specific course should be directed to your academic institution.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please call Corexcel at 1-888-658-6641 or submit your request through our contact form.

CEU Accreditation

Upon successful completion of our online Medical Terminology course participants will receive a certificate with 9.5 CEUs unless they choose to pay the additional fee for college credits. Corexcel is authorized by IACET to offer 9.5 CEUs for this program. If you choose the college credit option (additional fee applies) you will earn 3.0 college credits when you complete this course.

Corexcel is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. In obtaining this approval, Corexcel has demonstrated that it complies with the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard which is widely recognized as the Standard of good practice internationally. As a result of their Authorized Provider membership status, Corexcel is authorized to offer IACET CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET 1-2007 Standard.