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Associate in Applied Science in Radiography

Division of Nursing & Allied Health — Curriculum Code 2105 Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree (Also see General Science A.S. Degree Program)   Why major in Radiography? Radiography involves assisting in the diagnosis and management of human illness by producing diagnostic images (also called radiographs or x-rays) of the structures in the body. Students receive hands-on training in...

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Associate in Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assistant

Division of Nursing & Allied Health — Curriculum Code 2106 Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree (Also see General Science A.S. Degree Program)   Why major in the Physical Therapist Assistant program? Physical therapist assistants have the rewarding opportunity to make a positive difference in the quality of people’s lives. Their work involves extensive contact with both patients and...

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Associate in Applied Science in Nursing

Division of Nursing & Allied Health — Curriculum Code 2104 Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree (Also see General Science A.S. Degree Program) Nursing Program – RN Fact Sheet Why major in Nursing? There is a growing demand for nurses nationwide. Nursing is a service-oriented profession that involves caring for and working with people. A state-of-the-art, well-equipped nursing simulation...

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Associate in Applied Science in Nursing: LPN Articulation Option

Division of Nursing & Allied Health — Curriculum Code 2104 Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree (Also see General Science A.S. Degree Program)   Why major in Nursing: LPN Articulation Option? The LPN Articulation Option of the Nursing program provides an opportunity for Licensed Practical Nurses to gain credit for previous LPN education and licensure toward completion of the Nursing A.A.S....

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Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene

Division of Nursing & Allied Health – Curriculum Code: 2108 A Joint Admissions Program with Rutgers University-School of Health Related Professions (SHRP). Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree (Also see General Science A.S. Degree Program)   Why major in Dental Hygiene? The associate’s degree program, offered jointly by Essex County College and Rutgers University-School of Health...

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Associate in Applied Science in Vision Care Technology

Division of Nursing & Allied Health – Curriculum Code: 2120 Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Science (A.A.S.) Degree   Why major in Vision Care Technology? The program introduces students to the field of opticianry. Students receive training in the laboratory techniques of measuring and grinding eyeglasses to prescription and in fitting and final adaptation of eyewear. The curriculum also prepares students for the...

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