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Associate in Science in Respiratory Care

Division of Nursing & Allied Health – Curriculum Code: 2112 A Joint Admissions Program with Rutgers University- School of Health Related Professions (SHRP) Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree   Why major in Respiratory Care? Respiratory therapists are health care specialists who participate in the diagnosis, treatment, management, education, and preventative care of patients with disorders of the...

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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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Academic Certificate Program in LPN

Division of Nursing & Allied Health — Curriculum Code 3312 Will Earn Upon Program Completion: Academic Certificate   Why major in Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)? There is a growing demand for LPNs to provide care to individuals in a variety of health care settings. The LPN works in close collaboration with the RN and other members of the health care team in long-term care facilities, assisted living sites, and hospitals. A...

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