This program of study is designed to introduce and enhance career opportunities in various Allied Health disciplines. There are two distinct pathways for students attempting to earn this Health Science degree; introductory to career field and career advancement for those holding a current Allied Health certificate for their discipline.Students who hold an approved medical license or certificate can complete the remaining degree program electives to earn a degree in Health Science.
Students interested in pursuing one of the following RCGC Allied Health Pathways will automatically be placed in the Health Science degree program:
Once a student has been accepted into a selective admission [SA] program, their degree will be changed to the respective major. In the event students decide not to pursue one of the above selective admission programs, they will also have the option to complete the remaining electives for the Health Science degree.
- Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography [SA]
- LPN-RN Track
- Nuclear Medicine Technology [SA]
- Nursing [SA]
- Physical Therapist Assistant [SA]
|Upon completion of the Heath Sciences program of study,
students will be able to:|
health care systems and organizations
learner-centered principles to teach colleagues, patients and the
community- at-large about health and medical issues.
information needed to make decisions related to health services and
a career search in health services related fields
College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this
program is open to high school graduates, High School Equivalency (HSE)
recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school
students may be considered for early admission or for the High School Option
program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties
and other states and countries.|
Students may download the Program Requirements to view a semester-by-semester breakdown of the required classes and electives for this program.
The RCGC Catalog provides class descriptions.
The Class Schedule Listing shows the availability of classes for each semester.
|For more information on the two-step admissions process, click
|To schedule an appointment with an Admissions Coordinator, click
here and select "Future Nursing and Allied Health Students"|
Current RCGC Students:|
Samantha Wagner, Counseling Advisor
|To schedule an appoitment with
Samatha Wagner, click
|Call: 856-468-5000, ext. 6780|
NOTE: Students involved with other groups (Educational Opportunity Fund, Student Athlete, etc.) report to that advisor.