Gainful Employment Disclosures - 2019



Program Name: A.A.S., Health Sciences - Patient Care Specialization (New Jersey)


This program is designed to be completed in 2 years.



This program will cost $53,815 if completed within normal time1. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.



Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with
$14,534 of debt.



The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession: Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.



Graduates of the Health Sciences - Patient Care Specialization AAS program are eligible to sit for a variety of certification examinations, including:




To qualify for graduation, students must participate in the Certified Patient Care Technician/Assistant (CPCT/A) certification examination. Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania do not require individuals to earn the CPCT/A credential before becoming eligible for employment. The College has not made a determination with respect to certification requirements of other states. Employers may require the CPCT/A credential or prefer candidates who have obtained the CPCT/A credential.

This program requires students to participate in the Certified Electrocardiography - CET (NHA) and Certified Phlebotomy - CPT (NHA) exam. Additionally, students must take and pass the Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers - BLS (AHA) exam.



For information about the Health Sciences - Patient Care Specialization AAS program and graduation requirements (including, but not limited to, criminal background checks, drug testing, immunization, physical assessment, professional liability insurance, and minimum grades) visit


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Date Created: June 2019

Last Revised: July 23, 2019