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Are you a compassionate person who enjoys helping others in a team-oriented environment? Do you want to pursue an in-demand career such as nursing, medical coding, radiography, or public health?

Some of our students graduate and seamlessly transfer all of their credits to a 4-year school. Others complete a degree or certificate that prepares them for employment immediately after graduation. Online, evening, and summer classes provide flexibility for working and part-time students. Get started today!

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Which Program is Right For You?

Community Healthcare Navigator
Certificate of Achievement

Health Information Technology
Associate in Applied Science 

Health Science
Associate in Science

Medical Assistant
Career Certificate 

Medical Coding
Career Certificate

Nurse Education
Associate in Applied Science

Nurse Education – LPN Mobility Program
Associate in Applied Science

Public Health
Associate in Science 

Radiography
Associate in Applied Science

What Jobs Can I Get?

You can get some entry-level jobs right after graduation. Others will require a Bachelor’s Degree.

Average salary in NJ
$94,690

Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.

Average salary in NJ
$76,600

Take x-rays and CAT scans or administer nonradioactive materials into patient’s bloodstream for diagnostic or research purposes.

Average salary in NJ
$29,960

Under close supervision of a physical therapist or physical therapy assistant, perform only delegated, selected, or routine tasks in specific situations.

Average salary in NJ
$46,330

Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries.

Average salary in NJ
$73,710

Assist occupational therapists in providing occupational therapy treatments and procedures.

Average salary in NJ
$102,930

Apply knowledge of nursing and informatics to assist in the design, development, and ongoing modification of computerized health care systems.

Robby was accepted by four universities but chose to attend PCCC instead. “It just made financial sense. I didn’t want to graduate from college and be trapped by debt.”

Robby Rosa

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Complete 3 easy steps to be considered for the NJ Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG)

  1. Apply to PCCC
  2. Complete the FAFSA
  3. Register for 6+ Credits