IMPORTANT: If this is your first time transferring into HCC and would like to get registered while your official evaluation is being completed, you must:
Be prepared to present an unofficial copy of your transcript(s) from any and all of your institutions previously attended. If you do not have an unofficial to present to the advisor for your advising session we will not be able to assist you with registration
Review the Transfer-In Student Advising Checklist below.
The Health Career Pathways Certificate program is designed to assist students in achieving success in health care programs. Students will be provided with the foundation necessary for health care professions. Credits from this program may be applied toward health care program requirements within Connecticut’s Community College system. However, completion of this program does not guarantee an automatic acceptance into any health care program. Students are responsible for verifying specific requirements for their program of interest.
For more information on the Health Career Pathways program, please contact the Allied Health/Nursing Division at 203.285.2388
Upon successful completion of all program requirements, the student should be able to:
Identify a variety of career opportunities and roles available in health care professions
Meet most requirements for entrance into health care programs
Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of psychological principles and how they relate to the health care field
Effectively utilize and interpret medical terminology
Demonstrate critical thinking, logical reasoning and problem solving skills
Demonstrate competence in written and oral communication