Department Chair, Health Sciences
Office Phone: 451-8372
Office Location: Building D, Room 4118A
NOTE: Due to weather conditions affecting Eastern North Carolina, the Associate Degree Nursing (Day Option) and Practical Nursing Diploma program application deadline has been extended through 4:00 pm, February 7, 2014. All College admissions documentation must be complete, and applicants must bring documentation supporting listing on the North Carolina Nurse Aide Registry (NCNAR) to attach to the program application.
The Health Sciences Department is designed to prepare students for certification, licensure, or registration by examination. Professional program accreditation applies to specific Health Sciences programs and is awarded by the accrediting group of the particular professional organization. Completion of an approved educational program is required for several of the Health Sciences programs in order for the graduates of the programs to be eligible to apply to take the required examinations.
High school graduation or its equivalent is required for admission to most Health Science programs. The programs within the NCC Health Sciences department include:
- Associate Degree Nursing (Integrated) - A45110
- * Dental Hygiene - A45260
- Medical Assisting - A45400
- Physical Therapist Assistant - A45640
*Denotes Collaborative Agreements