Health Career Pathway

You have solid communication and listening skills and you get genuine enjoyment from helping others. You can envision working in a medical-related field, but without the time and financial commitments in getting a PhD.

Now you can take your skills and interests to the next level – an exciting career that is fulfilling and rewarding!

The Health Career Pathways Certificate

Middlesex Community College will prepare you for success in health care programs that lead to careers in medical offices, hospitals, labs and clinical settings.

This program is designed to assist students to achieve 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 programs requirements within Connecticut’s Community College system. However, completion of this program does not guarantee an automatic acceptance into any health care program. Students interested in this program should contact Judy Wallace, Associate Professor of Biology/Anatomy and Physiology at ext. 5780.

Academic Requirements

The Health Career Pathways Certificate program is a 28-credit track of study that typically takes just under two years to finish. This program gives you a foundation in health care as you prepare to work in a health care profession. Credits from this program may be applied toward health care programs within the state’s community college system.
You will experience an exciting range of coursework, including chemistry, psychology, anatomy & physiology and more.

Following your experience in this program, you will have strong written and oral communications skills, problem-solving skills, the ability to interpret medical terminology and an understanding of basic principles related to the health care field.

Certificate Requirements

Downloadable Program Forms & Documents:

For more information, contact:

Dr. Judy Wallace

Program Coordinator, Radiologic Technology, Computed Tomography & Mammography Programs
Phone: 860-343-5780
Office Location: Wheaton 209
See office hours here

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