Health Science Proficiency Certificate


Program Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of this program, graduates will be able to:

  1. Understand basic human biology as it relates to health.
  2. Apply health and wellness concepts to common diseases.
  3. Utilize medical terminology in communication.
  4. Compare and contrast dynamics of healthcare.
  5. Identify roles and responsibilities of various healthcare professionals.


Health Science
Health Science, Proficiency


The Health Science Proficiency Certificate is an entry-level program for students who are either new to healthcare or are changing careers into healthcare and need a general understanding of the field. It is a stackable credential whereby students can continue to the AAS in Health Science.




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Contact Information

School of Nursing and Health Professions
870 Bergen Avenue
Jersey City, New Jersey 07306
(201) 360-4338