Nursing & Allied Health

CCAC offers more than 22 Associate of Science and certificate programs in Health Careers. More than 75 percent of healthcare is delivered by professionals other than physicians. You can be one of those professionals.

CCAC is one of the nation's leading producers of graduates with Associate Degrees in the health professions. Here you can prepare for one of several health-related careers in the classroom and in our "State of the Science" lab/clinical facilities. We can help you chart a path in diagnostic, therapeutic, patient or administrative services. 

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Admission Information About Health Career Programs

The Nursing & Allied Health programs at CCAC are limited enrollment programs. This means that you cannot enroll in Allied Health Career courses without having formally applied and been accepted into a program. This application is separate from your general CCAC application.

Each program has unique admission requirements. See program information for instructions to apply. For more information on applying to an Allied Health Career Program, please email your program of choice and your US Postal Mailing address to Allied Health Info. Applications are not available online at this time. See Deadlines to Apply for Allied Health programs.

A student must be capable of performing a list of essential functions that are specific for each program. Check admissions requirements for the program before submitting an application.

Criminal Convictions: For information for individuals with criminal convictions who are considering an occupation or profession that requires licensure and an overview of the license application process, see PA Department of State, Act 53 of 2020.


Students in programs with clinical assignments will be required to comply with the rules and procedures outlined by the academic program and the clinical placement. Please consult with your program's Department Chair, Program Director, or faculty if you have questions. Students in these programs should continue to use the COVID-19 Vaccination Exemption Request Form for religious and medical exemption requests.

Application Deadlines

Each Nursing & Health Sciences program has specific application guidelines as well as a separate application deadline.

To find out the deadline for your program of interest, view the guide below. 

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