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Allied Health and Nursing

CCAC offers more than 30 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. Learn more about the Pathway to Success in Healthcare grant program.

Programs are continuing to accept applications at this time for Fall 2020.

General Admission Information for Health Career Programs

The Allied Health Career 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.

Download an Allied Health Application.

Each program has unique admission requirements. 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 Career Programs Admission Information. Applications are not available online.

A student must be capable of performing the following list of essential functions while enrolled in a Boyce Campus Allied Health Program, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Pathway to Success in Healthcare (PSH) program

Are you eligible for the Pathway to Success Grant?

See if you qualify to receive FREE tuition, books and childcare assistance to start a career in the health professions. The Community College of Allegheny County has received a Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families, Office of Family Assistance to fund the Health Profession Opportunity: Pathway to Success in Healthcare (PSH) program.