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Rowan College at Gloucester County

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Healthcare Industry

Surgical Technologist

Central Services Technician

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Medical Assistant

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

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The Certified Clinical Medical Assistant program is designed to educate students through classroom, laboratory and clinical instruction to become medical assistants capable of performing a variety of tasks to maintain efficiency in the health care environment.

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Certified Nursing Assistant

Certified Nursing Assistant

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Students learn basic care skills including monitoring vital signs, controlling infections, transferring and feeding clients as well as the Heimlich maneuver. Communication skills, body mechanics, bed making, restorative care and care of the dying client are among topics covered.

This state-approved program includes 50 hours of classroom instruction and 40 hours of clinical training. In addition, coursework prepares students to take the state licensure examination.

Required textbooks available in the college bookstore.

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Medical Sonographer

Diagnostic Medical Sonography, A.A.S.

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The Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) curriculum provides supportive courses in the liberal arts in addition to core courses and clinical experience in DMS. The 22-month curriculum includes four semesters and three summer sessions. Beginning with the first summer session, students enter clinical rotations. Although most hours are spent in a hospital setting, students also attend lectures on campus. DMS students must complete 1,160 hours of clinical instruction, which are scheduled throughout the program in collaboration with clinical affiliates. Clinical hours occur during all College sessions.

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Medical Records and Health Information Technician

Medical Coding and Billing

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Laboratory Technician

Patient Care Technician

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The healthcare industry is currently undergoing major changes in the manner in which patient care is provided. These changes have resulted in the introduction of a new category of healthcare worker trained to perform a variety of patient care services. The Patient Care Technician course teaches the technical skills necessary to service complex patient personal care issues including basic bedside care, collection of laboratory specimens, rehabilitation services, phlebotomy and EKG's. The Patient Care Technician works alonside doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers to help oversee and monitor patients. This training course will provide the healthcare worker with the basic medical knowledge and hands on skills necessary to perform direct patient care and technical diagnostic testing. This program prepares students to take the National Health Career Association (NHA) certification exam. The Certified Patient Care Technician program will provide students with a solid foundation, combining theory learned in the classroom with hands-on practice via clinical rotations. Required textbooks are available in the college bookstore. Admission Requirements must be met. Please call 415-2216 to recieve the complete registration packet or visit https://www.rcsj.edu/workforce/gloucester/allied-career to download the paket forms. CPR is a prerequiste for this program.

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Pharmacy Technician

Pharmacy Technician

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Physical Therapy Assistant

Physical Therapy Assistant, A.A.S.

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A Physical Therapist Assistant, or PTA, is a clinician who provides, for patients with impairments from illness or injury, treatment interventions and components of therapeutic measurement under the direction and supervision of a licensed physical therapist.

Upon graduation from the PTA program, students will be eligible to take the National Physical Therapy Exam for PTAs to determine competence for licensure application, and thus will be able to work in a variety of patient care settings.

Application packets for entry into the program will be made available to students during the preceding Spring semester. Students receive acceptance into the program once, yearly, during the late Fall semester.

PTA technical coursework begins during the Spring semester and concludes with two 6-week full-time clinical affiliations in the subsequent Spring semester, just prior to graduation in May.

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Construction Industry

Civil Engineering Technician

Civil Engineering Technologies Certificate

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The Professional Development Certificates in the Engineering Technologies Civil Engineering Technologies program will provide the students with a concentration of courses that parallel the Associates Degree program. The certificates below give students the knowledge and skills needed for employment in their respective fields. Once a certificate is completed, students can continue with the remaining course requirements leading to an A.A.S. degree in Engineering Technologies from Gloucester County College.

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Architectural Drafter

Engineering Technologies Drafting and Design Certificate

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The Professional Development Certificates in the Engineering Technologies Drafting and Design program will provide the students with a concentration of courses that parallel the Associates Degree program. The certificates below give students the knowledge and skills needed for employment in their respective fields. Once a certificate is completed, students can continue with the remaining course requirements leading to an A.A.S. degree in Engineering Technologies from Gloucester County College.

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Technical Studies-Drafting and Design, A.A.S.

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The Technical Studies program offers students the unique opportunity to combine the knowledge acquired through work and military experience with post-secondary education to earn a college degree. This nontraditional program blends technical skills with business savvy to promote success in the workforce, offering instruction in areas including business, computer science, civil engineering technology, drafting and design, computer information systems, computer graphic arts and engineering science.

The Technical Studies program is designed specifically for individuals who have graduated from or have been enrolled in an American Council on Education (ACE)-recommended and approved Federal Bureau Apprenticeship Training program or who have military credits approved by ACE that qualify them to become supervisors, managers or businesses owners when their career in the trades or military is concluded.

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Surveying and Mapping Technicians

Engineering Technologies Land Surveying Certificate

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The Professional Development Certificates in the Engineering Technologies Land Surveying program will provide the students with a concentration of courses that parallel the Associates Degree program. The certificates below give students the knowledge and skills needed for employment in their respective fields. Once a certificate is completed, students can continue with the remaining course requirements leading to an A.A.S. degree in Engineering Technologies from Gloucester County College.

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Survey Engineering Technologies, A.A.S.

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The Surveying Engineering Technology Program is designed for students interested in seeking gainful employment as land survey technicians or apprentices. This program also prepares students to transfer to a four-year B.S. Surveying Engineering Technology program. The program curriculum provides students with plenty of hands-on experience using the latest technology in the field.

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Communications Industry

Graphic Designer

Computer Graphic Arts-Game Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide entry-level knowledge of job skills necessary in the graphic arts industry, including instruction in animation, web design, preparing graphics for screen display and video editing. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Computer Graphic Arts-Game/Interactive Design, A.A.S.

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​​​​​​​A hands-on, software-intensive program created to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for careers involving digital media.​

The CGA Game/Interactive Design degree is a hands-on, software-intensive program created to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for careers involving digital media, including computer and video games, virtual environments and other internet applications.

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Computer Graphic Arts-Print Design Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide entry-level knowledge of job skills necessary in the graphic arts industry. The program includes principles of design, elements of design, designing for print, illustrations and photo processing. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Computer Graphic Arts-Print Design, A.A.S.

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A hands-on, software-intensive program created to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for careers as print and multimedia graphic artists.

​The Computer Graphic Arts Print Design degree is a hands-on, software-intensive program created to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for careers as print and multimedia graphic artists.

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Website Development Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide the foundation of website design and development. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Public Service Industry

EMTs and Paramedics

EMT Training Program

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This program meets all of the required National EMS Education Standards for training Emergency Medical Technicians. Students will be required to read their textbook as well as successfully complete detailed online course work every week and attend one night of classroom practical skills instruction per week, in addition to several Wednesday sessions during the program. In addition to the class sessions, students will be scheduled for clinical experiences in 9-1-1 dispatch centers, in both basic and advanced care EMS units, and in a hospital. Successful completion of this program allows students to sit for the New Jersey Emergency Medical Technician certification examination as well as the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians' certification examination.

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Criminal Investigator

Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

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This program offers a broad professional education toward careers in law enforcement and criminal justice. Career-related subjects are balanced with compatible supportive courses to offer thorough preparation for — and advanced study in — the judicial system, police, corrections, security and related fields.

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Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

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This program offers a broad professional education toward careers in law enforcement and criminal justice. Career-related subjects are balanced with compatible supportive courses to offer thorough preparation for — and advanced study in — the judicial system, police, corrections, security and related fields.

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Police Officer

Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

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This program offers a broad professional education toward careers in law enforcement and criminal justice. Career-related subjects are balanced with compatible supportive courses to offer thorough preparation for — and advanced study in — the judicial system, police, corrections, security and related fields.

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Police Academy

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Established in 1988, ​the Gloucester County Police Academy conducts basic police training, SLEO I and II training, and many in-service training courses. It has been designated by the New Jersey Police Training Commission as the regional provider of SLEO II training and was selected as one of New Jersey’s four original police academies to conduct the Alternate Route Training Program. Training announcements are provided on this website.​

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Correctional Officer

Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

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This program offers a broad professional education toward careers in law enforcement and criminal justice. Career-related subjects are balanced with compatible supportive courses to offer thorough preparation for — and advanced study in — the judicial system, police, corrections, security and related fields.

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Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

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This program offers a broad professional education toward careers in law enforcement and criminal justice. Career-related subjects are balanced with compatible supportive courses to offer thorough preparation for — and advanced study in — the judicial system, police, corrections, security and related fields.

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Paralegal and Legal Assistant

Paralegal Certificate

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Recognize ethical issues that arise in a legal work environment and apply rules of professional conduct to resolve them
Apply specialized legal training to enable them to gather and analyze facts relevant to legal disputes
Demonstrate oral and written skills, including drafting legal documents for attorney review
Apply basic principles of legal research and analysis
Utilize time-management skills, including prioritizing various tasks, to meet deadlines
Demonstrate sensitivity in working with diverse groups of people

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Paralegal, A.A.S.

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The Paralegal Program provides students with specialized legal training, enabling them to gather and analyze facts relevant to legal disputes, perform legal research, assist attorneys in drafting legal documents, and prepare witnesses and evidence for presentation during legal proceedings. Paralegals may not practice law. RCSJ's paralegal program has been ABA approved since 1998.​

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Energy Industry

Process Technology, A.A.S.

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​The Process Technology program is designed for students interested in a career working in industrial processing plants. Graduates of this program will be prepared for employment in the pharmaceutical, chemical and petroleum processing industries. The program curriculum will provide students exposure to a scientific background emphasizing hands-on work, critical thinking skills and opportunities for internships throughout the region.​

The Process Technology program is a terminal degree program that prepares students for careers in the petroleum and chemical process industries.

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Information Technology Industry

IT Support Specialist

Technology Help Desk Support Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide the foundation of software skills utilized in a help desk technician role. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Technology Help Desk Support Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide the foundation of software skills utilized in a help desk technician role. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Software Developer

Website Development Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide the foundation of website design and development. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Graphic Designer

Website Development Certificate

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The goal of this Certificate of Achievement (COA) is to provide the foundation of website design and development. The Certificate of Achievement series also allows working professionals the opportunity to obtain additional knowledge and skills while earning college credits.

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Contact Phone Number

856-468-5000

Address

1400 Tanyard Road
Sewell, NJ 08080
United States