GCC's Health Studies Certificate program provides the perfect opportunity for you to explore the wide range of health care career options while mastering basic communication and computer skills. Our program is designed for students who have not decided a focus in the field, or who have not yet met the academic requirements for admission into a specific health career programs.
Did you know that a majority of the Health Studies program can be completed online?
- Health Studies CERT (75% or more can be completed online)
Visit our Office of Online Learning for more information!
At GCC, you will develop a career and educational plan in your first semester to help you identify your health care employment goals and determine your course schedule.
After earning your Health Services Certificate, you can easily choose to expand your knowledge base by applying your coursework towards an A.A.S. Degree in:
- Physical Therapist Assistant
- Polysomnographic Technology
- Respiratory Care
- Veterinary Technology
Alternatively, you may decide to seek immediate employment in a variety of entry-level positions at numerous health care employers and agencies.
Please contact our Career Center for more information.
GCC has many transfer agreements with 4-year institutions like:
- Bryant & Stratton
- Daemen College
- Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
- Empire State College/SUNY
- Excelsior College
- Franklin University
- Hartwick College
- Houghton College
- Keuka College
- Medaille College
- New York Chiropractic College
- Palmer College of Chiropractic
- Roberts Wesleyan College
- SUNY College at Brockport
- SUNY College at Buffalo
- SUNY College at Geneseo
- SUNY College at Oswego
- University of Phoenix
- University of Rochester
- Utica College
- Wells College
Please contact our Transfer Center for more information.