School of Nursing & Health Sciences

The nursing and health sciences programs are designed to provide CCTC graduates with immediate employment in the health care industry or prepare graduates to transfer to articulating colleges. The School of Nursing and Health Sciences has programs such as nursing, massage therapy, medical assisting, pharmacy technician and surgical technology. The medical record coding program, also aligned in this school, is completed online. Students who complete these programs have had great success in their career fields and attribute much of their success to the education they received at Central Carolina.

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        Programs of Study

  • Pre-Nursing Preparatory Certificate
    (30 semester hours)
  • Associate Degree in Applied Science – Nursing
    (66 semester hours)
  • Associate Degree in Applied Science – Nursing
    (LPN to ADN option)
  • Massage Therapy Certificate
    (20 semester hours)
  • Diploma in Applied Science – Medical Assisting
    (52 semester hours)
  • Medical Record Coding Certificate
    (38 semester hours)
  • Inpatient Medical Coding Certificate
    (20 semester hours)
  • Pharmacy Technician Certificate
    (28 semester hours)
  • Associate Degree in Applied Science – Surgical Technology
    (66 semester hours)