Nursing + Allied Health
Prospective students with a strong record of academic achievement and a commitment to obtaining a challenging career in the healthcare field are encouraged to apply. To apply to allied health programs prospective students must first complete all program prerequisites before their application can be considered for admission.
Admission to Allied Health Programs
Health career programs at Norwalk Community College are limited-enrollment programs. Students must apply specifically for admission to one of the following programs nursing, respiratory care or medical assistant. Admission to these programs involves additional procedures. Students may obtain complete instructions and forms on each program from the Admissions Office or the Nursing & Allied Health Office.
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Associate of Science
- Medical Assistant / Medical OfficeHIM 155 Fundamentals of Clinical Informatics and Electronic Medical RecordsMED 112 Medical Insurance and BillingMED 125 Medical TerminologyMED 217 Medical CodingMED 245 Clinical Lab Procedures IMED 246 Clinical Lab Procedures IIMED 296 Cooperative Education Work Experience
- NursingNUR 101 Introduction to Nursing PracticeNUR 102 Family Health NursingNUR 103 Pharmacology for Families Across the LifespanNUR 132 LPN to RN Transition PracticumNUR 201 Nursing Care of Individuals and Families INUR 202 Pharmacology for Individuals and Families with Intermediate Health Care NeedsNUR 203 Nursing Care of Individuals and Families IINUR 204 Pharmacology for Individuals, Families and Groups with Complex Health Care NeedsNUR 205 Nursing Management and Trends
- Physical Therapist AssistantPTA 120 Introduction to Physical TherapyPTA 125 Physical Therapy for FunctionPTA 230 Physical Agents in Physical TherapyPTA 235 Kinesiology for RehabilitationPTA 250 Therapeutic ExercisePTA 253 Pathophysiology for RehabilitationPTA 258 PTA in the Healthcare ArenaPTA 259 Clinical Experience OrientationPTA 261 PTA Internship IPTA 262 PTA Internship IIPTA 265 PTA Internship III
- Respiratory CareRSP 111 Medical PhysicsRSP 120 Respiratory PhysiologyRSP 141 Principles of Respiratory CareRSP 151 Cardiopulmonary PathophysiologyRSP 161 Diagnostic and Therapeutic ProceduresRSP 201 Future TrendsRSP 272 Critical Care IRSP 273 Critical Care IIRSP 281 Advanced Clinical PracticumRSP 291 Perinatal Care and Pediatric Respiratory Care