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HSC 110: Health Sciences Careers at PCC

Resources and tutorials for students enrolled in HSC 110: Orientation to Health Careers.

What is in this guide?

Health Sciences Program Information

This guide includes career resources for students who are interested in pursuing a career in the health sciences. The resources here will help you discover information about the health sciences programs at PCC, individual health sciences careers, applying for admission, financial aid, and much more.

Financial Aid

PCC Financial Aid Resources

State and Federal Resources

Healthcare Occupations Explained

What are nursing and allied health professions?

Nursing and allied health professions are considered healthcare occupations by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

What is allied health?

Allied health is very broad and includes many professions that are non-nurse, non-physician health care providers. Examples include dental hygienists, physical therapists, dietitians, radiographers, music therapists, and many more.