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Rochester General College of Health Careers

Community Leader in Health Care Education

The Rochester General College of Health Careers is dedicated to preparing adult learners with the knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary to pursue health careers, advanced education, and lifelong learning. We are eager to provide this education through creative pathways and partnerships.
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Nursing Associate of Applied Science Program

If you are ready to build on your skills and knowledge and take the next steps in your nursing career, apply to the Nursing Associate of Applied Science Program today! 

AAS Nursing Application
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Practical Nursing Program

The Practical Nursing Program is your first step toward nursing success and the foundation for a successful and growing career as a Licensed Practical Nurse.

Practical Nursing Application

More about the College of Health Careers

  • RGCOHC Campus

    Our private and modern facility was designed for the sole purpose of training students enrolled in health career related programs.

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  • Title IX

    Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 is a federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, including sexual violence, in education programs and activities that receive federal financial assistance. Sexual harassment and acts of sexual violence such as rape, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking are forms of sex discrimination prohibited by Title IX.

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  • Disability Services

    The Rochester General College of Health Careers is committed to providing equal access to programs, services, and physical facilities to students with disabilities.  The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability and require RGCOHC to make reasonable accommodations for those otherwise qualified individuals who request accommodations.

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Approvals and Accreditation

  • RGCOHC is approved by the New York State Board of Regents as a degree-granting institution
  • RGCOHC is approved and accredited by the New York State Education Department Professional Education Program Review, Albany, New York 12230. Phone: (518) 486-2967
  • The Nursing Programs are registered by: The University of the State of New York, The State Education Department Office of the Professions, Professional Licensing Services, 89 Washington Ave., Albany, New York 12234. 
  • RGCOHC's Practical Nurse Program is accredited by Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia 30326. Phone: (404) 975-5000