HACC Students

Health Careers Advising

Health Careers Advising

Learn about HACC's advising services for health careers.

What are the health career advising hours?

Harrisburg campus

Call (717) 780-1124 for an appointment.

Walk-In Advising -Blocker Hall, room 101 -Summer 2014 Hours:

Monday and Wednesday - 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday - 8 a.m.-6:30 p.m. (Closed 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. for New Student Orientation.)

Call (717) 780-1124 to schedule an appointment or verify walk-in hours. 

Lancaster campus

            Call (717) 358-2988 for walk-in hours or to schedule an appointment.

Gettysburg Campus
Call (717) 337-3855, option 1 to schedule an appointment. 


Lebanon Campus

Call (717) 270-4222 for walk-in hours or to schedule an appointment.

York Campus

Call (717) 801-3213 for walk-in hours or to schedule an appointment.

I am not a student yet. What should I do?

Contact Health Careers at (717) 780-1988. E-mail us at healthcareers@HACC.edu.

I am a new student. What should I do?

You need to meet with your advisor after admission. You will:

  • Discuss program requirements and standards
  • Develop your educational plan
  • Prepare to register for classes
  • Prepare for your application to the clinical/core phase of the program

I completed science courses. How long do I have to apply them to my health career program?

You have seven years to apply science courses to your health career program requirements. This includes courses you completed at HACC. It also includes courses you transferred to HACC.

Can I get into the clinical portion if I have a criminal background?

If you have a criminal background, you can still apply to the clinical portion of a health career program at HACC. You must follow the Prohibitive Offense Procedure (pdf) for Health Career Programs.
What are the dosage calculation requirements?

Download Nursing (PN and RN) Dosage Calculation Requirements (pdf, rev 3/14).


What are the State Board of Nursing high school graduation requirements?
Download Nursing High School Graduation Requirement (pdf, 10/3/11)

How can I learn more about my specific program?

Download an advising checklist below (pdf).

Cardiac Sonography
Cardiovascular Technology - Invasive
Dental Assisting
Dental Hygiene
Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Medical Assisting (Certificate)
Medical Assisting (Degree)
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nursing - LPN
Nursing - RN
Radiologic Technology
Respiratory Therapy
Surgical Technology (Certificate)
Surgical Technology (Degree)

Admission Criteria