Programs And Courses

Health Careers Information Sessions

We invite you to attend a health careers information session to learn more about our programs, the admission process, clinicals, and selective admission process.

 

What do information sessions cover?

An information session typically covers the following things.  RSVP is required. Sessions are open to current and potential students.

  • Hear from the program faculty and current students
  • Get career information
  • Learn about the essential qualifications (physical and behavioral)
  • Learn about curriculum and expenses
  • Find out what to expect in clinicals, including time commitments
  • Learn about selective admission criteria, process, point system and class selection
  • Get information on background checks, health forms, drug and alcohol screening, and other requirements


When are information sessions? 
Email RSVP IS REQUIRED as space is limited. Be sure to include your name, HACCid, phone and email address, along with date and time of session you wish to attend.

Attend a mandatory information Cardiovascular Technology (CVT - sonography and invasive) session. If you are applying for CVT clinicals in 2022 you MUST attend one of these sessions. Future students as well as current students are welcome to attend.  CHECK BACK FOR DATES.

  • Topics covered at all sessions will be: Rigors of the program; Point system;Program start date
  • RSVP to Tami Burkholder (717-358-2837) tlburkho@hacc.edu with your name, HACCID (if you have one), phone number & email (Please use your HAWKMAIL address if you are a current student) and indicate which program (invasive or sonography) you plan to apply to.

Attend a (60-minute) Dental Hygiene program mandatory information session (currently all via ZOOM. All students interested in applying for the Fall 2022 Dental Hygiene Program must attend.

RSVP required - Email RSVPDHadvising@hacc.edu to reserve your seat. Space is limited and sessions fill quickly. 

  • Include the following in the RSVP email:
    • Your name, HACCID, phone number and email address (Hawkmail) along with the date and time you plan to attend.
  • No one will be admitted once the session has started so please arrive early. You will receive Zoom dial-in information 24-48 hours prior to the information session date.
    • Nov. 8, 2021, 6:30 p.m., RSVP before Nov. 5
    • Nov. 29, 2021, 8:30 a.m., RSVP before Nov. 26
    • Jan. 10, 2022, 8:30 a.m., RSVP before Jan. 7

Attend a Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) information session during your first semester at HACC - Preregistration required - email RSVPDMS@hacc.edu - include your name, HACCID, phone number and email address and indicate DMS information session VIA ZOOM.  Space is limited!  You will receive Zoom information after you RSVP.   Students planning to apply for clinicals in 2022 must attend an information session during spring 2022.

    • Oct. 25, 2021, 6-7:30 p.m.
    • Jan. 27, 2022, 6-7:30 p.m.
    • Feb. 16, 2022, 6-7:30 p.m.
    • March 3, 2022, 6-7:30 p.m.

Attend a Massage Therapy program virtual information session

Explore HACC's massage program virtually.

  • Course curriculum
  • Accreditation
  • State requirements to be a massage therapist
  • Hacc's massage program application process

RSVP to Nina Kottcamp, nmkottca@hacc.edu. You will receive Zoom information after you RSVP.

  • December 6, 2021 at 6 p.m.
Attend a Rad Tech (X-ray) mandatory pre-application information session held during spring semester.  These are all  held via Zoom.  Email FROM YOUR HAWKMAIL (if you are a current student) your RSVP to tlburkho@hacc.edu. Provide your name, HACC ID, phone number and the date/time you plan to attend then you will receive Zoom information via email.  CHECK BACK FOR DATES.

Attend a Surgical Technology information session - HARRISBURG CAMPUS. Open to everyone. Required for students within one year of applying for clinicals. Preregistration required - email rsvpsurg@hacc.edu - include your name, HACCID, phone number and email address and indicate Surg Tech information session.  Space is limited!  After RSVP'ing, students will receive details on how to connect.

  • Oct. 20, 2021, 5-6:15 p.m.
 

Attend a Nursing (RN & LPN) information session. Preregistration required. Sessions tend to last about 2 hours  - one hour presentation followed by a question/answer period. Get answers to all your nursing questions and learn about the following:

  • Nursing careers
  • HACC's programs
  • Time commitment
  • Expenses
  • TEAS
  • Essential Qualifications/Background Checks/Health Forms
  • Application process

NURSING INFORMATION SESSIONS –VIA ZOOM – allow 2 hours

RSVP REQUIRED.  WHEN YOU RSVP, include your name, HACCID and the date and time you wish to attend. After RSVP'ing, you will receive details on how to connect to Zoom.

OR View the 2-9-21 information session presented by Mark Lieb, MSN, RN, Director of Harrisburg Campus nursing programs - 2 hours - https://youtu.be/VTZmPdgJMMQ

Date Time Director Email for RSVP (RSVP is required)
10/20/21 1 p.m. Donell Cldonell@hacc.edu
11/3/21 1 p.m. Donell Cldonell@hacc.edu
11/17/21 4 p.m. Bauer mmeckenr@hacc.edu
12/7/21 4 p.m. Lieb akasmi@hacc.edu
1/14/22 1 p.m. Bauer mmeckenr@hacc.edu
1/19/22 6 p.m. Donell Cldonell@hacc.edu
2/17/22 1 p.m. Lieb akasmi@hacc.edu
2/23/22 6 p.m. Donell Cldonell@hacc.edu
03/30/22 1 p.m. LaRue cglarue@hacc.edu
3/16/22 4 p.m. Bauer mmeckenr@hacc.edu
04/13/22 4 p.m. LaRue cglarue@hacc.edu
4/27/22 2 p.m. Donell Cldonell@hacc.edu
05/11/22 4 p.m. LaRue cglarue@hacc.edu
5/19/22 1 p.m. Bauer mmeckenr@hacc.edu
6/8/22 6 p.m. Donell Cldonell@hacc.edu
6/14/22 4 p.m. Lieb akasmi@hacc.edu

 

Who can I contact for more information on our programs?

Please contact an Admissions Counselor, by phone at 800-ABC-HACC, or by email at start@hacc.edu

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