Allied Health Sciences

The Allied Health Sciences Department is committed to cultivating excellence in healthcare education. The Allied Health Sciences Department provides programs that combine professional and liberal arts education. It is this education that provides compassionate, highly qualified, professionals to serve the community in the technologically advanced areas of the allied health sciences.

Students will have the professional competence and the critical thinking skills essential to thrive in rapidly developing professions in the healthcare industry. The Allied Health Sciences Department is dedicated to the development of ethically and socially responsible practitioners as leaders in  a constantly evolving healthcare environment.

Today's expanding healthcare environment demands individuals who can provide highly skilled, compassionate care. With a degree in an Allied Health Sciences' program from Molloy College, you will become one of them. In as little as two years, you can prepare to enter the workforce as a licensed practitioner in:

  • Cardiovascular Technology: In New York's first and only cardiovascular technology program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) through the Joint Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology (JRCCVT), you will llearn to perform the diagnostic, preventative, therapeutic and rehabilitative techniques needed to treat and care for cardiovascular patients. This program includes both echocardiography and vascular ultrasound specialties. Dual certification makes our graduates highly marketable in the field.

  • Health Service Leadership: This BS degree completion program is designed with you in mind - the busy adult. We offer evening classes that accommodate your work schedule and we make it possible for you to complete your degree in two years or less. The Health Service Leadership program is designed to provide health professionals with opportunities for both career and academic advancement. The coursework will provide the professional with the leadership, administrative, and communication skills required in today's healthcare environment. Study will focus on financial management, legal issues, management information systems, organization and leadership, and research in healthcare. This curriculum will cultivate the leadership skills necessary to respond to the challenge of the rapidly changing healthcare industry.

  • Nuclear Medicine Technology: Our program is one of the few professional programs in the nation to offer a BS degree that will prepare our graduates to have the ability to take the national registry exams in both Nuclear Medicine and Computer Tomography (CT). These two certifications are required for technologists to operate PET/CT and SPECT/CT equipment. This program offers didactic and clinical coursework in a curriculum that is designed to prepare students to become competent and productive technologists. The Nuclear Medicine Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT) and  offers courses designed to develop competent, compassionate and professional nuclear medicine technologists. Our comprehensive program prepares students to pass required certification examinations and have a high degree of adaptability with changing technology.

  • Respiratory Care: According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, respiratory therapy is one of the top-ten developing fields in allied health sciences. As a licensed respiratory therapist you will practice under the care of a physician, evaluating and treating all types of patients - from premature infants with underdeveloped lungs to elderly people whose lungs are diseased - with the skill and professionalism you acquire at Molloy.The Respiratory Care program awards a BS degree and is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

Department Contact Information

The Allied Health Sciences Department is located on the second floor of the Casey Building.

Michael J. Hartman, MS, RDMS, RVT, RT(R)(ARRT)
Chairperson
Allied Health Sciences Department
516.323.3388
mhartman@molloy.edu
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