Continuing Education

Healthcare Training

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Find out all about careers in healthcare and how you can get started by clicking on the links on the right navigation bar.





Click on the image to view or download a PDF of our Fall 2014 Center for Career Development book.

Learn about careers in Healthcare, Accounting & Bookkeeping, Business Management, Construction Code Training, Interpreting, Marketing, Nonprofit Management, Information Technology, and more!



The healthcare field is projected to add 62,000 jobs in NJ through 2020. Eight of the top fifteen fastest growing occupations in Monmouth County are forecasted to be in healthcare through 2016. Gain a competitive edge through Brookdale’s healthcare career training and continuing professional education programs. Many programs prepare you for state or national certification.

Our highly qualified instructors hold Master’s degrees and industry certifications, and bring their expertise and experience to the classroom. We also work in collaboration with Brookdale’s highly respected Health Sciences Department. Classes and clinical practices are held at convenient locations in the Monmouth County area. Recognizing the unique needs of healthcare agencies, we also offer customized training programs that can be offered at your site.

Brookdale Community College is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the New Jersey State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s COA.  Provider Number P164-7/13-16.

If you have questions, please visit Frequently Asked Questions or call 732-224-2813.

Discover more about Healthcare training at Brookdale in our latest video!

Healthcare Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG)

The Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) is a demonstration project funded by the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The primary goals of this project are to:

  1. Provide education and training to low-income individuals for occupations in healthcare that pay well; and
  2. Learn what kinds of education and training programs work.

Find out more!

Career Resources

Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook

Explore career and occupational information including required education, training and necessary skills, as well as job forecasts for the future. Learn more.