Career Studies Certificate in Pre-Allied Health
Lord Fairfax Community College

Program Details

The online Career Studies Certificate in Pre-Allied Health is available from Lord Fairfax Community College.  This certificate prepares students for further education in various areas of the health industry.  It serves as the first step for many students interested in careers in a health-related field or industry, so they are more likely to succeed in higher education in health.  For example, graduates have the completed the courses needed to apply to health programs in practical nursing, dental hygiene, surgical technology, or EMS.  You will learn about services offered at college including the learning resources center, counseling and advising, skills in listening and studying, test-taking skills, and other topical areas that are applicable to particular disciplines.


  • High school graduate or 18 years or older
  • Placement test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges