Cancer Registry Management Career Certificate
Rowan College at Burlington County

Program Details

Rowan College at Burlington County offers the online Cancer Registry Management Career Certificate. Cancer registrars are data management experts who report cancer statistics for various healthcare agencies. Registrars work closely with physicians, administrators, researchers, and health care planners to provide support for cancer program development, ensure compliance of reporting standards, and serve as a valuable resource for cancer information with the ultimate goal of preventing and controlling cancer.

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Cancer Registry Disease Coding and Staging
  • Cancer Registry Structure and Management
  • Cancer Registry Operations
  • Oncology and Coding
  • Abstracting Methods


This program requires 180 hours of clinical.

  • Official high school transcript or GED
  • Associate's degree or higher
  • ACCUPLACER exam may be required
  • The following 5 pre-requisite courses (passed with a "C" or better):
    • Medical Terminology
    • Anatomy & Physiology I with lab
    • Anatomy & Physiology II with lab
    • Pathology
    • Pharmacology

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education