Health Information Technology (HIT) Degree Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Health Information Technology (HIT) degree program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Health Information Technology certifications are not required for employment in the state of Arizona.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the HIT curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in states other than Arizona or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.

 

Surgical Technology (ST) Degree Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Surgical Technology (ST) degree program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Surgical Technology certifications are not required for employment in the state of Arizona.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the ST curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in states other than Arizona or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.

 

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Licensure Disclosure

The curriculum for the BSN program at Brookline College has been designed to meet the educational licensure/certification requirements in Arizona and New Mexico as well as prepare students to apply to the Arizona State Board of Nursing or the New Mexico Board of Nursing to sit for the NCLEX licensure exam in the States of Arizona or New Mexico (see https://www.azbn.gov/ or http://wwnmbon.sks.com/ for more information regarding licensure in Arizona or New Mexico).  The licensure boards in each state are responsible for establishing the requirements for licensure/certification for their state.  Requirements may vary state to state and may change at any time.  Students who intend to use their Brookline College BSN degree to secure licensure in any state other than Arizona or New Mexico will need to review the professional licensure disclosures in that state pertaining to their program and consult with the state Nursing licensing board.  For more information, see Nursing Board Contact Information by State or Territory – BSN Programs or speak with a BSN Academic Dean.  NOTE:  Graduates who become licensed in Arizona or New Mexico may subsequently apply for licensure in another state.  Ask your Academic Dean about Nursing reciprocity agreements.

 

Medical Assisting (MA) Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Medical Assisting (MA) program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Medical Assisting certifications are not required for employment in the states of Arizona and New Mexico.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona and New Mexico.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the MA curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in states other than Arizona or New Mexico or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.

 

Medical Insurance Billing and Coding (MIBC) Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Medical Insurance Billing and Coding (MIBC) program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Medical Insurance Billing and Coding certifications are not required for employment in the states of Arizona and New Mexico.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona and New Mexico.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the MIBC curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in states other than Arizona or New Mexico or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.

 

Medical Office Administration (MOA) Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Medical Office Administration (MOA) program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Medical Office Administration certifications are not required for employment in the states of Arizona and New Mexico.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona and New Mexico.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the MOA curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in states other than Arizona or New Mexico or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.

 

Phlebotomy Technician Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Phlebotomy Technician program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Phlebotomy Technician certifications are not required for employment in the state of Arizona.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the Phlebotomy Technician curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in a state other than Arizona or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.

 

Pharmacy Technician (PT) Licensure Disclosure

The curriculum for the Pharmacy Technician (PT) program at Brookline College has been designed to meet the educational licensure requirements in Arizona as well as prepare students to apply to the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy for licensure in the state of Arizona (see https://pharmacy.az.gov/ for more information regarding licensure in Arizona).  The licensure boards in each state are responsible for establishing the requirements for licensure/certification for their state.  Requirements may vary state to state and may change at any time.  Please be advised that Brookline College has determined that the PT program does not meet licensure or certification requirements required for the states of California, Florida, Kansas, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Utah, Virginia and Washington.  Please be advised that Brookline College has not determined whether the PT program meets licensure or certification requirements required for the following states:  Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virgin Islands, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.  Students who intend to use their Brookline College PT diploma to secure licensure in any state other than Arizona will need to review the professional licensure disclosures in that state pertaining to their program and consult with the state licensing board.  For more information, see Pharmacy Technician Licensing Board Contact Information by State or Territory or speak with your Program Director.

 

Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Program Licensure Disclosure

CAPTE accreditation of a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant program satisfies state educational requirements in all states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Thus, students graduating from CAPTE-accredited physical therapist and physical therapist assistant education programs are eligible to take the National Physical Therapy Examination and apply for licensure in all states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. For more information regarding state qualifications and licensure requirements, refer to the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy website at www.fsbpt.org.

 

Sterile Processing Program Certification Disclosure

Graduates of the Sterile Processing program may be eligible to sit for various national certifications, although some may require employment experience prior to full eligibility for the certification.  We have determined that Sterile Processing certifications are not required for employment in the state of Arizona.  However, we have not determined whether certifications are required for employment in states other than Arizona.  Additionally, we have not determined whether the Sterile Processing curriculum qualifies for all national or state certifications.  Students who are located in a state other than Arizona or who plan to relocate should research any certification or employment requirements for their respective chosen state.