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Pipeline Program Overview:

Eugenio Maria de Hostos Community College’s Division of Continuing Education and Workforce Development was awarded a Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) from the US Department of Health and Human Services’ Administration for Children and Families to offer healthcare trainings through its Allied Health Career Pipeline Program.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Meet income eligibility requirements
  • Authorize to work in the United States
  • Pass background check
  • Most courses require a High School Diploma/ HSE
  • Take a TABE Test in Reading and Math to meet educational levels
  • Complete and submit medical and drug clearance forms
  • Participate in the intake conference session

Supportive Services​:


Case Management:

Students will have an assigned case manager who will help them with issues that impact program participation. The case management team completes a student enrollment profile for each student, provides crisis intervention counseling, and facilitates life skills literacy workshops.

Career Services:

Students will work with the career services team to devise career development plans. The career services team facilitates workshops, provides students with career coaching and advising, internship and job placement assistance, and retention support.

Benefits:

  • One on One Case Management
  • COVID-19 Remote learning and resources
  • Trainings expenses covered by the program
  • MetroCards
  • Career Services
  • Externships and Internships
  • Childcare Assistance
  • College Pathways
 

HPOG is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs. During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities. Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities. This document is supported by Grant #90FX0039 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS). Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.