JFK Medical Center Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools also referred to as JFK Muhlenberg Snyder Schools or the Schools is a part of JFK Health which encompasses a wide array of organizations, services and facilities in the Central New Jersey area. The system includes an acute care hospital, JFK University Medical Center, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation centers, nursing and convalescent facilities and special treatment programs.
Our goal is to provide the best possible education in a supportive environment. Accredited programs are offered in nursing, radiography and diagnostic medical sonography.
We foster educational opportunities, encouraging students to acquire the highest level of knowledge and abilities. Our dedicated faculty, professional staff and administration are eager to help students reach their potential.
Day and evening class scheduling is available to meet individual needs.
In cooperation with Union College, students earn an Associate in Science degree as well as a diploma in their chosen discipline from JFK Muhlenberg Snyder Schools. These credits are then transferable to baccalaureate degree programs.
Lean more about our individual Schools of Nursing, Radiography, Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Mission and Vision
To educate and prepare the future nursing workforce; to advance the health of the people in the diverse communities of New Jersey and beyond and to support the development of the next leaders in healthcare.
To prepare beginning practitioners to provide ethical, holistic, and compassionate care to diverse populations in a variety of settings.
The philosophy of JFK Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools is derived from, and is in accord with, the central purpose, vision and beliefs of Hackensack Meridian Health JFK University Medical Center of which it is a part. The Faculty of the School believes that learning is a lifelong experience and that nursing education should prepare students to function safely and effectively within a variety of healthcare settings. It is our belief that nursing education should provide students with an assortment of opportunities to successfully progress through the program, to graduate, pass the licensure examination and contribute to the workforce working alongside other members of the healthcare team to deliver compassionate patient care to diverse populations.
JFK University Medical Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JFK Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools does not discriminate in the recruitment, admission or treatment of students.
It is the policy of JFK Muhlenberg Harold B. and Dorothy A. Snyder Schools to comply with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Older Americans Act of 1975, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1991.
These laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age or disability in all educational programs and activities as long as the disabled person does not present a safety hazard to himself/herself or clients.
As per the Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.), students must be able to perform specific skills in order to care for patients safely and perform all the procedures that would be required in the workforce.