With the world reopening, many have been reassessing their lives as it pertains to their professional futures. Regardless, if your path includes opening a business, or pursuing other careers—education is a pivotal part of this journey. Fortunately, for residents of Molly Brook, achieving the right degree or even finding a profession in the education/health fields is right in our own backyard. North Haledon is home to the state’s top institutions and healthcare facilities. Here are a few elite options to consider.
William Paterson University: Named after Supreme Court Justice/New Jersey Governor William Paterson, this prestigious university was founded in 1855. It is the second oldest college/university in the state of New Jersey. It offers undergraduate, graduate, doctoral degrees and other continuing education options in the areas of finance, marketing, psychology, communication, journalism, and social sciences. (Just a 10-minute walk away)
St. Joseph’s Wayne Medical Center: Part of St. Joseph’s University, this healthcare intuition treats over 150,000 patients each year. The hospital has advanced clinical services that include orthopedics, spine, and sports medicine. Aside from providing healthcare to the community, St. Joseph’s Wayne Medical Center also offers premier education and consultation programs. (Just 6 minutes away by car)
Wayne Adult Education: A resource for residents interested in brushing up on their English skills or continuing education opportunities. Many degrees can be completed in less than a year in the areas of nursing, cooking or automotive service. (Just 9 minutes away by car)
Paterson Community Health Center: This Federally Qualified Health Center has been providing affordable healthcare to the community for over three decades. The facility offers OB/GYN, pediatrics, mental health services and even dental care. Paterson Community Health Center also further helps residents with their health center’s mobile van. (Just 9 minutes away by car)