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Applications to the Academy are available at Somerset County Vocational and Technical High School's website  


Joanne Travaglini
Academic Advisor/High School Outreach Coordinator
Raritan Valley Community College
118 Lamington Road
Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 526-1200 ext. 8314

Maureen Lawler
Guidance Counselor
Somerset County Vocational and Technical Schools
14 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
(908) 526-8900 ext. 7259


Eighth grade students in both Somerset and Hunterdon County may apply to the Academy for Health and Medical Sciences. Students are accepted based on the following admissions criteria: 

  • 7th and 8th grade GPAs
  • 7th grade standardized test scores
  • Admissions testing for mathematics and language arts 
  • Personal interview 

Parents and students need to work with 8th grade guidance counselors who will assist in ensuring official documentation is included in application packet.

Parents are required to attend a Parent Information Session held at the Somerset County Vocational and Technical School's campus.

IMPORTANT 2014-2015 DATES   

(In case of inclement weather, please refer to Somerset County Vocational and Technical School's website.)  

Parent Information Sessions
All sessions: Begin at 6:00 PM (at SCVTHS)

Monday - November 24, 2014 
Monday - December 15, 2014 
Thursday - January 15, 2015

Admission Testing
(All sessions: Check-in begins at 8:30 AM and testing runs from 9:00 AM-12:00 PM)
Saturday January 31, 2015 
Saturday February 7, 2015 (Snow Date) 

Check-in begins at 10:00am

Please Note: Only students who have submitted a completed application will be eligible for admission testing.  Once your application is received, we will contact you for a testing date.  

Personal Student Interviews

Qualifying applicants will be contacted to schedule an interview appointment.



































































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