Make a Difference: Health Care Career Programs

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More reasons to get started

For a career in health care, there’s no better place to get started. Our personalized, hands-on programs prepare you for a variety of in-demand careers in this growing field.

  • Quality instruction from faculty with professional experience
  • Grant funding, scholarships and financial aid assistance available
  • State of the art simulated patient care rooms and equipment at the Health Sciences Center
  • Real-world experiences with health care community partners
  • Support services like academic advising, tutoring and counseling
  • Campus activities from athletics to student life events, clubs and honor societies

Degrees and certificates

Dream big! Be a nurse, paramedic, surgical technologist, or physical therapist assistant. Or get into the business side of health care by studying health information management or medical coding. Many programs are stackable or can transfer for advanced degrees.

Programs Award
Basic Nurse Assistant Training Program (Certificate) Certificate
Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic Certificate Certificate
Medical Assisting Certificate Certificate
Medical Coding Specialist Certificate Certificate
Patient Care Assistant Certificate Certificate
Practical Nursing Certificate Certificate
Associate Degree Nursing (AAS) AAS Degree
Associate in Applied Science EMS-Paramedic (AAS) AAS Degree
Health Information Management (AAS) AAS Degree
Physical Therapist Assistant (AAS) AAS Degree
Surgical Technology (AAS) AAS Degree