Are you a patient and caring person who is interested in the fast-growing field of healthcare? Our programs teach a wide variety of in-demand healthcare skills such as nursing fundamentals, medical and dental office management, physical rehabilitation, pharmacology, patient care, and oral care procedures. With the average program completion time between 12 -24 months, Provo College’s School of Healthcare provides accelerated opportunities for entrance into these in-demand career fields:
- Medical Assisting
- Pharmacy Technician
- Dental Assisting
- Medical Billing and Coding
- Physical Therapist Assistant
If you love to help others and want to work in the exciting field of healthcare, train to become a Medical Assistant at Provo College. You’ll get the skills required to assist patients and physicians in a real medical setting, including conducting lab work, suturing wounds and applying dressings, taking vital signs and interpreting the results.
Become a pharmacy technician at Provo College and serve others in a rewarding career. Pharmacy Technicians assist pharmacist to accurately dispense the prescription drugs that protect and save lives. You’ll learn to fill and dispense medications, educate patients on drug usage, and the rules and regulations of pharmacology.
Start your dental career with success. You’ll learn routine cleaning, chair-side assistance, diagnostics, pediatric dentistry, dental radiology and even surgical procedures. Skills learned by graduates of the Dental Assisting Program are crucial for any dentist office to function. Upon graduation, Provo College’s career placement assistance team will help you on your way. way.
Medical Billing and Coding
If you are interested in the field of healthcare but you would rather work in the office than the clinic, Medical Billing and Coding is for you. You’ll learn how to process insurance claims, run a medical office, and Opportunities in this growing field are in hospitals, physician’s offices, insurance firms, and clinics.
If you a compassionate person who wants to join the fast-growing healthcare industry as a Registered Nurse, the Associate of Science degree in Nursing will prepare you to take the same exam that other four-year nursing students take to become licensed as a Registered Nurse. Upon successful passing of the examination, you can work in hospitals, medical offices, nursing homes, home health, ambulatory care sites, and other health settings. You’ll gain vital on-the-job skills through classroom instruction, practice labs, and clinical experience.
Physical Therapist Assistant
Do you dream of a career where you can help people rehabilitate from injuries, disorders, or disabilities? Physical therapist assistants provide skilled interventions to clients of all ages with musculoskeletal, neurological, pain and movement disorders. Physical therapy practitioners help restore and maintain function that allows patients to more fully participate in activities of daily life. Physical Therapist Assistants work in school systems, fitness centers, long-term care facilities, home care agencies, hospitals, and outpatient clinics.
About the School
With thousands of graduates along the Wasatch Front, Provo College is committed to career education in Utah. Our mission is to help committed students attain rewarding careers through student-centered ... Read More