health care careers
How Employers Can Help Pay for School

You’ve worked hard in health care careers for years now and decided it was time to go back to school, get another degree and improve your prospects for promotion or a better, higher-paying position. The...

neurodiagnostic technology (2)
New Brain Map IDs Unknown Regions

With an associate’s degree in Neurodiagnostic Technology from Concorde, you’ll learn to record electrical activity in the brain and nervous system for diagnostic purposes. And, with that technology, training and know-how, you could just one...

health care programs
Meet Garden Grove CP Nicholas Ewell

In this installment of “Meet Your Campus Presidents (CPS),” we spend some time with one of the newest CPs in the Concorde stable – Nicholas Ewell, JD, head of our campus in Garden Grove, Calif....

dental hygiene
Online resources for DAs and DHs

Obviously, we like to think our students in our Dental Assistant and Dental Hygiene programs at Concorde receive all the information and training they need for successful careers in the classrooms, labs and in their...

nursing
3 Top Reasons to Go Into Nursing

You hear it all the time. Especially around here. Nursing is one of the greatest occupations you, or anyone, can choose. It’s a profession that’s always in high demand, and that demand only promises to...

health care occupations
3 Fastest Growing Health Care Careers

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is charged by the Federal Government to track trends and patterns of America’s economy. Late last year, the BLS noted that, “employment of health care occupations is projected to grow...

health care career
5 Transferable Skills To Help Land a Job

Have you ever read through an entry-level job description, whether in a health care career or other professional field, that required applicants to have 1-3 years of work experience? It’s frustrating to be told you...

massage therapy, swedish massage, massage diploma program
Navigating Different Types of Massage Therapies

There are many different styles of massage therapy. In fact, selecting the right kind of massage for you can be as complicated as picking out a favorite food or drink item on a restaurant menu....

health care career
5 Things to Ask At a Health Care Interview

Just like any good book, play or movie, a good health care career interview has a climax, a plot and maybe even a good protagonist. However, as your interview comes to a close, don’t be...

health care program
How to Calm Nerves Before Starting a Health Care Program

Making a life changing decision like enrolling in a health care program can be stressful, one that leaves the decision-maker with many uncertainties and more questions than answers. Sometimes, you need to go with your...

health care administration
What Makes a Good HC Administrator

Administration, whether in health care or IT, is sometimes a seemingly thankless job. Health Care Administration and/or Medical Office Administration, both of which are among the high-quality 20-plus health care programs offered at Concorde, demand...

health care training
Accountant Has Seen a Lot in 32 Years

April 16, 1984. That’s the first day Lanita Eatman walked through the doors of Concorde Career Colleges, Inc.’s corporate offices. Only, it wasn’t Concorde Career Colleges back then. And, the offices were on the 10th...

medical assistants
Things to Know About MA Certification

When discussing certification for Medical Assistants, it’s important to first distinguish between the different types of certification. There’s the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), which corresponds to a Medical Assistant who has been licensed by the...

health care careers (4)
The Value of Professional Organizations

They’re generally the items you throw on at the end of your résumé. Sometimes they’re little more than an afterthought. But, especially when it comes to exploring opportunities for health care careers, affiliations with professional...

health care online
Online Champions: Cheering Your Success

Recently, we launched our first ever bachelor’s degree in health care administration with an emphasis in respiratory therapy – a completion program that is 100 percent online. Earlier this year, our pharmacy technician training program...

students
Meet Jacksonville CP Melissa Ryan

It’s summertime and the students are hot. So, why don’t we stick with the sunshine, heat and humidity motif that is the great Sunshine State of Florida in our ongoing series we like to call,...

health care degree program
Want to Ace Your Next Exam? Read this!

Whether you believe a watched pot never boils or the early bird really does get “the worm,” many adages are rooted in elements of truth. Take studying for your health care degree program for example....

neurodiagnostic technology
3 Ways NDT Helps People

It’s one of those fields that’s so technical-sounding, many might not know what it is, or what it entails. But, make no mistake, Neurodiagnostic Technology, a field where signals in a person’s brain and/or nervous...

health care career
How to Optimize Health Care Resume for Applicant Tracking Systems

Health care professionals need to be on top of technology when it comes to looking for a job in a health care career. In today’s job market that means, ensuring that your resume is optimized...

health care degree
5 Tips to Breaking Bad Health Habits

Whether it’s binge watching Netflix instead of taking advantage of getting outside or devouring entire bags of chips because you realized you were mindlessly eating again, we all have areas of life that could use...