Occupational Therapy Assistant Schools
New Occupational Therapy Clinic opens on Concorde Memphis Campus

Concorde Career College opened a new Occupational Therapy Clinic (OTC) at the Memphis campus this winter. This is Concorde’s first occupational clinic among its campus with a focus to provide quality therapy services to the...

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5 Things to Know Before Becoming a Dental Assistant

How many times have you heard someone remark that they “hate going to the dentist?” What if you could be one of the reasons to change that mindset? If you love to help others be...

Meet Aurora Dental Hygienist Amber Klingaman RDH, BSDH

At Concorde, getting the chance to share the experiences of one of our alumni is a great joy. We pride ourselves on helping produce passionate, well-qualified health care professionals. Today, we would like to introduce...

The Rise of One Concorde–Orlando Pharmacy Technician

Do you remember what you were doing the moment you decided to change your life and enroll in a health care program at Concorde? For Danyelle Beck, a 2017 Pharmacy Technician (PT) alumna from Concorde-...

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Do you know the 4 Major Vital Signs?

Are vital signs really as vital as they say? What do they really tell us? Depending on the situation, they can be the difference between life and death for someone in need. EMT’s, firefighters and...

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How Haiti Helped Shape My Heart: An Alumna Reflection

Editor’s note: This was an essay submitted by a 2017 Concorde-Portland Medical Assisting graduate after her recent trip to Haiti. It is shared with her permission. We hope that this is the first of many...

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Why You Should Consider Getting a Diploma or Certificate Instead of a Degree

For years, the most common way to start a career was getting a four-year degree. Now, with people changing jobs and careers more often, there are alternate options you can explore. What if you’re already...

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Meet Kansas City Dental Hygienist Lauren Villalobos, RDH, BSDH

Here at Concorde Career College one of our greatest joys is sharing the success stories of our alumni through up-close interviews! We are excited to share with you the journey of Lauren Villalobos, a 2015 Concorde...

Physical Therapist Assistant Programs
How does an Occupational Therapy Assistant differ from Physical Therapist Assistant

Some confuse the jobs of an Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) and a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) thinking they are the same thing and they use the terms interchangeably. While the two are similar in many...

Medical Assistant Field Projected to Grow 29% Through 2026

The role of medical assistant (MA) has become crucial in today’s modern practice of medicine. A medical assistant may conduct laboratory work, oversee scheduling or other administrative tasks, work directly with patients and help the...

What’s it like to be a Neurodiagnostic Technologist? Meet Jayson Leach, R.EEG.T

In Concorde’s ongoing series of Alumni spotlights, we turn our attention to a 2017 Concorde – San Bernardino Neurodiagnostic Technology program (NDT) alum, Jayson Leach, R.EEG.T. Leach’s story is one that many can relate to and offers inspiration to...

2 Year Nursing Programs
Looking for a 2-Year Nursing Program Near You?

Have you ever thought about becoming a nurse? Nursing is an exciting and rewarding career that allows you to truly change lives within the world of health care. If you are considering starting a two-year...

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How can I find LVN Programs Near me?

Have you been thinking about going into the health care and started to do the searches for “programs near me”? Trying to figure out what area of health care fits you best and have been...

respiratory therapist programs
What does it take to become a respiratory therapist?

Respiratory therapy is a niche within health care that is garnering a lot of buzz. Because respiratory therapy and most all other healthcare professions are expected to grow in the forthcoming years, many individuals are...

Do You have the 4 Skills Employers Want?

Even in one of the fastest growing industries in America, like health care, it’s no secret: The job market is competitive. Students who are enrolled in a health care training program at Concorde have a...

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5 Important Soft Skills to Get You the Job

In mid April, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner talked about the companies key findings from new research that takes a look at skills shortages based on data from member profiles and job postings across 100 major...

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Questions to ask During Your Interview

Your coming up on graduation and are on the hunt for the dream job. You’ve applied and have been contacted about coming in for an interview. Time to prep and come up with the questions...

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How Does a Medical Laboratory Technician Fit into the process?

Thinking of starting a career in the health care field, but not sure which path is the right choice for you? You’ve been told to look at becoming a Medical Laboratory Technician and not sure...

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How Can a Polysomnographic Technologist Help You?

Having trouble sleeping? Wishing you felt rested after a night’s sleep? Wondering why you toss and turn so much at night? These are questions that sleep medicine has been trying to answer for years.  Sleep...

How to Stay Engaged in Your Job While Looking for a new one

Whether you had a job before completing your health care training program or graduated from Concorde and are looking toward making your next vertical move, looking for a new job while you’re employed must be a well-choreographed...

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“I think it’s an amazing school. When I sat down for boards, I felt more than adequately prepared. If you put the work in, your success is almost guaranteed.”


Kontessa Brown
Dental Assisting Graduate