radiologic technology
Meet Rad Tech Graduate Abigail Rodriguez

Back in 2013, Abigail Rodriguez was a year out of high school and with a brand new baby. She knew she needed to get into a career fast to provide for her newborn. An internet...

health care training
Staying Resilient Through Your Education

Nobody ever said health care training would be easy. What is easy is sometimes getting down on yourself and feeling overwhelmed by the workload. You grow depressed by the notion it seems as though it...

health care programs
Ways to Prepare Before Classes Begin

We know the start of classes for more traditional schools started last month. But at Concorde, we have classes in various health care programs starting every month. So, we thought we’d share with our soon-to-be...

medical assistant
Meet Concorde MA Graduate Tracy Ebert

Though Tracy Ebert didn’t go to college until later in life, she said she always knew she wanted to work in health care. At some point, it only seemed natural for her to become a...

health care certification
When a State Doesn’t Require a Degree

It can sometimes be confusing. In certain health care fields, different states require different forms of health care certification. Fields such as Dental Assistant or Medical Assistant require passing a health care certification exam in...

respiratory therapy
N. Hollywood Christens New RT Honor Society

Concorde’s North Hollywood, Calif. campus celebrated the inaugural induction of The Lambda Beta National Honor Society for Respiratory Therapy. The nationally-recognized Lambda Beta National Honor Society promotes, recognizes and honors scholarship, scholarly achievement, service and...

health care education
What is Wonderlic Testing?

If you’re a fan of NFL football, chances are you’ve heard of the Wonderlic test. But, did you know it’s also used in health care education? We use the Wonderlic Scholarship Level Exam (SLE) here...

health care studies
Life As a Night Student

One of the main benefits Concorde offers in its health care education and training is scheduling classes during evening hours so that full-time employees can fit school into their busy schedules. It adds a degree...

medical office administration professional student
San Diego MA Program Pilots New Platform

Concorde understands the growing role that technology plays in health care and health care learning. We know that, in this day and age where a patient can book a doctor to make a house call...

Dallas Student is Perfect on PTA Exam

Celeste Watkins opened the email from the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy with great anticipation. She knew she had passed her National Physical Therapy Exam – the Federation had released the pass/fail results...

health care online learning
Tips for Optimizing Canvas

It’s probably safe to say that most people involved in health care online learning, and Concorde’s online programs in particular, are well-familiar with the learning management system known as Canvas. Canvas is the helpful system...

health care education
Ways to Get Out of Debt

It often seems like being in debt is as American as apple pie and baseball. It can be the same when investing in health care education such as that offered by Concorde. The costs of...

health care student
Tips to Being a Better Student

Ever wondered why you just can’t seem to reach your full academic potential as a health care student? Chances are, it’s not so much your brain power, but your lifestyle, choices and study habits. We...

health care education
Developing Time Management Skills

You’ve heard the old adage … there are never enough hours in the day. In today’s hustling and bustling world, it’s easy to often times become overwhelmed in feeling you simply have too much to...

health care education
Staying Focused in the Digital Age

The rise of gadgets in the digital age has led to a decline in human attention span which, by some accounts, is now less than that of a goldfish. Conversations now take place in the...

Meet Justin Ivie, Lamplighter of Distinction

Justin Ivie knew he wanted to have a career in a medical field long before he retired as a Senior Master Sergeant from the United States Air Force in 2015. He served as a pararescueman...

health care studies
Re-focusing Heading Into the School Year

We know that, for our Concorde students engaged in health care studies, there is no such thing as summer vacation. Classes at Concorde start every month with class terms starting and ending year-round. Still, summer...

Another Concorde Success Story

Just a few short years ago, Janaye McKinney was a young, single mother of two struggling to get by in her hometown of Batesville, Miss. She was working as an administrative assistant, making enough money...

health care information
News Digests to Keep Up With News

With today’s constant whirlwind pace of life, it’s getting more and more difficult to take the time to stay informed with what’s happening in the world around us. We want all of our Concorde students,...

How to Involve Friends in Your Studies

What’s the old adage … there’s strength in numbers? That sage advice can be applied to health care studies for Concorde students. A study group or some friends can help you crush that next exam...

“Concorde was one of my best vehicles that helped me gain the confidence I needed to change my life. … It all started with a vision, a will and Concorde.”


Lucy Vang
Medical Assistant Graduate

“I am eternally grateful to Dr. Lu-Ping Gamble at the Garden Grove campus. They not only lit a spark, they lit a torch in my heart that shall burn forever! My education changed my life and has had a huge positive impact on the person I am today.”


Jamie Troccoli
Medical Assistant graduate