surgical technologists
Celebrating Surgical Technologists Week

The Association of Surgical Technologists Board of Directors dedicated the third week in September to recognizing surgical technologists in 1984. National Surgical Technologist Week has been celebrated every year since as an opportunity to promote...

Concorde Rated as a Top Online College

Concorde was honored by OnlineCollegePlan.com, which listed us at No. 13 on its recent list of the Top 100 Best Online Colleges. Concorde was in the company of many established and renowned institutions as Oregon State,...

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 education
The Benefits of Refresher Courses

We’re confident at Concorde that the health care education received by students is enduring and will have a lasting benefit. The health care world, however, is complex and always changing, upgrading to new technologies and...

health care career college
Meet New Memphis CP Lee Jones

There’s a new sheriff in town. Well, at least at Concorde’s campus in Memphis, Tenn. where Lee Jones becomes the newest Campus President at the health care career college. Lee comes to us from back...

medical assistant student program healthcare training
KC Campus Hosts Alumni Event

Concorde’s campus in Kansas City, Mo. had a good turnout for an Alumni Mixer June 14. Each alumna who attended received a card headlined, “Your Passport to Success.” On the card were the descriptions to...

DH Clinical Director Receives Award

General dentists’ referrals are a key to the success of Smiles Change Lives, a program that helps families across the U.S. and Canada with low-cost dental and orthodontic care. Lisa Thurlow, Dental Hygiene Clinic Director...

massage therapy
MT Instructor is Educator of the Year

LaWanda Allen said she was quite surprised when she heard that she had been named a 2017 Educator of the Year by The Alliance for Massage Therapy Education, Biofreeze and BonVital. She knew she had...

health care career college
Meet Concorde – Aurora CP Thomas Wicke

It’s time to get on a Rocky Mountain High and meet one of Concorde’s newest health care career college campus presidents. Thomas Wicke, Ph.D., came on board as campus president (CP) of Concorde’s campus in...

Celebrating National Cancer Survivors Day

National Cancer Survivors Day is this Sunday, June 4. It is an annual, treasured celebration of life held in hundreds of communities nationwide and around the world on the first Sunday every June. It is...

health care career college
Dallas hosts U.S. Congressman

Concorde’s campus in Dallas hosted U.S. Congressman Pete Sessions Wednesday, Sept. 20, at the health care career college. Sessions led a round-table discussion about issues facing higher education today with a group of Concorde –...

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...

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...

health care career college
KC Campus Hosts Community Open House

Concorde’s campus in Kansas City, Mo. hosted its second open house in a month the morning of July 29, only this time there was a community connection with the health care career college. As with...

dental hygiene
Aurora Hosts Community Dental Clinic

Concorde’s campus in Aurora, Colo. hosted a free dental clinic, open to the community, last Wednesday, July 19. The free dental clinic was for children and teenagers, and from 7 a.m.-7 p.m., children ages 1-19...

health care education
An App to Find Scholarships

It’s no secret that the cost of higher education, especially quality health care education, is expensive. It seems to be getting more expensive all the time. A slow economy, along with rising costs, is lessening...

medical assistant student program healthcare training
Concorde CSC Welcomes MA Students

Concorde’s Campus Support Center in Mission, Kan. was delighted to welcome Medical Assistant students from the Kansas City, Mo. campus June 20 for a little hands-on, real-world training. The students conducted free cholesterol and blood...

health care career colleges students training class
Garden Grove Named a Top Trade School

Concorde’s campus in Garden Grove, Calif. recently earned some exciting national recognition. Forbes magazine recently listed its “Top 30 Two-Year Trade Schools: Colleges That Fight the Nation’s Skills Gap.” Concorde – Garden Grove made the...

health care awareness
Meet KC MA/MOA PD Francess Hawkins

Concorde – Kansas City welcomed its newest Program Director earlier this spring when Francess Hawkins assumed the leadership role for the campus’s Medical Assistant and Medical Office Administrator programs. She fills the duties held by...

More Than Just Going to School

Concorde’s prime mission with its students is cut and dried. It’s to prepare as quickly and effectively as possible to be successful in the health care career of their choice. To provide a quality health...

Lucy Vang | Medical Assistant Graduate

“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.”

Davina Thomas-Clark | Medical Assistant, Vocational Nurse graduate

“I have taken the MA program and the LVN program. Concorde is a wonderful school. There is a difference between passion and a paycheck, and most of my instructors had a passion for what they do. The program was challenging but well worth it. I love this college!”

Jamie Troccoli | 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.”

Marcus Streator | Respiratory Therapy graduate

“Without the support of certain instructors … I would not have pushed myself to grasp the concepts and pass my boards on the first attempt. Once I passed my boards, it was less than one month after that I landed my first Respiratory Therapist job where I am currently working with so much joy every day.”

Allison Hamm | Dental Assistant graduate

“I enjoyed every second of my time at Concorde. I learned so much in a short amount of time. I spent my extern at Forney Modern Dentistry in Forney, Texas and was hired on immediately. I have now been there for almost four years. I recently was promoted to Pediatric Manager at our Garland location. I give all the credit to this amazing school and my great experience there.”