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School ofHealthcare

Learn skills needed in this booming industry

If you have considered going into the healthcare industry, Westwood College's School of Healthcare is a great place to start. By enrolling in one of our healthcare programs you can gain the skills necessary to help people navigate the complicated healthcare system.

  • Dental Assisting

    • Associate Degree
    • Available on campus
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  • Health Information Technology

    • Associate Degree
    • Available on campus
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  • Healthcare Office Administration

    • Associate Degree
    • Available on campus and online
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  • Medical Assisting

    • Associate Degree
    • Available on campus
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  • Medical Assisting

    • Diploma
    • Available on campus
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  • Medical Insurance Coding and Billing

    • Associate Degree
    • Available on campus and online
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THE SCHOOL OF HEALTHCARE OPPORTUNITY

Studying for a Westwood degree in the school of healthcare can help prepare you for some of the challenges you will face in a real career setting.

Our faculty includes healthcare professionals with a wide range of backgrounds.
Instructors teach skills that can be used daily in this industry.
Courses emphasize a career-focused, hands-on approach to learning.
Classes will highlight industry-standard processes, methods and technologies.
Campuses are located in major metropolitan areas where our reputation for excellent career training is widely recognized.
This reputation bodes well for Westwood graduates searching for a job.

icon_mapWestwood offers School of Healthcare programs in California, Colorado, Georgia, Illinois and Virginia. An online learning option is also available for several of these offerings.

Program names, course topics and outcomes may vary by location. Not all programs available in all locations and not all programs are offered every term. Please see the catalog at the campus location of your choice to review full program details.

A booming industry:

Healthcare continues to offer great opportunities for qualified professionals. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states in the report "Occupational employment projections to 2020" that healthcare support occupations and healthcare practitioners and technical occupations were the two groups with the fastest growth from 2006 to 2010, gaining 1.1 million jobs in that timeframe. These two groups are projected to continue to see strong growth, adding a combined 3.5 million jobs from 2010 to 2020. What are you waiting for? Start the path to your new future and request more information today.

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Did You Know?

Our fast-track approach can help you earn your associate degree in as little as 17 months or your bachelor's degree in as little as three years.