Be in High Demand in a Rewarding Career Helping OthersHealthcare is one of the fastest growing career sectors in the U.S. workforce. There are many opportunities to break into the growing job market from being a paramedic to an occupational therapy assistant. (See a complete list of our programs below.) There is something for everyone! Not only are there choices, but there is also opportunity to be in a high paying rewarding career as well. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, with an associate degree, you can make as much as $80,000 or more depending on the job market and career sector you are working in.
Why Choose PCC? Our healthcare programs provide simulated learning in a real hospital setting
Pueblo Community College’s health programs have a unique and innovative partnership with St. Mary-Corwin Medical Center (SMC) that provides our students the opportunity to learn in leading-edge simulated training environments. Our students attend classes at SMC in real hospital settings complete with patient rooms, a nursing station, pill dispensary, special maternity room and an operating room with the opportunity to even learn using a human cadaver. Our innovative learning practices using state-of-the-art simulation not only prepare our students to be successful on the job but also keeps them engaged through active learning.
Dental Hygiene AAS | Dental Hygiene BAS
Emergency Medical Technician
Fire Science Technology
Law Enforcement Academy
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant
Health programs at Pueblo Community College
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