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  • Images featuring students in PCC Health Programs - Dental Hygiene students performaning an exam, paramedic students pushing patient on bed, nursing student working with educational dummy.
  • Join us for the Health and First Responder Career Fair

    Plan your path to a great career at the 2017 Health and First Responder Career Fair. The event will take place Tuesday, May 2, from 4-6:30 pm in the Fortino Ballroom, located on the upper level of the Student Center on the Pueblo campus. Admission is free. Meet with local employers in the healthcare field, explore employment opportunities and salary offerings, discover PCC health programs with applications still open, and tour our outstanding classrooms and facilities.

    Be in High Demand in a Rewarding Career Helping Others

    Healthcare 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.