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American College of Nursing, Concord:
Conveniently located in downtown Concord CA, in the East Bay area (just 30 miles east of San Francisco), the American College of Nursing (ACN) provides a range of general and continuing education nursing and healthcare programs. Designed for students interested in beginning, or furthering, a career in the healthcare industry, our courses include a 12-month Vocational Nursing program, a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) course, a Psychiatric Technician Program, and more.

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About the American College of Nursing:

American College of Nursing (ACN) secured it temporary approval for the Vocational Nursing Program in April 2007. The college officially admitted the first class into the Vocational Nursing Program in May 2007. ACN received approval to operate from the Bureau for Private Post Secondary and Vocational Education (BPPVE) in 2007.

Our Mission:
American College of Nursing aims to provide education and training to multi-level nursing practice, from nurse assistant training to entry level nursing education and culminating to advanced nursing education. ACN also aspires to assist in the professional development of individual students to meet the increasing demand in healthcare needs of the culturally diverse community, the community of Contra Costa County, and of the greater San Francisco Bay Area.

Our Vision:

ACN seeks to be the leader in nursing education and training by continuous enhancement of the curriculum to meet the increasing demand in healthcare needs nationwide, with areas of focus in Contra Costa County and the greater San Francisco Bay Area. It is structured to provide the educational services to the global community through a robust infrastructure and the latest in technology.

Nursing / Healthcare Career Training Programs:
- Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Program
- Vocational Nursing (12-month Certificate)
- Dialysis Technician
- Psychiatric Technician

Healthcare Continuing Education (CE) Courses:
- Home Health Aide
- CPR / AED Training
- CNA Acute Care
- IV Therapy/Blood Withdrawal Certification

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Address: 1855 Gateway Blvd. Suite 180, Concord, East Bay, California 94520, USA
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2020-05-20 were from:

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American College of Healthcare
Courses / Programs
With campuses in Riverside and Huntington Park in the Los Angeles area of Southern California, the American College of Healthcare (ACH) is a vocational school that provides a range of Healthcare career training courses. Program options include Surgical Technology, Medical Assistant, and Pharmacy Technician among others.

At American College of Healthcare, we are experts in preparing people just like you for a bright and lucrative future in the area of healthcare careers. Our 6 programs cover different health care training programs, from medical assisting to surgical technology. All of our programs include a laptop computer, books and uniforms. So take charge of your future today and get started!

From our Los Angeles Area campuses, we serve surrounding cities including Anaheim Hills, Corona, Fontana, Hemet, Lake Elsinore, Moreno Valley, Murrieta, Ontario, Orange County, Perris, San Bernardino, San Diego, Sun City, Temecula, Wildomar, and Yorba Linda, among others.
Healthcare / Medical Career Training Programs:

- Medical Assistant
- Medical Administrative Assistant
- Medical Billing and Coding
- Pharmacy Technician
- Physical Therapy Aide/Massage Therapist
- Surgical Technology

- All of our programs include a laptop computer, books and uniforms.
SF State School of Nursing
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in southwestern San Francisco, the San Francisco State University School of Nursing provides bachelor degrees and masters programs in nursing.

Our comprehensive undergraduate and graduate nursing programs are designed to equip graduates with the skills and knowledge they need to meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities with diverse populations.

We pride ourselves on providing excellent nursing education, with emphasis on patient safety, patient-center care, teamwork and collaboration, evidence-based practice, informatics, quality improvement, leadership and lifelong learning for all our students, as well as our highly-qualified and experienced faculty and staff.

Our students graduate with a strong foundation of knowledge from nursing and other disciplines such as sociology, psychology, anthropology, and philosophy.

They will collaborate with other healthcare disciplines (i.e. physical therapy, medicine, social work, psychology, and others) to provide ethical and compassionate care along the health-illness continuum throughout the lifespan.
Undergraduate & Graduate Nursing Degree Programs:
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
- Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN)
- Master of Science in Nursing
- Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing
- Accelerated Entry Level Master of Science in Nursing

Post Master's Certificate Program:
- Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate
Courses / Programs
Based in San Diego, California, RN.com is one of the nation's leading provider of continuing nursing education online. We offer more than 150 online courses that are accredited by the ANCC (American Nurses Credentialing Center), including many state required courses. All courses are nationally accredited.

We understand how difficult it is to fit continuing education into your busy schedule so RN.com offers convenient, quality continuing education at your convenience. You can study online at times that best suit your schedule. You can choose to take individual courses, or become a member and take unlimited CE courses for an entire year for one low price.

RN.com is dedicated to providing the nursing community with a comprehensive collection of professional education and information resources that our members can use to better their career. We offer courses that will help educate as well as fulfill your licensure requirements, in subjects that include Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Acute Care, Oncology, Maternal Child/ Women's Health among many others.

Student Testimonial:
"RN.com offers a good variety of continuing education courses and it is extremely helpful to be able to take the course from home."
Continuing Nursing Education Online:
- Acute Care
- Assessment
- Bioterrorism
- Case Management
- Course options for CNAs
- Critical Care
- Diabetes
- Domestic Violence
- Gerontology
- Infectious Disease
- Maternal Child/ Women's Health
- Medication Safety and Administration
- NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)
- Oncology
- OR
- Pain Management
- Pediatrics
- Pharmacology
- Professional Topics & Risk Management
- Psych
- Spanish for Nurses
- Stroke Management
- State Required Courses & more..
California College of Vocational Careers, Bakersfield
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in Bakersfield CA, California College of Vocational Careers (CCVS) is a locally-owned and operated vocational college. We provide certificate programs in the field of allied health, including Medical Assistant, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer and Administration Billing & Coding. In less than 9 months, you can earn an certificate that opens the door to a exciting new career! For your convenience, morning and evening classes are available.

Established in 1999, our practical education and training prepares students for successful careers and enter the health field with confidence and professionalism. Our training meets the constantly changing job requirements of today's health-related industries. We keep our class sizes small to ensure individual attention. We provide lifetime job placement assistance.

Our externship program gives you advantages over other prospective job applicants. While under the supervision of physicians, office managers, nursing staff, lab technicians and other allied professionals, you will receive on-the-job training. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
9-Month Certificate Programs:
- Medical Assistant
- Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
- Administration Billing & Coding
- MRI Technologist
Career Care Institute
Courses / Programs
Located in Ventura CA, Career Care Institute (CCI) is a leading vocational medical training school.

We provide a range of accredited programs in popular medical career fields, including Medical Assisting, Nursing Assisting and Vocational Nursing. In addition, we are the only school in Ventura to offer the Limited Permit X-Ray Technician program.

CCI also has schools in Lancaster in Los Angeles County, and Moreno Valley in Riverside County.

We aim to ensures that our graduates are equipped with the necessary tools and knowledge to successfully meet the healthcare community’s increasing need for well-educated and trained health professionals today.

CCI is nationally accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE), an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

In addition, CCI is institutionally accredited to offer non-degree programs.
Allied Health / Medical Career Training Programs:

- Dental Assisting (9 months)
- Limited X-Ray Technician (10/11 months)
- Medical Assisting (9 months)
- Vocational Nursing (14 months)
San Diego Medical College
Courses / Programs
San Diego Medical College provides allied health training programs in the Eastlake area of Chula Vista CA, just 10 minutes south of Downtown San Diego. We also have a campus in Miramar, 20 minutes north of Downtown San Diego.

We provide an exclusive 22-day Nurse Assistant Training Program with daytime, evening a study options are available.

Our Nurse Assistant Training Program prepares students to work in different medical settings and prepare them as well to take the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (also known as the State Board Examination for Nurse Assistant).

We also offer CNA & HHA continuing Education units, CPR/BLS Courses, Home Health Aid and NCLEX RN/LVN Review Program.
Allied Health Training Programs:

​- NCLEX Review Program
- Nursing Assistant Program
- HHA
- CNA & HHA ceu's
​- CNA Review
- BLS Health Care Providers Course
​- American Heart Association CPR
- CPR & AED & First Aid
- Pediatric CPR & First Aid
- ACLS Advanced Life Support
- PALS
- Food Handlers Certificate
- Food Safety Manager