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The University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston:
The University of Texas School of Nursing in Houston is ranked in the top five percent of nursing schools in the USA. The campus is located in the Texas Medical Center where students enjoy the resources of a distinguished health science center combined with the expertise of the world's largest medical center. The School of Nursing offers degree programs resulting in a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Science in Nursing, Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing, or Doctor of Nursing Practice degree. The school also provides a wide variety of settings in which students and faculty can study, conduct research, and participate in clinical practice.

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We offer the following undergraduate & graduate academic programs:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN):

The University of Texas School of Nursing at Houston has several exciting opportunities that lead to the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. Graduates of our programs are prepared to take the licensure examination (NCLEX) for registered nurses. Our graduates have a high degree of success in passing this exam and are highly sought after by employers.

Traditional BSN (4 semesters):
This is a full-time four (4) semester program which consists of clinical, skills lab, and nursing theory courses. Students will apply the theoretical nursing concepts to patient care in the clinical settings. The prerequisite coursework can be completed at any accredited institution. As applicants near the completion of 40 hours of prerequisites, they can begin applying to our program.

Accelerated Second Degree BSN (Bacc2) (3 semesters):
Applicants holding a bachelor's degree in another field who are interested in changing career paths may consider the Bacc2, an intensive program of study with all of the nursing theory courses offered online. A weekly seminar and clinical skills practice are held on campus. Hospital clinical is held in or near the Texas Medical Center. Students will take 20 hours each of the three semesters.

RN-BSN (3 semesters):
The University of Texas at Houston School of Nursing has a continuing commitment to assist returning registered nurses in attaining the baccalaureate degree. All RN students will have the opportunity to receive advanced placement credit of 29 hours upon completion of specific courses.

Master of Science in Nursing:
The program of study leading to the MSN degree combines online courses with face-to-face courses and clinical experiences offering flexibility to students. The curriculum depends on the clinical concentration the student selects. Students have the following clinical concentrations from which to choose from:

- Acute Care Nursing
- Adult Health
- Family Nurse Practitioner
- Gerontological Nursing
- Nurse Anesthesia
- Nursing Leadership and Administration in Health Systems
- Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
- Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
- Women’s Health Care

Doctor of Nursing Practice:
The Doctor of Nursing Practice is a practice doctorate that prepares advanced practice nurses to be clinical scholars recognized for outstanding innovative evidence-based patient care and leadership in nursing practice and health care organizations.

The program is a post-masters program that admits nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, and nurse anesthetists. Plans are underway to admint nurse administrators in the future. Both part-time and full time options are available. Although most students are admitted once a year in the fall, applications are processed throughout the year. The program includes 46 credit hours distributed as follows: foundational courses, 18 credits; advanced clinical courses, 18 credits; and fellowship and seminar courses, 10 credits. In order to meet the needs of busy advanced practice nurses, classes are scheduled in blocks of intense instruction to minimize travel and impact on work scheduling. Students attend classes at the Houston campus for one day per class each month (4 times a semester) and also engage in on-line learning activities. Individualized clinical and fellowship experiences are planned to support the student’s goals and achieved of the national DNP competencies.

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program:
The Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program is designed to prepare researchers to develop, test, and implement innovation in health care delivery and to teach the next generation of nurses in research. Doctoral graduates of the program have various career options, including faculty positions in schools or colleges of nursing, director and investigator positions in nursing related research programs, and nurse leader roles in health care delivery.

Post-Master’s Program:
The Post-Master’s Program is available for nurses with a Master’s degree in nursing. It is designed to expand expertise in a given area. The program of study combines online courses with face-to-face courses and clinical experiences offering flexibility to students. The curriculum depends on the clinical concentration the student selects.

Students have the following clinical concentrations from which to choose from:

- Acute Care Nursing
- Adult Health
- Family Nurse Practitioner
- Gerontological Nursing
- Nursing Leadership and Administration in Health Systems
- Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
- Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
- Women’s Health Care
- Oncology Nursing

With the exception of Nursing Leadership and Administration in Health Systems, the curriculum is designed for prospective students that are advanced practice nurses. Individuals that are not advanced practice nurses should consult with the director of the clinical concentration of interest.

Many of the clinical concentrations offer students the opportunity to choose a functional role. Prospective students should review clinical concentrations of interest to determine the availability of role options. Available options may include:

•Clinical Nurse Specialist
This role prepares advanced practice nurses to function in the areas of direct clinical practice, coaching and guidance, consultation, research, leadership, and collaboration.

•Nurse Practitioner
This role prepares advanced practice nurses to care for patients across the continuum of health care. The focus is on health promotion, risk reduction, prevention, and providing interdisciplinary collaborative practice.

•Education
This role prepares nursing students for faculty positions in programs of basic professional education, staff development or consumer education. The role focuses on curriculum and instructional design, principles of teacher-learner communication, learner assessment, and evaluation.

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Paul Mitchell The School Arlington
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Our programs have been evaluated and approved by the National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences (NACCAS).
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Teacher Training Program:
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Houston Baptist Institute and Theological Seminary
Courses / Programs
Enroll in a theological seminary degree course in Houston TX that provides quality Bible-based education to preachers, teachers, and counselors of God's word.

Houston Baptist Institute and Theological Seminary offers in-class and distance learning Associate and Bachelor Degree programs in a range of theological subjects. Most programs last approximately 18-24 months.

Even if you have no prior Theological Education, or you have not yet acquired an advanced degree, we recommend our exciting programs to root you in practical application and understanding of the basic doctrines of the Bible.

The Houston Baptist Institute and Theological Seminary has been accredited through the National Accrediting Agency of Private Theological Institutions.
Theological Education Degree Programs:

- In-class & Distance Learning study options
- Average duration: 18-24 months

- Associate of Biblical Studies (A.B.S.)
- Associate of Theology (Th.A.)
- Associate of Ministry (A.Min)
- Bachelor of Theology (Th.B)
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Texas A&M University, College Station
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Texas A&M University in College Station, East Central Texas, is the oldest public university in Texas. The university offers more than 120 undergraduate degree programs and 240 master's and Ph.D. programs, as well as a doctorate in veterinary medicine. With this comprehensive selection of majors and numerous extracurricular activities to hone their skills in academics, leadership and public service, a college experience at Texas A&M results in highly sought-after graduates and solid world citizens.

This research-intensive flagship university with 10 colleges was recently ranked first in the nation by Smart Money magazine for "pay-back ratio" (what graduates earn compared to the cost of their education). The 2011 U.S. News and World Report ranked Texas A&M second nationally in their "Great Schools, Great Prices" category among public universities and 22nd overall. Many of our degree programs are ranked among the top 10 in the country.

Texas A&M University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award bachelor, masters, doctoral and professional level degrees.
Texas A&M offers a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs within the following colleges:

- Agriculture and Life Sciences
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Aviva Spray Tanning Academy
Courses / Programs
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In-Class Spray Tanning Certification Programs in Houston & Dallas:

• Sunless 101 Spray Tan Certification Program:
1-day comprehensive course for basic beginners up to intermediate level.


Online Spray Tan Training:

• Sunless 101 Online Course:

3 hour course for beginner to intermediate level spray tanning professionals. This is a web-based course to study at your own pace
Southwest Schools
Courses / Programs
Southwest School of Business & Technical Careers is an accredited private institution that provides a wide range of career programs in the allied health, business, accounting and cosmetology fields. Southwest Schools consists of ten schools in seven cities throughout Central and South Texas such as Austin, Del Rio, Eagle Pass, and more.

Southwest Schools can help you gain the expertise required for a career as a clinical / medical assistant, medical office specialist, computerized accounting specialists and more. We select our programs to equip our students with the skills they need to meet the nation’s employment needs.

The mission of Southwest School is to respond in a climate of intellectual freedom with quality training programs, and to the educational needs of our multicultural community. Southwest School is committed to excellence in teaching as it seeks to guide students toward achievement of their maximum potential.

We are accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE) and approved and regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges, in Austin, Texas and the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
Career Training Programs:

- Clinical / Medical Assistant
- Medical Office Specialist
- Pharmacy Technician
- General Office Skills / Business Office Technology
- Comuterized Accounting Specialist
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- Cosmetology Operator (Hair Stylist)
- Cosmetology Instructor
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Cosmetology Career Center, Carrollton
Courses / Programs
Cosmetology Career Center is an accredited Paul Mitchell Partner School located in the Dallas suburb of Carrollton, TX. We are a beauty therapy training school that offers certificate courses in Cosmetology, Esthetics and Instructor Training. Our programs are designed to help students pass the state licensing exam.

Established almost 30 years ago, the Paul Mitchell network is nearly 100,000 salons strong and in 81 countries worldwide. Every professional hairdresser knows the Paul Mitchell name, and prospective employers recognize Paul Mitchell Schools’ commitment to quality and our reputation for innovation and excellence.

Every Paul Mitchell School is designed to teach you the skills you’ll need, inspire you to explore your passion and creativity and help you learn the business that will make your career in the beauty industry fun and rewarding. Our staff is committed to helping you find the right home, wherever your dreams may take you.

The Cosmetology Career Center is accredited by The National Accrediting Commission of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences and is also licensed by TDLR.
Basic Cosmetology Certificate Program:
- Hair design / cutting / coloring
- Multicultural techniques
- Makeup
- Fashion trends
- The Art of Hairdressing

Esthetics / Skin Therapist Program:
- Skin treatments
- Speed waxing
- Customized treatment protocols
- Skin analysis
- Prescriptive retailing

Teacher Training Program:
- Become a teacher in the beauty industry
- Learn how to teach theory
- Grading theory tests and worksheets
- Preparing students for state board examination