健康科学

Austin Metro’s #1 Trainer of Healthcare Professionals

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重要的日子
Jan 2 – 学费 deadlines begin
1月16日- 16周 & 第一个8周的课程开始
Mar 18 – 2nd 8wk classes start

Start your career in healthcare.

Whether you’re looking for ACC’s nursing programs, 口腔卫生, 放血, or other degrees or certificates, Austin 社区 College provides the training you need to enter the health sciences field.

We offer state-of-the-art training facilities, experienced faculty who practice and teach, and a hiring pipeline to local employers.

  • Leading NCLEX (state nursing exam) pass rate
  • 12个月后转为BSN
  • RN and LVN career re-entry options
  • Simulation-based learning
  • 100% license pass rate for many programs
  • 100% job placement for many programs
  • Hands-on clinical training

Get started with the General Studies in Pre-健康科学 program.

Students start with the General Studies in Pre-健康科学 Program track. This provides the prerequisite credits for any 健康科学 major at ACC or transfer to a four-year university. 

Your advisor will help you register for the right courses for your desired major and determine if any previous coursework meets these prerequisites. 

注意: Admission to ACC does not guarantee admission as a health science major, as these programs have additional requirements.

选择你的课程.

Choose your plan and course of study from ACC’s 健康科学 Area of Study credit programs and continuing education options. 

度调查, 认证, and continuing education programs that will move you toward your career goals. 

You will find: program details, prerequisites, award plans, and program maps.

Preparing for the NCLEX starts in the classroom and in nursing training labs.

什么是NCLEX?

Before graduate nurses can practice, they must pass the NCLEX licensure exam. 什么是NCLEX? This exam tests nurses on their nursing practice acumen. It is thorough, intensive, and difficult. Whether students choose the RN or LVN career path, they first have to tackle the NCLEX.

Here’s what you need to know.

ACC’s 紧急 Medical Service Professionals (EMSP) and Nursing programs run a scenario to provide multi-departmental real-world training to their students on Tuesday, 4月4日, 2023, 在高地校区. Students from the EMSP program arrive on the scene and treat a patient before transporting them to a mock emergency department in the ACC Health Simulation Center, where nursing students treat the patient.

What Healthcare Career Is Right for Me?

Demand for healthcare professionals continues to grow. 的 impact of the 新型冠状病毒肺炎 pandemic, along with an aging population, the growth of healthcare IT, and a healthcare provider shortage, have all made the healthcare sector one of the largest sources of new jobs, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Before deciding on a specific job, 虽然, it’s important to ask: what healthcare career is right for me?

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Nursing students in lab at ACC

什么是RN?

Registered nurses (RNs) are often called the backbone of the healthcare industry. 的y are responsible for almost all aspects of patient care, from giving medication and performing diagnostic tests to educating patients and their families on their illnesses and treatments.

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适用于ACC.

Our application process is straightforward, but we have advisors to help. Once you’ve decided on a program, choose General Studies in Pre-健康科学 作为你的专业. An advisor will help you choose the program map that is best suited to your degree goal.

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Inside this Area of Study

Students enrolled in 健康科学 programs at ACC have access to advanced learning simulation centers at ACC 高地. 的 ACC Regional Simulation Center provides immersive learning experiences using state-of-the-art technology and the best practices in simulation-based education. It features a simulation operating room, labor and delivery suite, and emergency room.

ACC Area of Study: 健康科学
Nursing student Francia C. RN-to-BSN 12 months to BSN. Earn your Bachelor's in Nursing from ACC.
RN to BSN Bachelors Degree