Arizona College

Locations in Glendale & Mesa, Arizona

Arizona CollegeThe allied health field contains a wide range of fulfilling career choices, but in order to pursue one of these rewarding positions, you need a solid post-secondary education.

That is exactly what you will find at Arizona College—an accredited career school that specializes in preparing students to enter a variety of exciting areas within the health industry.

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Real-World Education

At Arizona College, you will not only gain a strong foundation of theoretical knowledge, you will also have plenty of opportunities to hone the hands-on skills valued by employers. Plus, you can have the chance to experience your preferred position first-hand, as every program includes a clinical externship as part of the curriculum.

Other benefits offered by Arizona College include:

  • Short-term programs: graduate and enter the workforce quickly
  • Small class sizes: receive a maximum of personalized attention
  • Flexible schedules: choose either day or evening courses to fit your lifestyle
  • Financial aid: personalized financial planning to determine eligibility

Added Value

Arizona College is also committed to preparing all students for certification within their fields of choice. Each program provides you with the necessary skills and knowledge to write national or state certification exams. While licensure isn't required to pursue most entry-level positions, employers tend to prefer those who hold national credentials. Depending on your program of choice, upon graduation you will be prepared to pursue certification and/or licensure from the following organizations:

  • American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)
  • American Medical Technologists (AMT)

As a graduate you are also entitled to job placement services, which can provide you with training and support related to everything from interviewing techniques to resume writing.

Next Step

If you are ready to gain the quality education health employers are seeking, take the next step by checking out the available programs at Arizona College and requesting more information today!

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Arizona College Programs

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Dental Assistant

Do your career goals involve becoming a valued member of a dental team? If they do, the Dental Assistant Diploma program from Arizona College could be the ideal choice for your post-secondary education.

Arizona College can provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to take on:

  • Dental x-ray development
  • Four-handed dentistry
  • Construction and preparation of crowns and bridges

You can also learn to perform a wide range of administrative tasks, including insurance processing, billing, and patient relations. As well, you can experience the role of a Dental Assistant first-hand through an eight-week clinical externship.

Dental Assistant is offered in:

  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Mesa, Arizona

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Health Information (Billing & Coding)

You are skilled at managing information, enjoy using computer technology, and are drawn to the fulfilling health industry. If that sounds familiar, the Health Information (Billing & Coding) program options from Arizona College could be the perfect match for your post-secondary education.

Arizona College offers two options for health information training:

You can complete the Health Information Specialist Diploma program in 30 weeks, learning about the collection, processing, and storing of health information. You can also learn to perform medical coding, computerized billing, data analysis, and much more.

The Health Information Technology Associate's Degree option is about 60 weeks in length, and focuses on preparing you for a supervisory role within health care administration. You can gain advanced training in billing and insurance, administration, information technology, public speaking, and more.

No matter which option you choose, you will have the opportunity to gain real-life insight into the realities of this career field during a five-week clinical externship.

Health Information (Billing & Coding) is offered in:

  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Mesa, Arizona

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Massage Therapy

Spas. Salons. Cruise ships. Resorts. Your own business. These are just some of the environments you can call "the office" after earning a Massage Therapy Diploma from Arizona College.

The Massage Therapy program was designed to provide you with a strong theoretical background, and plenty of hands-on experience. You can enjoy learning through:

  • Lectures and demonstrations
  • Hands-on laboratory training

After completing the 30-week curriculum, you will have a strong knowledge of anatomy and physiology, as well as business-related skills such as marketing, client communications, and office procedures. In addition, you will have logged plenty of hours practicing a variety of massage techniques and modalities.

Massage Therapy is offered in:

  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Mesa, Arizona

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Medical Assistant

Have you always wanted a career in the fulfilling health industry that allows you to perform everything from direct patient care to administrative tasks? If you have, one of the Medical Assistant program options from Arizona College can help make it happen.

Arizona College offers two options for Medical Assistant training:

You can complete the Diploma program in 30 weeks, and learn how to assist medical professionals with the examination and treatment of patients. You can also learn the skills and to perform electrocardiograms and basic laboratory tests, give injections, apply bandages, educate patients on medications, and more. On the administrative side, you will learn to record medical histories, process insurance forms, maintain billing and collections, and handle correspondence.

The Associate's Degree program is 60 weeks in length and focuses on preparing you for supervisory roles within the health-care community. You can gain in-depth skills and knowledge related to administration, insurance and billing, information technology, personnel, and much more.

No matter which option you choose, you can count on gaining real-life experience through a five-week clinical externship within an actual health-care setting.

Medical Assistant is offered in:

  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Mesa, Arizona

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Pharmacy Technician

Most people require some form of medication at some point in their lives. Then, when they do, they rely on pharmacies to provide clear instructions and information about those medications.

If you can picture yourself working within a pharmacy or hospital setting, helping to provide patients with vital medications, the Pharmacy Technician Diploma program from Arizona College is an ideal choice for your post-secondary education.

Arizona College has created a well-rounded curriculum that allows you to gain both theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills. You can gain a solid foundation that prepares you to perform everything from IV therapy (including chemotherapy) to filling prescriptions.

You can also benefit from plenty of hands-on components, including training on Laminar Flow Hood bacteria-retentive filters. In addition, you will have the opportunity to gain first-hand knowledge of life as a Pharmacy Technician thanks to a four-week clinical externship.

Pharmacy Technician is offered in:

  • Glendale, Arizona
  • Mesa, Arizona

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Phlebotomy Technician

You have always had an interest in diagnostic medicine, and you enjoy working with a variety of technologies. This makes the Phlebotomy Technician Diploma program from Arizona College a strong choice for your post-secondary education. You can learn to draw and collect blood samples and prepare them for laboratory analysis. Plus, you can gain the necessary administrative skills to verify records, conduct interviews, and screen blood donors within blood banks.

Phlebotomy Technician is offered in:

  • Glendale, Arizona

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Arizona College Locations

Glendale, Arizona
4425 W Olive Ave Ste 300
Glendale AZ 85302

Mesa, Arizona
163 N Dobson Rd
Mesa AZ 85201

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Accreditation

Arizona College is a nationally accredited post-secondary educational institution providing training in a variety of health-care professions. Arizona College is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools.


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