Brightwood College

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Brightwood CollegeStart transforming your aspirations into the brighter future you want.

At Brightwood College, your vision of career success can begin taking shape. In fact, this school's main focus is helping students attain hands-on skills that can be used to enter fulfilling vocational sectors more confidently. As a result, you may have the chance to satisfy your educational and professional ambitions in less time than you expect.

That's what the college's staff and faculty strive to help make happen. They want your goals to be realized. And they aim to be by your side, assisting you along that journey and celebrating your accomplishments each step of the way. After all, growing your opportunities is easier when you have dedicated people to help support you.

So find out what career-driven training at Brightwood College might look like for you. Request further details right away!

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Convenient & Accelerated Career Programs*

Imagine attending a school that understands your need for flexible schedules. Is it something you can picture—being able to balance all of your commitments? Like a lot of other students, you might have a job that you need to keep or a family to take care of while getting your education. Maybe you have both. That's why Brightwood College offers more than just daytime classes. The college also gives students the option of going to class in the evening.

Plus, the school's programs have been designed to help empower your professional development in a shorter time than you might find with other options. And whether you choose a diploma or associate's degree program, each one places the focus on building marketable skills for an interesting vocation. Some programs even feature the opportunity to gain real experience in the field you're studying through a hands-on externship.

Allied Health and Nursing

Follow your drive to help other people improve their well-being. By training for one of America's most important career sectors, you can attain the ability to make positive impacts in the lives of people in your community as well as in your own life. And the opportunities could be widespread—in medical offices, dental clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, pharmacies, and other health care settings. So which path will you choose?

Allied Health and Nursing Programs:

  • Clinical Massage Therapy
  • Dental Assistant
  • Health Information Technology
  • Healthcare Assistant
  • Holistic Health Practitioner
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Assistant X-Ray Technician
  • Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Medical Office Specialist
  • Medical Practice Management
  • Nursing
  • Patient Care Technician
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy/EKG Technician
  • Practical Nursing
  • Respiratory Care
  • Therapy Health Technician
  • Vocational Nursing
  • X-Ray Technician/Back Office Medical Assistant

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Prepare to stand out in the modern business workforce by learning to think critically, communicate effectively, and use the latest office technology. Brightwood College can help you establish an understanding of the fundamental business principles that are needed to excel in the business world. By covering topics like accounting fundamentals, computer essentials, workplace communication, and small business management, you could start building the knowledge needed to become a valuable and productive team member. You may be able to pursue entry-level positions such as administrative assistant, customer service manager, office coordinator, or office manager.

Business Programs:

  • Applied Business Fundamentals
  • Business Administration

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Activate more of your potential. The skilled trades are essential for maintaining many of the things we all use every day. That's why it can be a real advantage to earn qualifications in areas like electrical work or heating and cooling technology. The training can help you develop employable abilities related to installing, testing, repairing, and looking after the power or climate-control systems used in our homes, schools, offices, and other buildings.

Trades Programs:

  • Computer Numerical Control Machinist
  • Electrical Technician
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration

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Photography Technology

Give your creative aspirations the boost they deserve. Professional photographers around the world are contributing their technical skills and artistic talents to all kinds of fun projects. These programs provide the opportunity to begin mastering the abilities that make those experiences possible. And you can even choose the area of focus that best aligns with your own interests.

Photography Technology Programs:

  • Commercial Photography
  • General Applied Photography

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Computer & Technology

Take advantage of your strong interest in technology. The world needs people who are enthusiastic about the information systems of today and tomorrow. It needs people with the skills to help protect data and keep essential hardware and software running at optimal levels. After all, computer and network systems are relied upon by nearly every business and organization. These information technology (IT) programs offer the chance to learn vital abilities that many employers will likely need well into the future.

Computer & Technology Programs:

  • Computer Networking Technology
  • Computer Support Technician

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Get closer to starting a career that really means something. Brightwood College offers comprehensive training that can help you reach your goal of working in an exciting field that has a positive impact in your community. What you learn may help you pursue opportunities in areas such as law enforcement, criminal investigations, security services, or even forensic science.

Legal & Criminal Justice Program:

  • Criminal Justice
  • General Practice Paralegal
  • Paralegal Studies

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Support from Day One to Graduation and Beyond

Nothing is more important than your success. That's the way Brightwood College sees your education. It's why the school offers an extensive variety of support services for both current students and graduates. The college's staff are committed to helping every student succeed in school and within their chosen fields. As a student at Brightwood College, you could have access to services such as:

  • One-on-one advising
  • Tutoring
  • Help finding employment or social services
  • Career-focused workshops
  • Assistance with crafting effective resumes and preparing for job interviews

Brightwood College Locations


1914 Wible Rd
Bakersfield CA 93304

Chula Vista
555 Broadway Ste 144
Chula Vista CA 91910

Fresno (Clovis)
44 Shaw Ave
Clovis CA 93612

Modesto (Salida)
5172 Kiernan Ct
Salida CA 95368

North County (Vista)
2022 University Dr
Vista CA 92083

Palm Springs
2475 E Tahquitz Canyon Way
Palm Springs CA 92262

4040 Vine St
Riverside CA 92507

4330 Watt Ave Ste 400
Sacramento CA 95821

San Diego
9055 Balboa Ave
San Diego CA 92123


7833 Indianapolis Blvd
Hammond IN 46324

Southeast Indianapolis
4200 S East St
Indianapolis IN 46227


1520 S Caton Ave
Baltimore MD 21227

4600 Powder Mill Rd
Beltsville MD 20705

803 Glen Eagles Ct
Towson MD 21286


Las Vegas
3535 W Sahara Ave
Las Vegas NV 89102

North Carolina

6070 E Independence Blvd
Charlotte NC 28212


2800 East River Rd
Dayton OH 45439


750 Envious Ln
Nashville TN 37217


2241 S Watson Rd Bldg 200
Arlington TX 76010

6115 Eastex Fwy
Beaumont TX 77706

1900 N Expressway Ste O
Brownsville TX 78521

Corpus Christi
1620 S Padre Island Dr Ste 600
Corpus Christi TX 78416

12005 Ford Rd
Dallas TX 75234

El Paso
8360 Burnham Rd Ste 100
El Paso TX 79907

Fort Worth
2001 Beach St Ste 201
Fort Worth TX 76103

3208 E Fm 528 Rd
Friendswood TX 77546

Houston North
711 E Airtex Dr
Houston TX 77073

1500 S Jackson Rd
McAllen TX 78503

San Antonio (Ingram)
6441 NW Loop 410
San Antonio TX 78238

San Antonio (San Pedro)
7142 San Pedro Ave Ste 100
San Antonio TX 78216

Ready to Brighten Your Future?

Discover the potential rewards of choosing Brightwood College for your career training. Ask the school for additional information today!

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Brightwood College Accreditation

Brightwood College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

The medical assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

The Dental assistant program is not programmatically accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation.

Brightwood College Disclaimers

* Program availability varies by campus.

No credits will be earned if the student withdraws from the program.

For more information on our programs and their outcomes please, click here. Brightwood College does not guarantee employment or career advancement.

Criminal Justice: Additional academy training or education may be required for law enforcement positions. Applicants to the Criminal Justice Program in Texas will require additional TCOLE or other government agency approved training upon graduation to seek certain positions.

Nursing: Brightwood College cannot guarantee a student's eligibility either to take any exam or become certified, registered or licensed. Individual state licensing/certification requirements may vary and are subject to change.

Paralegal: Paralegals are not lawyers and cannot practice law or give legal advice to consumers.