ECPI's Medical Careers Institute

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ECPI's Medical Careers InstituteDo you want to obtain a post-secondary education from a school that possesses a strong history of preparing students to meet the needs of industry employers? If so, ECPI's Medical Careers Institute (ECPI University's College of Health Science) could be an excellent choice for you.

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About ECPI's Medical Careers Institute

ECPI's Medical Careers Institute can provide you with a hands-on education related to the healthcare industry. You can choose from a wide range of degree and diploma programs that could include day, evening, and online scheduling options. Plus, each program is designed to help you develop career-specific skills quickly and efficiently.

ECPI's Medical Careers Institute can also allow you to learn from an experienced and knowledgeable faculty within small class settings. Additionally, you can have the opportunity to receive lab training using equipment commonly found in the field. Many programs can also include externships and clinical experiences, where you can put your new skills into practice.

In addition to helping you gain the education required to pursue your healthcare career goals, ECPI's Medical Careers Institute is committed to supporting you along the way. As a student, you could benefit from:

  • Financial Aid (available to those who qualify)—You can receive assistance in exploring various options for financing your education, such as loans, grants, work-study programs, scholarships, veterans benefits, or military tuition assistance (including NEX Step).
  • Advising Services—Career and individual advisors can provide guidance in everything from program selection and career planning to housing and transportation.
  • Learning Resources—An online library and on-campus resource centers can provide access to a number of books, periodicals, audio-visual aids, and more.
  • Graduate Employment Services—ECPI's Medical Careers Institute can work with you to line up interviews and assist with your job search.

Are you ready to find out how ECPI's Medical Careers Institute can help you prepare for a career within the exciting and in-demand healthcare industry*? If so, begin by exploring the selection of career fields listed below and requesting more information today!

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ECPI's Medical Careers Institute Career Fields

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Dental Assisting

The Dental Assisting Associate Degree program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute can prepare you for a future in the rewarding field of dental health. This program can provide you with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge required to handle a variety of administrative, clinical, and radiographic tasks within a dental care setting. You could also have the opportunity to receive training related to everything from reception and billing to patient preparation and surgical assisting. Plus, you can complete a hands-on externship, allowing you to gain valuable real-world experience. Find out how you can get started by requesting more information today!

Dental Assisting is offered in:

  • Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia
  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Richmond West (Emerywood), Virginia
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Diagnostic Medical Sonography

Do you want to prepare for a meaningful career within a fascinating area of the healthcare industry? If so, consider enrolling in the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Associate Degree program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute. You can have the opportunity to develop a strong theoretical background, as well as skills related to producing, analyzing, and recording diagnostic images.

Find out how you can graduate ready to take the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) examinations in Ultrasound Physics and Instrumentation (SPI), Abdomen (AB), and Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN). Begin by requesting more information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute today!

Diagnostic Medical Sonography is offered in:

  • Richmond West (Emerywood), Virginia

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Emergency Medical Services

Get on a path that often leads to saving people's lives. This associate-degree program offers the opportunity to learn what it takes to provide advanced life support during medical emergencies. In as few as 16 months, you can become eligible to take the paramedic certification exam from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.

You'll have the chance to explore a wide range of topics in the classroom, including subjects like patient assessment, pharmacology, trauma, airway management, and special patient populations. And you'll be given plenty of opportunities to practice your skills through lab instruction as well as through an extensive internship in a real medical facility and Emergency Medical Services (EMS) agency.

Emergency Medical Services is offered in:

  • Newport News, Virginia

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Health Information Management

By enrolling in the Health Information Management Associate Degree program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute, you could have the opportunity to prepare for a career in the important field of medical data management. This program can provide you with training related to everything from regulatory processes and revenue cycles to information policies and clinical workflow. You can also learn to work with electronic health records. In addition, you could graduate prepared to take national certification examinations.

Request more information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute today to find out how you can get started!

Health Information Management is offered in:

  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Richmond South (Moorefield), Virginia
  • Richmond West (Emerywood), Virginia
  • Roanoke, Virginia

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Healthcare Administration

Are you interested in pursuing a career that involves the business side of the healthcare industry? If so, ECPI's Medical Careers Institute can offer the Healthcare Administration Bachelor Degree program.

You can have the opportunity to explore a wide range of important subjects related to managing medical offices, hospital departments, and more. This can include accounting, community health, long-term care administration, global health, managed care, and healthcare delivery systems. Plus, you can receive a background in liberal arts and sciences to round out your education.

Find out how you can graduate ready to join the important health administration profession by requesting more information today!

Healthcare Administration is offered in:

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Greenville, South Carolina
  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Richmond West (Emerywood), Virginia
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Massage Therapy

By choosing ECPI's Medical Careers Institute's Massage Therapy Associate Degree program for your post-secondary education, you could be on track for a rewarding and interactive career in therapeutic massage.

The curriculum combines theoretical and hands-on training to provide you with a solid understanding of massage therapy, including the medical and rehabilitative benefits of massage. You can also have the opportunity to take part in a valuable externship component. Plus, you could graduate prepared to apply to the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) in order to take the national certification examination.

Find out how you can get started by requesting more information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute!

Massage Therapy is offered in:

  • Newport News, Virginia

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Medical Assisting

With help from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute's Medical Assisting Associate Degree program, you can prepare to pursue your goal of a career within the rewarding and interactive healthcare industry.

This program can allow you to develop skills related to both clinical and administrative duties, which can range from scheduling appointments and receiving payments to taking vital signs and performing EKGs. Plus, you could have the opportunity to complete an externship, allowing you to gain valuable experience within a real-world setting.

Request more information today to find out how you can graduate ready to pursue entry-level medical assisting positions!

Medical Assisting is offered in:

  • Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Greenville, South Carolina
  • Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia
  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Richmond West (Emerywood), Virginia
  • Richmond South (Moorefield), Virginia
  • Roanoke, Virginia
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Medical Radiography

If you're fascinated with technology, and want to prepare to perform meaningful work within the healthcare field, the Medical Radiology Associate Degree program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute could be your calling.

This program can allow you to develop the necessary skills and knowledge to handle duties related to a wide range of radiographic procedures, including image production and evaluation, patient positioning, and more. You could also learn about radiation biology and safety practices, as well as ethics and legal considerations. Plus, you could graduate ready to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) national examination in radiography, as well as state licensure examinations (where available).

Request more information today to find out how you can get started!

Medical Radiography is offered in:

  • Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia

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Nursing (RN)

If you are interested in a career that can allow you to provide important patient care within a wide range of healthcare settings, the Nursing (RN) Associate Degree program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute could be an ideal option for your post-secondary education.

This program can prepare you to deliver various types of care related to prevention, health maintenance, health promotion, and more. You can also learn to apply theoretical nursing concepts to clinical practice. Plus, you could graduate ready to take the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN) through the State Board of Nursing.

Find out how you can start working toward a fulfilling career within hospitals, home health agencies, outpatient care centers, hospices, and more. Begin by requesting information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute today!

Nursing (RN) is offered in:

  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia
  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Roanoke, Virginia
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Nursing (RN-BSN)

Are you a Registered Nurse who wants to advance your career by furthering your education? If so, consider enrolling in the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-BSN) Degree program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute.

This program is designed for working professionals, and can help you prepare to pursue opportunities related to specialty bedside practice, leadership, management, informatics, and community health.

Take a proactive step toward your goals within the nursing profession. Begin by requesting more information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute today!

Nursing (RN-BSN) is offered in:

  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Practical Nursing

By choosing the Practical Nursing Diploma program from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute for your post-secondary education, you could have the opportunity to cultivate the necessary skills and knowledge to play an important role in the delivery of patient care.

The Practical Nursing program can help you develop valuable communication and critical thinking skills. Plus, you can have the benefit of receiving your education within a combination of classroom, laboratory, and clinical environments. Take the first step toward a nursing career in a variety of healthcare settings, including acute, long-term, and ambulatory care facilities.

Begin by requesting more information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute today!

Practical Nursing is offered in:

  • Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Greenville, South Carolina
  • Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia
  • Newport News, Virginia
  • Roanoke, Virginia
  • Virginia Beach, Virginia

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Surgical Technology

Can you picture yourself playing an important role in the delivery of care within an operating room setting? If so, ECPI's Medical Careers Institute's Surgical Technology Associate Degree program could be for you.

The Surgical Technology program can teach you to handle a variety of tasks related to surgical care, including preparing surgical equipment and instruments, transporting and positioning patients for surgery, assisting Surgeons during procedures, and more. You can also obtain an understanding of anatomy, physiology, aseptic techniques, and sterile barriers. Plus, you could graduate prepared to take the Certified Surgical Technologist qualifying examination.

Request more information from ECPI's Medical Careers Institute today to find out how you can get started!

Surgical Technology is offered in:

  • Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia

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ECPI's Medical Careers Institute Locations

North Carolina

Greensboro, North Carolina
7802 Airport Center Dr
Greensboro NC 27409

Raleigh, North Carolina
4101 Doie Cope Rd
Raleigh NC 27613

South Carolina

Charleston, South Carolina
7410 Northside Dr Ste G101
Charleston SC 29420

Greenville, South Carolina
1001 Keys Dr Ste 100
Greenville SC 29615

Virginia

Manassas (Northern VA), Virginia
10021 Balls Ford Rd
Manassas VA 20109

Newport News, Virginia
1001 Omni Blvd Ste 100
Newport News VA 23606

Richmond South (Moorefield), Virginia
800 Moorefield Park Dr
Richmond VA 23236

Richmond West (Emerywood), Virginia
2809 Emerywood Pkwy
Richmond VA 23294

Roanoke, Virginia
5234 Airport Rd NW
Roanoke VA 24012

Virginia Beach, Virginia
5555 Greenwich Rd
Virginia Beach VA 23462

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Accreditation

Medical Careers Institute is the College of Health Science of ECPI University.

ECPI University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees and diploma programs.


*Data Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook - 2008-09 Edition

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