Vista College

Arkansas · New Mexico · Texas · Online*

Vista College Expand your potential with accelerated career training that's designed to prepare you for some of today's most exciting opportunities.

For over a quarter of a century, Vista College has offered motivated students like you a fast, convenient way to gain a post-secondary education. This school strives to fit your training to what you truly need. That's why its focused programs are structured to allow you to graduate sooner. For instance, you might be able to receive credit for military experience or transfer up to 75 percent of the credits you need for your program from another accredited institution.

At Vista College, the student-friendly support begins before you even enroll. One of the school's admissions representatives will work one-on-one with you to find the program that can best help you achieve your career goals. Once you begin your studies, you can benefit from hands-on training with knowledgeable instructors who have abundant experience in their respective industries. It's all designed to help you acquire the specialized expertise you need to compete in today's marketplace.

And don't think the support ends when you complete your program. Vista College graduates have access to job-search assistance. Whenever you want to seek out a new role, you can take advantage of helpful coaching from the school's career services teams.

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Vista College Programs


Elevate your professional potential by learning how to manage business operations. At Vista College, you'll have the opportunity to build a solid understanding of the fundamental principles of management, marketing, finance, human resources, and much more. This type of training can help you develop essential skills for leadership roles in virtually any industry.

  • Business Administration
  • Business Administration and Leadership**
  • Logistics and Operations Management**
  • Project Management**

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Prepare to play a vital role in the organization or delivery of high-quality medical services. These programs focus on helping you obtain the clinical and administrative skills you need to make a positive difference in the healthcare field. Many programs even include externships that enable you to get real-world experience before you graduate.

  • Dental Assistant
  • Healthcare Administration**
  • Medical Administrative Assistant**
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
  • Medical Lab Technician

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Are you interested in helping to uphold the laws of the land? Through these programs, you can explore the underpinnings of criminal behavior, receive training in conducting investigations, or begin learning how to perform legal research and prepare briefs. It's the type of education that can help you acquire the expertise and qualifications you need in order to make your community a more secure place.

  • Criminal Justice
  • Paralegal

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Get practical training on the latest trends in technology. You'll have the chance to gain key skills related to tasks like maintaining networks and servers, developing databases, and creating software applications. That can lead to rewarding career opportunities in areas like network administration, information security, or technical support.

  • Information Technology

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Channel your enthusiasm for beauty into training as a professional stylist. This short, focused program includes instruction not only in cutting, curling, and coloring hair, but also in selling retail products and handling the business aspects of a salon. What's more, you'll get to practice your new skills on real clients in an on-campus salon.

  • Cosmetology

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Begin acquiring the technical knowledge and practical abilities that can lead to success in a skilled trade. You can receive training in managing projects and crews or installing, maintaining, and repairing vital equipment. This kind of education can prepare you for opportunities in areas like construction, electrical work, industrial maintenance, logistics management, or the HVAC field.

  • Construction Management
  • Construction Technology
  • Cosmetology
  • Electrical Technician
  • HVAC
  • Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
  • Trades Management - HVAC

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Flexible Learning Options

At Vista College, the programs are designed to fit into your schedule. In addition to traditional day classes, night courses are offered to those who may be working or taking care of other responsibilities during the day.

With these kinds of options available, you can fast-track your education and earn a certificate or diploma in as little as 10 months and an associate degree in less than 18 months. And since new classes begin every five weeks, you won't have to wait long to start working toward your new career. You can even pursue a bachelor's degree through one of the school's convenient online programs.

Convenient Learning in the Southwest

With several locations throughout Arizona, Texas, and New Mexico—as well as a selection of online options—Vista College is easily accessible. On-campus and online learners alike receive training from instructors who have real-world experience and are dedicated to helping you get ahead in your quest for quality education and a good career.

Vista College Locations


Fort Smith, Arkansas
1200 S Waldron Rd Ste 122
Fort Smith AR 72903

New Mexico

Las Cruces, New Mexico
850 N Telshor Blvd Ste F-G
Las Cruces NM 88011


Beaumont, Texas
3871 Stagg Dr Ste 194
Beaumont TX 77701

College Station, Texas
2704 Texas Ave S
College Station TX 77840

El Paso, Texas
6101 Montana Ave
El Paso TX 79925

Killeen, Texas
1001 S Fort Hood St
Killeen TX 76541

Longview, Texas
1905 W Loop 281 Ste 21
Longview TX 75604

Lubbock, Texas
4620 50th St
Lubbock TX 79414


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The Time to Get Started is Now

Whether your goal is training for a new career or enhancing your ability to advance in your current profession, Vista College offers exciting educational opportunities that can help you move closer to the future you envision. Learn about even more of the possible advantages by letting Vista College know that you want to receive additional information right away!

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Vista College Accreditation

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* Available to residents of Arkansas and Texas only.

** Program only available at the Online campus.