COLLEGE TO CAREERS FOCUS AREA:

Healthcare

Qualified health sciences professionals work to prevent, diagnose, and treat illnesses and injuries, as well as handle patient bills or manage a team of healthcare providers. If you value helping others, consider a career in the fast-growing Healthcare industry.

Enroll in a Healthcare program at City Colleges and you will:

  • Learn in the state-of-the-art School of Health Sciences, which features a virtual hospital that mimics real-world healthcare facilities.
  • Interview for clinical rotations, internships, or full-time jobs with prestigious hospitals and local healthcare organizations.
  • Connect with hundreds of employers looking to hire through Career Network, our online job board.
  • Prepare to transfer to a four-year university, saving up to $40,000 on the cost of a bachelor’s degree.





Attend Open House

April 4, 2017

Learn more about Healthcare and general education courses, financial aid and scholarships, job placement and transfer programs, student resources, and tour our campus. Visit any one of our seven college locations.

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Open House - April 4, 2017

Industry & Academic Partners

City Colleges has partnered with industry leaders to design curriculum and work-based learning experiences, and offer internships to ensure we teach you the skills employers need. We've also developed transfer and articulation agreements with several four-year colleges & universities to ensure the credits you earn transfer as you continue your educational journey.

Industry Partners:

  • Advocate Health Care
  • CVS Caremark
  • Jackson Park Hospital
  • Loretto Hospital
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
  • Massage Envy

  • Northwestern Medicine
  • Oak Street Health
  • Presence Health
  • Resurrection University
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System

Academic Partners:

  • Governors State University
  • DePaul University
  • National Louis University

Learn more about the partnerships City Colleges has developed to provide you with a smooth transition from City Colleges graduation to the college or university of your choice.


Degree & Certificate Programs

Our certificates and degrees work together to build your qualifications and career.


Healthcare Pathways:

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Community Heathcare Worker
Dentistry
  • PATHWAY

    • Dental Hygiene
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Dental Hygiene
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Dental Hygiene
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Emergency Medical Services
Eldercare
Exercise Science & Sports Studies
  • PATHWAY

    • Personal Fitness Trainer
    • Advanced Massage Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant
    • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Personal Fitness Trainer
    • Massage Therapy
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant
    • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Fire Science
  • PATHWAY

    • Fire Science Management
    • Fire Service Operations
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Fire Science Management
    • Fire Service Operations
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Fire Science Management
    • Fire Service Operations
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Health Information Management
Health Professions
  • PATHWAY

    • Patient Care Technician
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Patient Care Technician
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

    • Patient Care Technician
Pharmacy
  • PATHWAY

    • Pharmacy Technology
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Pharmacy Technology
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

    • Pharmacy Technology
Medical Assistant
  • PATHWAY

    • Medical Assistant (Basic)
    • Medical Assisting
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Medical Assistant (Basic)
    • Medical Assisting
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

    • Medical Assistant (Basic)
    • Medical Assisting
Mortuary Science
  • PATHWAY

    • Mortuary Science
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Mortuary Science
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Mortuary Science
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Nursing
  • PATHWAY

    • Nursing (RN)
    • Practical Nursing (LPN)
    • Basic Nursing Assistant
    • RN Completion
  • Basic CERTIFICATE

  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Pharmacy
  • PATHWAY

    • Pharmacy Technology
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Pharmacy Technology
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

    • Pharmacy Technology
Phlebotomy
  • PATHWAY

    • Phlebotomy
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Phlebotomy
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

    • Phlebotomy
Radiography
  • PATHWAY

    • Radiography
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Radiography
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Radiography
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Respiratory Care
  • PATHWAY

    • Respiratory Care
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

    • Respiratory Care
  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Respiratory Care
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE

Surgical Technology
  • PATHWAY

    • Surgical Technology
    • Sterile Processing Clinical
  • BASIC CERTIFICATE

  • ADVANCED CERTIFICATE

    • Surgical Technology
    • Sterile Processing Clinical
  • ASSOCIATE DEGREE




Ready to Start?

City Colleges of Chicago is an open enrollment institution
and students are accepted year-round.

The first step in enrollment is completing an online application here.

Interested in Nursing?
Application deadline is Saturday, April 15, 2017
Launch your career as a licensed practical nurse or as a registered nurse.
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