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In person HVAC certification Classes

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The HVAC certification program at Galveston College provides comprehensive training to prepare individuals for careers in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning industry. Students gain hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge on equipment installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting while working towards various certifications including EPA, NATE, and OSHA safety certifications. Upon completion of the program, graduates are ready to enter the workforce as skilled technicians with valuable qualifications and practical skills essential in the HVAC field.


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Associate Degree in Nursing

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Achieving a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN/LPN) license status is attainable. It requires a dedicated educational journey, which you can start at Galveston College. The college provides a comprehensive program that equips students with the essential skills needed. Having this license opens up a plethora of opportunities in the medical field. The healthcare industry is always in need of competent nurses, and with an LVN/LPN license, one can fill this demand. This credential proves that its holder possesses the abilities necessary to provide quality nursing care. While earning the license can be rigorous, the outcome and the opportunities that come with it make it a worthy pursuit. Remember, this is not just about getting a job; it's about embarking on a fulfilling career. This profession enables one to help others while also achieving personal growth and satisfaction. Gaining an LVN/LPN license through Galveston College is an excellent first step on this rewarding path.


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In person CPR / Basic Life Support certification Classes

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The CPR/Basic Life Support certification program at Galveston College is a comprehensive course designed to equip individuals with the skills necessary to provide immediate emergency care to individuals experiencing cardiopulmonary emergencies. Through a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on practice, participants will learn proper techniques for administering CPR, using an AED, and managing choking situations. Upon successful completion of the program, participants will receive CPR/Basic Life Support certification from the American Heart Association, which is valid for two years.


$66 total

Bachelor Degree in Nursing

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Certification as a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN/LPN) can be received by enrolling in Galveston College. It offers a comprehensive course where learners gain practical knowledge and key skills. The program is structured in an interactive manner, focusing on theory and practice, fostering students' understanding of the profession's demands. This course seeks to equip students with effective strategies for handling different situations that may arise in healthcare settings. Primarily, it purposefully provides training, offering an extensive understanding of how the healthcare system operates, and what is expected from a professional standpoint. As an added advantage, this course also uses real-world scenarios and simulations, adding relevance to the learners' grasped knowledge. The comprehensive program is capped off by an assessment that determines if the students fully understand the course content and if they are ready to step into the professional world. Becoming a LVN/LPN not only opens career options for the students but also enhances their understanding of vital healthcare strategies. As such, a certificate and the achieved skills amplify employability in various healthcare settings.


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In person Certified Nursing Assistant certification Classes

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The Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification program at Galveston College offers students a comprehensive curriculum focused on developing the necessary skills and knowledge to succeed in entry-level healthcare positions. With a combination of classroom instruction, lab practice, and clinical experiences, students gain practical hands-on experience under the supervision of experienced healthcare professionals. Upon completion of the program, graduates are prepared to take the Texas Nurse Aide Competency Exam and embark on a rewarding career as a Certified Nursing Assistant.


$899 total

Medical Administration Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree

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The Medical Administrative Assistant certification program at Galveston College offers students comprehensive training in managing medical office administrative tasks. The program equips learners with essential skills in medical terminology, insurance and billing, scheduling appointments, and managing electronic health records. Upon completion, graduates receive a certification from Galveston College, enabling them to efficiently handle administrative responsibilities in a range of healthcare settings.


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In person Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN/LPN) license Classes

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The Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN/LPN) license program at Galveston College offers comprehensive training for aspiring nurses to provide direct patient care under the supervision of registered nurses and physicians. This program combines classroom instruction, laboratory practice, and clinical experiences for students to gain a strong foundation in nursing theory, ethics, and professional standards. Graduates of the program are prepared to tackle the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) and embark on a rewarding career in the healthcare industry.


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In person Phlebotomy certification Classes

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The Phlebotomy certification program at Galveston College is a comprehensive course designed to prepare students to become skilled phlebotomy technicians. The curriculum focuses on essential topics like blood specimen collection, venipuncture, and interpersonal communication. Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the national certification exam and pursue a career in healthcare as a certified phlebotomist.


$999 total

LVN-RN

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The outstanding faculty and staff provide an excellent environment for learning the Arts & Science components of nursing. The faculty and staff are ready to help students meet their educational needs and expand their education in the future. The Department of Nursing partners with many excellent healthcare institutions and clinical sites to provide students resources to practice the theoretical concepts learned in the classroom and simulation laboratory.

Galveston College has a student-centered learning environment dedicated to helping develop professional nurses to serve their communities through educational programs in which students learn to provide high-quality healthcare. As a Galveston College nursing student you will be challenged to strive for excellence and professionalism in many diverse settings, both in theory and clinical courses.


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In person Patient Care Technician certification Classes

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The Patient Care Technician certification program at Galveston College provides students with the essential knowledge and skills to work as a vital member of a healthcare team, primarily in hospitals and long-term care facilities. Through a combination of classroom instruction, hands-on training, and clinical practice, students learn to assist healthcare professionals with various tasks, including phlebotomy, EKG, taking vital signs, administering medication, and more. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are prepared to sit for the national certification exam and begin a rewarding career in the growing field of patient care services.


$899 total

In person Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) certification Classes

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The Electrocardiogram (ECG/EKG) certification program at Galveston College is a comprehensive course designed to prepare students for a rewarding career in healthcare by training them to conduct ECG tests and interpret results efficiently. Combining interactive classroom learning with hands-on clinical experience, students in the program receive a solid foundation in EKG procedures, cardiovascular anatomy, and physiology. Upon completion of the program, graduates are eligible to sit for various national certification exams, paving the way for a successful career in the growing field of EKG technology.


$899 total

A.S Business Administration

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The Associate of Science Degree in Business Administration transfer curriculum is designed for students who plan to pursue a degree in Business Administration (Accounting, Economics, Finance, Marketing, or Management) at a senior college or university after completing their studies at Galveston College.*

Upon successful completion of the prescribed courses, the student will be eligible to graduate from Galveston College with an Associate of Science degree.


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Diagnostic Medical Sonography Associate Degree Program

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The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer certification program at Galveston College is an accredited and comprehensive course designed to train students in the use of ultrasound technology for medical imaging and diagnostics. This program offers specialized tracks in cardiac, vascular, and general sonography, providing a well-rounded education for aspiring sonographers. Graduates of the program are prepared to take the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) exams and excel in their professional careers.


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About school

Galveston College is a public community college located in Galveston, Texas. It offers two-year associate degree programs, as well as certificates and workforce training programs. With a focus on student success, Galveston College provides accessible education opportunities to its diverse student population.

In the Houston area

7626 Broadway St, Galveston, TX 77554