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We are a private postsecondary educational school accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

HCI provides a student-centered environment consistent with its core values preparing graduates to apply their knowledge, critical thinking skills and the ability to succeed in their area of employment while grooming them for advancement in their careers and enhancing their service to the community. In addition to offering general education and professional programs at the diploma level, HCI also offers Associate of Science Degrees in healthcare, specifically in the nursing and paramedic fields in addition to an A.S. in fire science for firefighters.

These programs are designed to instill the knowledge and skills of professional practice, as well as foster the values of higher education and social responsibility. We not only employ a faculty and staff comprised of experienced paramedics, firefighters, and nurses in the classroom setting, but your journey will also include hands-on experience with seasoned healthcare professionals in the pre-hospital and hospital arenas.

EMT vs. Firefighter: Which Path Is Right For You?

Firefighter vs EMT

If you are trying to decide which path to take, to become an EMT or a Firefighter, you will want to do some research on both courses and see which one may be the best fit for you.  Two factors you may want to consider is how long is training for each course, and what the salary is for each career.

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Benefits of Learning from Industry Professionals at HCI

Industry Professional Instructors

All throughout our lives we learn from many different sources.  As children, we learn from our parents, families, teachers, friends, books and television.  As we continue to grow up, those sources still hold true, but when it comes to higher education we need a little more, and HCI knows this. 

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HCI is a student focused school that helps students succeed in life. HCI is dedicated to making the student better so that they can change their life and exceed their own expectations. Everyone has challenges with their day to day lives, but a true hero can overcome those challenges and make things happen. We at HCI are dedicated to the students to help them become this person, achieve their dreams, and to live with passion.

- Brenda Green, President and Chief Operating Officer.

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Health Career Institute began in 1993 as a modest provider of American Heart Association programs. Initially, courses were conducted on a custom basis for physicians, nurses and EMS providers. HCI did not have an office or a staff other than the owners and a few instructors. The school first offered an EMT program in 2002 followed by its paramedic program in 2005.

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Our programs are specifically designed to give you the knowledge and hands-on experience you will need to enter your field.
With a combination of class time and labs, you will be ready to dive into your career and move up the promotional ladder. HCI is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to prepare you for the fast-paced career you will be entering.

 

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