Health Professions Orientations
The April 2 orientation has been postponed. Updates will be posted here so check back for future orientation dates.
The Registered Nursing (RN) program is a two year Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program that offers college credit. The program is approved by the Texas Board of Nursing and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
A 12 month Certificate program that offers college credit. It is designed to prepare students to perform direct patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or physician.
Transition LVN to RN
The Transition Associate Degree Nursing Program is a 12 month program that has been developed for the currently licensed Vocational Nurse.
The EMS-Paramedic Program is a fast-paced, condensed program that covers 41 credit hours in less than 12 months. Once accepted into the program, students attend class 40 hours per week. Once completed, graduates are able to take the national exams and work in a variety of areas.
The Radiologic Technology Program is a two-year program leading to an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in the ever-changing health care environment.
Respiratory Care is a two-year program leading to an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree. The Howard College Respiratory Care – Advanced Level AAS program (200442), located in San Angelo is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
The Surgical Technology Program is a 9-month certificate program, once accepted, that offers college credit, beginning in the fall of each year. The program is approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
The Medical Assistant Program is a 12-month certificate program that offers college credit. Upon completion of the program, students will be able to make application to take the certification exam with American Medical Technologist to become a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA).