Health Professions

*Health professions student outcomes are available on the Consumer Information page.

nursing student work on simulated patient

SCC grads work everywhere from small offices and clinics all the way to some of the largest hospitals in the Midwest.


Emergency Medical Services - Certificates and AAS

If you love the adrenaline rush of being in emergency situations, a career as an EMT could be just what the doctor ordered. Learn what it takes to make vital decisions and take action when seconds count. Get the skills you need to join a fire department or other first responder organizations. View EMS programs student outcomes.

Click here to view Emergency Medical Technician Certificate.

Click here to view Paramedic Certificate.

View Paramedic AAS Program


Healthcare Technology Management Online Program - AAS

The Healthcare Technology Management program will prepare students to seek a variety of entry-level positions in the biomedical and healthcare technology management industry. Students will engage in coursework related to biomedical information systems, electronics, networking, troubleshooting, digital and mechanical systems, database fundamentals, and safety and compliance. An emphasis on medical applications, operations, and procedures is embedded within the various program courses. The program includes instruction in instrument calibration, design, installation. and testing, as well as safety, maintenance, and equipment repair procedures. Students will garner the skills and working knowledge to perform medical equipment maintenance services characterized by repair or module replacement; repair of general medical equipment malfunctions; adjustment of medical equipment utilizing common and special purpose tools and electronic test equipment; conduct preventive maintenance checks and services: and conduct calibration, verification, certification and electrical safety tests. Students will be placed in an internship where they will be able to apply all of the skills learned throughout the duration of the program. Students who complete the two-year program will complete a certification course that will prepare them for the Certified Associate in Biomedical Technology (CABT) credential.  

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Medical Assistant Diploma

In less than one year, you can have a good job in health care with stability and growth. Learn how to apply your medical skills in practical situations and perform a variety of health care functions.

View Medical Assistant program


Medical Coding and Billing-Certificates and Diploma

Our medical coding and billing program provides the latest information related to medical coding, chart auditing and insurance reimbursement. Students in our medical coding classes learn the theory of medical coding, gain an understanding of medical coding fundamentals and incorporate this by using a laboratory practicum to work medical coding reports.

The students will be trained in ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS coding language. The medical billing and coding field continues to grow as new government regulations influence physician reimbursement.

Click here to view Medical Billing Certificate.

Click here to view Patient Access Associate Certificate.

View Medical Billing and Coding-Provider Emphasis-Diploma


Nurse Aide Certificate

In as little as eight weeks, you can learn the skills to qualify for an entry level position in the healthcare field.

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Nursing - Practical Nursing and Associate Nursing Degrees and Diploma

You're compassionate, detail-oriented and know how to handle stressful situations. You would make an excellent nurse! Earn your Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) degree and find entry-level nursing jobs or go for your Associate Degree Nurse (ADN) qualify for all sorts of nursing jobs in facilities large and small.

Click here to view Practical Nursing Diploma.

View Associate Nursing Degree AAS Program


Respiratory Care - AAS

Respiratory care deals with all aspects of the heart and lungs from babies through adulthood. It ranks among the top 20 fastest growing occupations, and companies love to hire SCC grads. That's because they know their stuff. Our two-year program includes tons of hands-on experience in clinical sites across the region.

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