In an effort to give back to the community, the CHCP Austin Campus participated in several events to aid local students on their road back to school. They began with participating in a local Back to School Backpack drive where the Austin campus donated over 600 items for our 2017 Student to Student school supply drive. Students were also able to nominate other students who needed help with school supplies for their families. Student Ambassadors assembled 12 backpacks that contained all of the donated items which were given out to the nominees. Also Austin ISD, in collaboration with the city... Read More
We know your education is important to you. But many students find themselves asking how they can be most successful in the classroom. Luckily, we have 10 tips to help you succeed in the classroom. Attendance is Key! Attend all of your classes and make your presence known by participating. Teachers will notice your level of participation and can vouch for you later with writing letters of recommendation. Come prepared by looking over the syllabus for the topic to be covered, ensure you complete all reading assignments prior to class and take notes, bring necessary materials to class. Stay... Read More
Taking notes during course lectures can be tough. With all of the information that is being communicated to you, it can be hard to know the best way to take notes to capture the information. Thankfully, we have provided you with some general advice on how effectively take notes that will help you retain information and to succeed when studying later for exams and more. Write, Don’t Type. Handwriting notes have been proven to be more effective when it comes to the retention and recall of information, Even though computer generated note can be faster, a handwritten note will assist you in... Read More
On Saturday, June 17, 2017, The College of Health Care Professions in Austin hosted an Open House for students, staff, and community members to celebrate the grand opening of its new location. As CHCP’s 3 rd location, they recently moved to a location at 6330 East Highway 290, Ste 180. The new campus sits directly along Highway 290, with quick access to Highway I-35 and US-183. The new location features room for their expanding programs such as Dental Assistant , Limited Radiologic Technologist , and Pharmacy Technician . This event was open to the public and featured a DJ, a balloon artist,... Read More
On Thursday, June 15 th , The College of Health Care Professions hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Grand Opening of the new location of the Austin Campus . In order to house its growing student population and expand its program offerings, they moved to a new location off of Highway 290. As CHCP’s 3 rd campus opened in 2004, Austin is excited at its growth and invites anyone interested in visiting the campus and learning about our programs to join us this Saturday, June 17 from 10am-3pm.Read More
Looking to start a career in Information Technology but don’t have the time to attend courses daily? Our Network Systems and Administration program is currently enrolling to start this July . This program is designed to put you on the path to earn your Associates Degree in NSA in less than two years. Career Outlook Texas is the second state, behind California, with the highest employment level of IT professionals at 32,090 . Additionally, the Dallas and Houston metropolitan areas are in the top 10 cities with highest employment levels in the nation according to the Bureau of Labor Statistic... Read More
*/ Are you interested in a career in Information Technology? Our Network Systems Administration Program delivers our graduates the ability to establish and administer a network through installation, configuration, the securing and testing of multiple networking operating systems, and the application of research and problem problem-solving among other abilities. How does our program offer all of these benefits? These remarkable abilities are enabled by the CHCP partnership with Cisco Networking Academy to help students prepare for the Cisco Certified Entry Network Technician (CCENT) and Cisco... Read More
The career of a Pharmacy Technician can be quite rewarding. With employment growth up 18% by 2024 , it’s a growing and fruitful career path in the field of healthcare. The College of Health Care Professions can help you seize this opportunity. Our Pharmacy Technician Program will help you succeed in taking the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) to obtain your certification, as well as training you to excel in completing all the responsibilities a Pharmacy Technician will undertake in their career. Some of the responsibilities you will master include: communicating with customers,... Read More
Interested in becoming a Pharmacy Technician? Check out the outlook on the future of Pharm Tech jobs in Texas and what you can do to be a part of the ever-growing healthcare industry in this infographic: Learn more about our Pharmacy Technician Program Offered at our Austin Campus here: http://www.chcp.edu/degrees-certificates/on-campus/pharmacy-technician-programRead More
Dear Graduates; In the short amount of time you have been with The College of Health Care Professions , you learned and earned your diploma or degree. Now, you deserve to celebrate with family and friends. At this time of year, there are many other graduation ceremonies taking place all around the United States; however, your ceremony is special because it is for you ! In the coming years, I ask that you not forget your college. Keep us updated on the many achievements you will experience in your personal lives and careers. We will always take great pride in your successes. As you prepare to... Read More