At the 2017 Career Colleges and Schools of Texas Association’s annual conference in Dallas, The McAllen Campus of The College of Health Care Professions won the prestigious “School of the Year” award! This award reflects CHCP McAllen’s exemplary graduation and job placement rates, community service, contribution to legislative efforts, and participation in CCST workshops. This is an amazing accomplishment as CHCP McAllen first opened its doors in the Rio Grande Valley only two years ago. The college focuses on delivering high-quality Health Care education and student job placement. On winning... Read More
Dear Graduates, I congratulated you at orientation for beginning this journey and told you I would see you at graduation. And here you are! Congratulations again! I am so proud of each of you for what you have accomplished. Now, I’m here to tell you, the journey is just beginning for you. Great things are possible in your future, so I challenge you to go out there and get them. Never stop learning, never stop growing, and never give up. You should be proud of the education you have earned at The College of Health Care Professions. Through the good days and the challenging days, you persevered... Read More
Dear Graduates; I am so very proud of your accomplishment and happy for you. You came to The College of Health Care Professions with the goal of successfully earning your diploma or degree and you did it! I encourage you to continue your journey in life with a determination and drive to turn your dreams into your reality. According to Stephen Covey, the writer of many self-help books, there are 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and I would like to highlight Habit # 2, “Begin With The End In Mind.” He states; “One of the best ways to incorporate Habit # 2 into your life is to develop a... Read More
It’s that time of year again when the leaves change, the weather cools down, and The College of Health Care Professions is ushering a new class of graduates into health care careers. Throughout the months of October and November, we will conduct Graduation Ceremonies for over 2,000 graduates across the state of Texas. The ceremonies will take place as follows: Friday, October 6, 2017 at 6:00pm – Dallas & Ft. Worth Graduation Pantego Bible Church: 8001 Anderson Blvd., Ft. Worth, TX 76120 Thursday, October 12, 2017 at 6:30pm – Houston Northwest, Southwest, & Online Graduation First... Read More
Landing a job is just the first part of entering your career. Your success depends upon how you behave in the workplace. For this reason we are providing you 10 Tips on how to remain professional in the workplace. Be on Time and Punctual If you arrive late for work or meetings it gives your boss and coworkers the impression that you don’t care about your job. It is always safer to show up a few minutes before you are supposed to and return from your breaks on time. Have a Good Attitude and Stay Positive If you arrive to work in a bad mood, leave it at the door. Don’t take your feelings out on... Read More
With the effects of Hurricane Harvey hitting close to home, The College of Health Care Professions has worked hard to take care of its students and local communities. After a week of varying campus closures, CHCP resumed classes on Tuesday, September 5 th . Students, Faculty, and Staff not only got back to work, they coordinated efforts in each city to gather donations for those affected by the hurricane. Dallas , Houston Northwest , Houston Southwest , and McAllen : These Campuses are still accepting donations until the end of the week of Toiletries, non-perishable food, Infant items, and... Read More
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