COVID-19 Update: Click for details on CHCP’s temporary shift to remote online classes. Learn More

September 2018

The College of Health Care Professions is successfully meeting local employment needs through the implementation of new technology resources and a blended education program. HOUSTON (September 11, 2018) – In September 2017, the Texas Workforce Commission reported that the Texas economy had reduced the unemployment rate to 4.5 percent, however, the Rio Grande Valley (RGV) area scored the highest on the unemployment rate for the month of August in the entire state. The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP) saw an opportunity to build college programs based on RGV employer needs and the... Read More
DALLAS (September 5, 2018) - The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP) has partnered with Inspired Vision and A+ Academy, two charter schools in Dallas County, to inform high school students on careers in the allied health profession and the education needed to obtain such job placements. “Students today have many educational opportunities outside of a traditional four-year university,” said Maureen Clements, CHCP Dallas Campus President. “This partnership will expose students to professional career options, career readiness and a college lifestyle that accommodates a work life balance as... Read More