The College Of Health Care Professions Northwest Houston, Texas

The College Of Health Care Professions Northwest Houston, Texas

240 Northwest Mall Blvd.
Houston, TX  77092
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Programs Available at Our Houston - Northwest Campus

Greater Houston is huge and over 7 million people call the metro area home. That’s over 7 million people who rely on medical care professional for everything from preventative care to medical diagnosis or emergency. That’s 7 million reasons to pursue medical and health care support roles in the area. Have you been thinking about pursuing a career where you can make a real difference in the lives of others? Qualified and certified medical and health care professionals are valued by our local care facilities, hospitals, and clinics. At the College of Health Care Professions (CHCP), our Northwest campus is here to help you achieve your health care career goals. We offer a host of certificate programs, including Cardiac Sonography, Dental Assistant, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologies with MA Skills, Medical Assistant, Vocational Nurse, and Medical Coding and Billing. We also help you take your education and your career to the next level with Associate of Applied Science degrees in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nursing (LVN to RN), and Surgical Technology. Isn’t it time you explored your options for health care education at our Houston Northwest campus?

Visit our Houston Northwest, TX, Campus

CHCP's Northwest Houston campus is located outside Entrance A of the former Northwest Mall, near the intersection of U.S. Route 290 and Loop 610.

The CHCP Houston Northwest campus hours of operation are as follows:

  • Monday - 9:00AM to 7:00PM
  • Tuesday - 9:00AM to 7:00PM
  • Wednesday - 9:00AM to 7:00PM
  • Thursday - 9:00AM to 7:00PM
  • Friday - 8:00AM to 4:00PM
  • Saturday & Sunday - Closed

The Houston Northwest campus is conveniently located close to the following public bus route(s):

Frequently Asked Questions about the CHCP Houston Northwest Campus

There’s a growing need for qualified health care support professionals throughout northern Houston. CHCP is here with the education, training, and certifications you need to pursue your medical support career goals. Here are a few frequently asked questions about the CHCP Houston Northwest Campus. 

How do I apply for a program at the Houston Northwest Campus?

If you are interested in applying to CHCP Houston Northwest, you can begin by filling out the application or visiting our campus. You can learn about the program application requirements on each program page. 

What is the price of the programs at CHCP? What is the cost of tuition at CHCP?

You can see the tuition information by visiting our Tuition and Financial Aid Section.

Can I apply for Financial Aid at CHCP?

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the key to obtaining federal financial aid such as grants, student loans, and more. We also offer a scholarship and grants based on eligibility and/or need. To learn more about what financial aid options are available, check out our financial aid page.

What is Career Services? Does Career Services guarantee a job?

Career Services is built into every student's lifecycle at CHCP. Each campus has a Career Services Director and team that will work with the students to help them develop as health care professionals. 

How do I contact a staff member or department?

If you are looking to contact the staff member of a specific department, give our campus a call for more information. During our campus tours, we can work with the program directors to set up time to discuss your needs or questions about a program.

Do I need to submit SAT or ACT scores?

CHCP does not require students to submit their ACT or SAT scores upon enrollment. You are required to have a high school diploma or GED. Diplomas issued outside of the United States must be translated and notarized prior to enrollment. Students should be able to fluently read and write in English.

Are home school diplomas accepted?

We accept all high school diplomas or GEDs from locally recognized home school programs. If you are not sure, please bring your diploma and related paperwork.

Why is the program I want not available at this campus?

While we currently may not offer the program you are looking for at the Houston Northwest Campus, we are constantly expanding our programs across all campuses. If a program is not offered here, you can also check our Houston Southwest, Houston Med CenterOnline campus or another campus nearby (if applicable). 

What do I do if I am not accepted for the program I want to enroll in?

We have rolling admissions throughout the year. If we do not have a space open, we will work to get you into the next available program start.

Do we offer day and evening classes?

The CHCP Houston Northwest campus offers day and evening courses in many of our programs. We also offer innovative blended programs that provide the flexibility to fit into your busy schedule.

Does CHCP Houston Northwest students of all ages with different backgrounds or degrees?

Yes, CHCP has students from varying background and different stages in their lives. We strive to offer support in any way possible to help you to reach your goals.

Will my credits transfer into a CHCP Program?

Depending on the types of courses you took and how long ago you received credit for them, you may be eligible to transfer credits into a qualifying program. Please be sure to provide your official transcript upon enrollment.

More about the CHCP Houston Northwest Campus

CHCP's Houston Northwest campus offers many healthcare training programs that can help prepare you for a new healthcare career. Houston is one of the fastest-growing cities in the U.S., making it a great place to start a career in health care. Houston is home to over 100 hospitals, meaning that once your health care training with CHCP is complete, you will have plenty of opportunities to begin your health care career. 

CHCP’s Houston Northwest campus is located near the intersection of 290 and the 610 loop. With a host of professionally focused programs to choose from—including certificates for Dental AssistantMedical AssistantMedical Coding and Billing, and Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist students at the Houston Northwest campus are well-prepared to tackle career opportunities throughout the city and the region. And that is a good thing as Houston is a regional powerhouse for health care services. Graduates of our programs could have access to career opportunities at literally hundreds of hospitals, medical centers, and relevant health care organizations across the city.

As students earn their education, however, they also enjoy easy access to a highway system that unlocks opportunities for shopping and entertainment throughout the city such as the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center or various local restaurants there is plenty to do locally.

For health care technicians, the presence of many great medical facilities makes Northwest Houston an area of great opportunity. Houston Northwest Medical Center, has both clinics and medical facilities in addition to a teaching hospital. The Texas Medical Center is also located in the greater Houston area and is considered the largest medical center in the world and includes 21 renowned hospitals.

Pursue a Career as a Dental Assistant
Earn Your Dental Assistant Certificate Right Here in Houston, TX

CHCP’s Houston Northwest Dental Assistant program is designed to help you start your career as a dental assistant. In this role, you will provide compassionate care for patients undergoing orthodontia and dental procedures. Your dental assistant certificate program covers front-office procedures as well as clinical tasks like dental radiographs. And, from our modern dental lab here in Houston Northwest, you will learn how to support dentists with procedures such as fillings, crowns, extractions, and root canals.  

Along with a host of professionally focused programs to choose from—including the Dental Assistant certificate—our Houston Northwest campus location is perfectly situated in one of the fastest-growing metro areas to prepare you to pursue any number of career opportunities. Plus, with all the nearby parks, shopping centers, and leisure activities available to you, you can actually live life while pursuing your education and career future. Easy access to 610 means you are never more than a short car ride from Houston’s exciting sports scene and family activities.

Once you complete your Houston Northwest-based dental assistant program from CHCP, you will be prepared to take your certification test and move forward to obtaining your state-registered dental assistant x-ray certification through the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners.

CHCP’s Houston Northwest Campus—Making a Difference in Healthcare
In addition to our Dental Assistant program, CHCP's Houston Northwest campus offers many training programs that can help you get started on the path to a new career in health care.

CHCP has been helping students achieve their professional goals of working in the health care field for 30 years. Whether you're looking for medical coding and billing, x-ray tech, or dental assisting training in Houston, TX, CHCP offers a variety of flexible courses that will provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to join exceptional health care teams at hospitals, nursing facilities, physician's offices, and many other locations

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