The College Of Health Care Professions Northwest San Antonio, Texas

The College Of Health Care Professions Northwest San Antonio, Texas

Programs Available at Our San Antonio - North Campus

Over a million and a half people call San Antonio home. That’s over a million and a half citizens  who will need qualified, professional healthcare. As the city continues to grow and thrive, so will the need for high-quality healthcare, and high-quality healthcare support professionals. At the College of Health Care Professions (CHCP), we are training the medical professionals of today and tomorrow at our Northwest location in San Antonio. We offer a variety of programs to begin your medical career, including certificates for Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist (LMRT) with MA Skills, Medical Assistant, Medical Coding & Billing, and Physical Therapy Technician. Additionally, the San Antonio Northwest campus Associate of Applied Science degree programs in Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Health and Medical Administrative Services (HMAS), and Surgical Technology. If you’ve been thinking about taking the next step toward a thriving medical career, take a look below at the training options CHCP has to offer at our San Antonio Northwest campus location.

Seminars Available at Our San Antonio - North Campus

4 CHCP Students Excited Ringing Bells


“Most welcoming school you can go to. The CHCP staff is absolutely so helpful and patient with you, and works with you in any way they can. I couldn't be happier with my decision!!”

– Ariel C., CHCP Northwest San Antonio Student

Frequently Asked Questions about the CHCP Northwest San Antonio Campus

From physical therapy technicians to medical coding & billing specialists, there’s a growing need for qualified healthcare support professionals throughout San Antonio and Texas. CHCP is here to bridge the gap in Northwest San Antonio by providing the  education and training you need to pursue your exam certifications and medical support career goals. But you might have questions. We can help there, too.

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

If you are interested in applying to CHCP Northwest San Antonio, 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 available for every CHCP student for life. Each campus has a Career Services Director and team that will work with the students to help them develop as healthcare 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 Northwest San Antonio Campus, we are constantly expanding our programs across all campuses. If a program is not offered here, you can also check our Online 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 Northwest San Antonio 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 Northwest San Antonio accept students of varying ages and backgrounds?

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

Congratulations to our Graduates!

Despite all the setbacks that came with the year of 2020, we still wanted to make it special for our graduating students. The Northwest San Antonio campus held a drive-thru graduation to celebrate all the graduates that persevered. Graduates today, the next generation of healthcare heroes tomorrow. 

More about the CHCP Northwest San Antonio Campus

Northwest San Antonio is a fast growing, young city with a lot to offer to students seeking a career in the health care field. Northwest San Antonio's 35 hospitals provide plenty of opportunity for health care professionals to grow. The Northwest San Antonio College campus of CHCP has been open for 12 years preparing students for promising and in-demand healthcare careers.

Conveniently located just off Highway 35W, CHCP’s Northwest San Antonio campus location offers several health care career-focused programs—including our Medical Coding and Billing and our Medical Assistant certificate—to help aspiring professionals gain the skills they need to pursue career opportunities and succeed. Nevertheless, San Antonio is home to hundreds of medical centers, hospital systems, doctor offices, and other medical organizations, giving CHCP graduates access to hundreds of relevant career opportunities upon graduation.

Additionally, with easy access to the highway, students of our Northwest campus location are only minutes away from everything that San Antonio has to offer—many within a 15-minute drive, such as the San Antonio Museum of Art, the Alamo, and Riverwalk North. Closer to the campus, students can enjoy many shopping and leisure activities from several nearby malls, restaurants, theaters, and more, including the San Antonio Aquarium just three miles away.

Pursue Your Medical Assistant Career

Earn your Medical Assistant Certificate in North San Antonio, TX

The Medical Assistant Program offered at CHCP’s San Antonio - North campus will prepare you for a career as a medical assistant. This blended (on-campus and online) program is designed to take 36 weeks. You will learn how to take vital signs, record patient history, perform EKG injections, and more. Graduates from our program are well-trained in both clinical and administrative skills; this versatility allows them to be utilized at the front desk as well as in a hands-on, medical capacity. In addition, we emphasize professional communication, so you will be able to communicate well with coworkers, patients, and other medical personnel.

Once you complete our Medical Assistant Program in San Antonio, you’ll be more than ready to take the Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant Exam through the National Association of Health Professionals. With medical assistant training from CHCP, you’ll be equipped with all of the knowledge you need to be an entry-level medical assistant.

CHCP’s Northwest San Antonio Campus—Making a Difference in Healthcare

CHCP has been helping students achieve their professional goals of working in the health care field for 30 years. Whether you're looking for a sonography, radiology, or medical assisting school in Northwest San Antonio, CHCP offers a variety of flexible courses that will provide you with the skills and knowledge needed to be part of healthcare teams at hospitals, nursing facilities, physician's offices and other locations.

Visit our Northwest San Antonio, TX, Campus

If you are interested in applying to CHCP Northwest San Antonio, you can begin by filling out the application or visiting our campus. During our campus tours, you get to see what it's like to be a student at CHCP and we can answer any questions you have about our programs or enrollment.

The CHCP Northwest San Antonio campus is conveniently located off of 410. Parking at the campus is free in the designated area.

The CHCP Northwest San Antonio Campus hours of operation are:

  • 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

4738 Northwest Loop 410
San Antonio, TX  78229
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