The College of Health Care Professions

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The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP)] is an accredited career institution based in Texas dedicated to providing students quality, personalized medical training for entry-level employment in the allied health care fields. CHCP was founded in 1988 by physicians and originally named The Academy of Health Care Professions. CHCP now has six locations across Texas, in addition to offering online courses.

Teaching and Accreditation[edit]

The College of Health Care Professions offers a variety of health care programs. The healthcare programs are designed to prepare students for their challenging and reward careers in specific growing allied health care professions. CHCP takes a unique approach to teaching through the combination of lectures, labs, and hands-on training to fully prepare students for their health care career of choice. Career-focused healthcare programs not only give students the knowledge to succeed, but provide them with the opportunity to learn and practice the skills necessary for success. Health care in Texas[1] is expected to generate 380,860 new wage and salary jobs between 2008 and 2018.* (CHCP does not offer educational programs in all areas included in the report).

The college is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). CHCP is approved and regulated by the Career Schools and Colleges Division of the Texas Workforce Commission,[2] authorized by the United States Department of Education for participation in the certain Title IV. HEA programs (Pell Grant and Federal Direct Student and Parent Loan Programs). Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist and Massage Programs are regulated by the Texas Department of State Health Services. CHCP is an approved vendor of the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS). DARS is an approved provider of educational training services for the Investment Act and is approved by Texas Veterans Commission to train eligible veterans under Title 38.

CHCP was also selected as a Military Friendly School in 2012 and 2013.[3]

Campuses[edit]

The College of Health Care Professions has six campuses, which are located in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston Northwest, Houston Southwest, and San Antonio, as well as online programs.

Austin[edit]

6505 Airport Blvd.

Austin, TX 78752

Programs offered at this location: Dental Assistant, Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist, Medical Assistant, Medical Coding and Billing - Health Information Technology. and Personal Fitness Trainer Certification.[4]

Dallas[edit]

8390 Lyndon B. Johnson Frwy, Suite 300

Dallas, TX 75243

Programs offered at this location: Dental Assistant, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist, Medical Assistant, and Medical Coding and Billing - Health Information Technology.[5]

Fort Worth[edit]

4248 North Freeway

Fort Worth, TX 76137

Programs offered at this location: Dental Assistant, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, and Medical Coding and Billing - Health Information Technology.[6]

Houston Northwest[edit]

240 Northwest Mall Blvd.

Houston, Texas 77092

Programs offered at this location: Dental Assistant, Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound, Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound - AAS Degree, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Coding and Billing - Health Information Technology, Personal Fitness Trainer Certification, Surgical Technology - AAS Degree, and Vocational Nursing.[7]

Houston Southwest[edit]

One Arena Place

7322 Southwest Freeway, Suite 110

Houston, Texas. 77074

Programs offered at this location: Dental Assistant, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist, Medical Assistant, and Medical Coding and Billing - Health Information Technology.[8]

San Antonio[edit]

4738 NW Loop 410

San Antonio, Texas 78229

Programs offered at this location: Dental Assistant, Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound, Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist, Medical Assistant, and Medical Coding and Billing - Health Information Technology.[9]

Online[edit]

Online program offered in Texas, Arizona, Florida, South Carolina and Virginia.

Programs Offered Online: Health Information Technology and Management AAS Degree, Medical Assistant AAS Degree, Health Care Management AAS Degree, and Health Care Management Bachelor's Degree.[10]

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