Health & Bioscience

Good health, helping others and loving what you do are often the keys to success!  
At Alamo Colleges, our health career training and continued education are just what you need to be successful. Our accredited programs and supportive faculty and staff prepare you for an exciting career in the medical profession through a selection of outstanding courses designed to give you the advantage in today's competitive healthcare field.

The demand for healthcare professionals is on the rise. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health is the second-fastest-growing employment field. Alamo Colleges prepares students to be a part of this vital, growing profession by offering Health programs that keep pace with technological advances and changes in health care. Our close affiliation with major health care institutions in the area offers excellent clinical training in all areas of specialization. Health programs lead to certification or licensure appropriate to the particular career. All of our programs are taught by healthcare professionals and include clinical and/or practical experience.


If you want a career that lets you make a difference, welcome to the beginning of a rewarding journey!

 Community Health Worker 
Certified Medical Assistant
Patient Care Technician

Electrocardiography (EKG) Technician

Sterile Processing Technician

Certified Nurse Aide

Certified Pharmacy Technician
Certified Phlebotomy Technician 

Medication Aide

IV Therapy

**Student Background Disclaimer:

Many healthcare-related positions require applicants to undergo a criminal background fingerprint test and/or drug screening. A criminal history may prevent licensing, certification or employability.
As you are considering a CE program that requires a criminal background/fingerprint test and/or drug screening, are responsible:
  • For knowing whether if they are eligible for licensure or certification before committing to a CE program, and
  • Contacting the respective certification agency to find out if a conviction will prohibit them from being certified and able to work in the industry.
  • Contacting legal counsel to discuss an existing criminal background prior to applying to Alamo Colleges District Continuing Education for guidance.

TEAS Prep & Upskill Certificates

TEAS Prep & Upskill Certificates


Applying for Nursing School? Upskilling? With Ed2go’s self-paced courses in TEAS Prep, Medical Spanish, HIPPA Compliance, and more, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to pursue your educational goals and a meaningful career.

TEAS Prep HIPPA Compliance | Spanish for Medical Professionals | Certificate in Infectious Diseases and Infection Control

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Online Catalog

Contact Information

CE Registration

Phone: 210-212-5266 (Option 4)
Campus: Alamo Colleges Center of Excellence for Student Success (ACCESS) Building

General Information