Amarillo, TX (PRWEB) December 12, 2013
Vista College is proud to announce the addition of a Vocational Nurse program at its Amarillo campus. Enrollment begins immediately for classes, which will start on January 27. A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Open House will be held on Thursday, January 9, from 4:30 – 7 p.m. at the campus, 3440 Bell Street, Suite 100, Amarillo, 79109. The Amarillo Chamber of Commerce will be on hand for the ceremony.
Vista College’s Vocational Nurse program will provide students with a strong working knowledge of health science, pharmacology, nursing skills, professional development, child health nursing and maternal newborn nursing. Graduates will possess training that will prepare them to take and pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Vocational/Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN), obtain their licenses and begin their careers immediately. Convenient schedules and the opportunity to learn at an accelerated pace are benefits of this program, which will take approximately one year to complete with successful full-time enrollment.
"With the growing needs of the national healthcare system in our country, Vista College is proud to add our Vocational Nurse program in Amarillo,” said Jim Tolbert, CEO of Vista College. “Graduates will be at the forefront of the healthcare system and be able to provide for people who are sick, injured, disabled or recovering. The Vocational Nurse program is one of many programs that we will be offering in the New Year for our students as we continue to meet the demand of professional education in our communities.”
Vista College offers a wide variety of career training programs throughout Texas, New Mexico and online. Each career program is staffed with industry experts and leading professionals, ensuring students an affordable, quality education that will help them pursue successful careers in their chosen fields. Financial aid is available for those that qualify. Graduates may also benefit from Vista’s career services assistance, including resume preparation and interview coaching.
For more information on Vista College and the new Vocational Nurse program, go to http://www.vistacollege.edu or call (806) 372-3700. Vista College is located at 3440 Bell Street, Suite 100, Amarillo, TX 79109.