Allied Health

If you love helping others, then this is the career for you. Health care careers are in high demand, and you can build your skills at TSTC. Whether you want to work in a hospital or another medical setting, this career path will lead you to a well-paying job. Follow your calling and choose a career path that allows you to care for people when they need it most.
Allied Health Is a Growth Industry

There are 5 million allied health care providers in the United States that represent over 80 health care professions. Texas employs more than 1.3 million health care workers. Many of them work in the industry as health information technicians, medical office workers, dental hygienists, nurses, emergency medical personnel, and more.

Career opportunities abound!

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by the numbers by the numbers
15%
Projected growth
2019-2029
2.4 million
Projected
new jobs
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Health Information Technology
Excellent computer skills + knowledge of anatomy + medical terminology equals great success.
Dental Hygiene
As a member of the dental health team, dental hygienists help prevent oral disease and educate patients on the maintenance of optimal oral health.
Nursing
You've found a career with a healthy outlook. Allied health professionals are in big demand in Texas.
Surgical Technology
Providing quality patient care when it matters most. You could make the difference between life or death.
Emergency Medical Services
The sounds of a siren and rotating red lights are your call to action. The difference between life and death rests in your ability to assess and act under pressure during a crisis.
Workforce Training
TSTC Workforce Training classes.
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Harlingen Abilene
WORKFORCE
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Patient Care Technician
Online
Harlingen
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Dental Assistant
Online
100 Hours
$2,595
Abilene
Cindy Brunett 325-734-3658
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Phlebotomy technician
Certification
Online
245 Hours
$1,200
Harlingen
956-364-4615
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Our Career Services team takes your future seriously. We work diligently to connect our highly skilled students and alumni to our ever-growing network of companies across the state. That’s why Texas State Technical College boasts such a high job placement rate.

Our staff also provides comprehensive career planning services. We help with resume and cover letter writing, job search, interviewing techniques, phone etiquette, and any other skill you need to land a great job. And with hire TSTC, our private online job board, students and grads have exclusive access to the best jobs in the state.

Enrollment is easy

Whether you’re a high school student, a full-time worker looking to make a career switch, or you took some time off from TSTC and are ready to come back, getting started is easy.

Kick off your path to enrollment. Apply now.

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