Welcome to Care Hope College. CHC offers its students various services that can help embark them on their new, chosen career in the rewarding health care field.
With jobs becoming more difficult to get, you need the proper assistance to quickly put your new found skills to the test.
Care Hope College can help in several different ways.
Being a student at Care Hope College is about receiving the support you need to help you succeed and gaining the confidence it takes to pursue success. Whether your goal is to begin a satisfying career in the growing and rewarding healthcare and related industries or build on your credentials to take your current career to the next level, Care Hope College is here to help you every step of the way – this is a responsibility we take seriously.
Don’t delay, as classes fill up quickly and life is waiting. A career in the health care field is not only rewarding but it can be a way to make a great living for you and your family.
The school does not maintain housing for students. A list of reliable realtors and rental properties in the close proximity to the school will be provided to any student that requests housing assistance at the time of enrollment.
Student records are permanently retained by the school in a fire resistant container and/or a duplicate record shall be kept at a separate location and are available to students upon individual request. Student’s records will be provided to potential employers only after written request has been made by the student.
Student Placement & Career Services
As a Care Hope College student you are eligible to make use of the placement services offered by the Department of Student Services which include: assistance with updating your resume, interviewing skills coaching, participation in professional development workshops, attendance at annual job fairs, on-campus recruiting by employers, and access to job opportunities posted to the online career center. As you approach graduation, you will work closely with the Department of Student Services to prepare you for your job search in your chosen field of study. International students must have the proper documentation to seek employment in the United States. Although Care Hope College provides employment placement assistance, it cannot promise or guarantee employment.
This program is designed for the student seeking employment as an EKG Technician in a clinical medical setting. This program will assist the student with no previous healthcare training to learn the skills and information necessary to work as an EKG Assistant. The graduate will be able to perform all required basic procedures and will have the understanding of the role of an EKG Technician in a hospital, nursing home, home care setting or in a doctor’s office. The program consists of 150 clock hours of coursework including laboratory and clinical experience.
Resume Writing and Job Interview Preparation
The Department of Student Services aids you in preparing your resume if interested. You will be coached on how to present your school and work experience in a functional, chronological, or specialized resume format. Prepared handouts and packets are available for use accompanied by a variety of books on resume writing. The library has an extensive collection of career studies and planning publications that you are advised to utilize. When you bring your resume to the Department of Student Services it will be reviewed and critiqued by an experienced career services professional and recommendations for revisions will be supplied. The Director of Student Services also conducts workshops and / or class presentations on these topics that you can participate in. Job interviewing skills are presented to interested upcoming graduates through discussions, seminars, and literature. Proper interviewing and follow-up techniques are presented to prepare you for the interview process. Mock interview sessions are available to coach you on professionalism, positive thinking, and ways to improve your individual presentation to potential employers. Professional Development Workshops If you are interested in participating in a professional development workshop through the Department of Student Services please contact the Director of Student Services at your school.
Applicants accepted into the training programs of Care Hope College can begin classes at the next available entrance cycle. Make sure you sign up early, classes can fill up quickly.
All of our nurse educators(full & part RN, BSN, ARNP) share the following commitments to your education. Passion for quality healthcare occupations. Commitment to lifelong learning. Communication skills and creativity. Interest in helping our students grow and develop in interpersonal and professional skills.