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Yuma Union High School District Students take core academics followed by related Health Career CTE programs including EMS, Nursing,  Pharmacy Support Services and Sports Medicine. Students also practice employability skills by involvement in HOSA, earn health career dual credit at AWC and stakable industry certifications including CNA, LPN, ProRescuer, CPR,  and First Aide. (928) 502-6787 |
Southwest Technical Education District of Yuma Through a collaborative effort with all community shareholders the Southwest Technical Education District of Yuma (STEDY) enables students to make a successful transition from school-to-career and become contributing members of society working in the health care professions; Preparing Today’s Students for Tomorrow’s Workforce.  (928) 366-5904 | |
Arizona Western College The Arizona Western College Nursing Department consists of the Certified Nursing Assistant program and the Associate Degree Nursing Program. The Certified Nursing Assistant Program prepares the student to take the state examination to become a certified or licensed nursing assistant (CNA, LNA). The skills learned as a Certified Nursing Assistant can prepare the student for a long-term career in the nursing field.  The state and nationally accredited nursing program prepares students with a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree in Nursing (AAS). These graduates are eligible to seek licensure as a registered nurse (RN). AWC students can concurrently enroll in BSN programs with NAU-Yuma and ASU.  (928) 317-6049 | |
Northern Arizona University Earn a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) from NAU-Yuma in person or online. You can transfer from AWC to NAUYuma and be part of the Traditional BSN program, earn your Associate’s degree and your BSN at the same time in partnership with AWC, or if you’re a current AWC nursing student with one year of nursing courses completed, you can enroll in NAU’s RN to BSN program. (928) 317-6442 | |
Arizona State University ASU offers two programs: (1) the concurrent enrollment program where you earn your BSN at the same time you earn your AAS in Nursing at AWC and (2) the RN-BSN program for those who want to earn a BSN after earning  their AAS in Nursing at AWC. Ranked #1 in innovation, ASU brings a world-class nursing education directly to you. Full-time nursing faculty and an outstanding advising and student services team, with expertise in working with online students, make earning your BSN convenient and affordable.  (602) 496-0937 | |
Regional Center for Border Health, Inc. The College of Health Careers is a licensed post-secondary education center and Accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) and offers fast track vocational health professional careers.  We develop transferable knowledge and skills aimed at individuals who desire a career in the medical field.  (928) 783-0072 |
Yuma Regional Medical Center You’ve never had any doubts about your career choice, but now you realize how important it is to join the right organization. Rewarding work awaits you in a progressive, technologically advanced environment where you can grow as a professional while serving a vital role in our community at Yuma Regional Medical Center. (928) 344-2000 |
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