HCI College continues to monitor the situation with the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more

Explore our programs.

Interested in becoming an HCI College student?

HCI College provides a student-centered environment consistent with its core values preparing graduates to apply their knowledge, and abilities to succeed in a work environment in their field of study.

HCI College News

10 Best States for Paramedics

Paramedics are some of the most in-demand professionals in the healthcare industry. According to the US Bureau of Labor and Statistics, job growth for paramedics is expected to experience a 6% jump from 2019 to 2029. 

Read more

Can Robots Replace Nurses? 3 Predictions

The healthcare sector was relatively slow in embracing technology due to concerns over privacy, confidentiality, and compliance—until recently. With advancements and the development of security standards and best practices, many practitioners and patients are more willing to welcome innovation through technology as it proves to be an essential tool supporting the health and well-being of […]

Read more

5 Signs of Nursing Burnout and Fatigue

In general, people are equipped to handle stress in short bursts. Unfortunately, the pace of life today is faster and in many ways more demanding than it used to be. We now face extended periods of elevated stress levels, often at work, and we are not as capable of handling it as we might think […]

Read more

What Does a Medical Assistant Do?

Students who want to take up a career in the healthcare industry and either can’t or don’t choose to engage in a long study duration (or deal with nursing school stress) should consider a medical assistant diploma. After all, medical assistants are among the fastest-growing careers in the healthcare industry, according to the Bureau of […]

Read more

5 Essential Nursing Skills You Must Hone to Be Successful

Nurses are in high demand—the latest data from the US Bureau of Labor and Statistics shows that the profession will grow by 7% between 2019 and 2029. Within the next year, vacancies for registered nurses will number more than 100,000 annually, with a projected demand of 1.1 million new registered nurses to meet the needs […]

Read more

6 Ways Healthcare Students Can Maintain Their Health

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle when you’re a student can be tough—even more so if you’re a student training to enter the healthcare industry. The passion that most students have for their careers means they tend to focus a lot on completing and excelling in their respective programs, often at the expense of their health and […]

Read more

5 Ways to Cope with Nursing School Stress

Nursing is one of the most rewarding careers. Nurses’ contributions to healthcare and the difference they make in their patients’ lives are priceless. However, the path leading there may not be as easy as students imagine it to be.

Read more

The Top 7 Perks of Becoming a Nurse

Nurses make up the most significant percentage of the healthcare workforce. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, nurses occupy at least 1.8 million jobs, representing at least 30% of total hospital employment. Despite this, the healthcare industry faces a challenge filling nursing positions. Based on the 2020 World Health Organization (WHO) report, about […]

Read more

Frequently Asked Questions About Becoming an EMT

Becoming an emergency medical technician (EMT) or a paramedic is an excellent career choice for people who are calm under pressure, like to be active, and want to help others. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment rate for jobs in Emergency medical services (EMS) is expected to grow by 6% from […]

Read more

5 Things Nurses Wish They Knew Before Becoming One

For many nurses, the job is a calling as much as a conscious career path. For most who end up in this field, their interest in the profession starts with an inherent desire to help people. They’re driven by the need to make a positive impact in people’s lives—the fact that nursing is an in-demand […]

Read more

Can You Handle the Stress of Being a First Responder?

A career as a first responder is one of the most stressful jobs imaginable. But it’s also one of the most rewarding—if you’re up to the challenge. Having a thorough understanding of the kinds of stresses you might face as a first responder, as well as being able to identify these stresses, is an essential […]

Read more