Established in 1975, Heald College-Concord is a private 2-year career college that offers diplomas, certificates and associate’s degrees. Heald College holds regional accreditation. This is of great value to students because credits earned can most likely be transferred if they decide to pursue a bachelor’s degree at a college that accepts Heald credits.
HC-C has a long-standing presence in the community and offers options to earn a certificate, diploma, or associate degree in healthcare, business, and legal and technology. Classes are offered during the day, evening, and part-time.
For those who are compassionate and have good communication and multi-tasking skills, healthcare jobs may be a good choice. Students have the option of pursuing a variety of healthcare certificates, diplomas, or associate’s degrees, including programs such as Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting and Pharmacy Technology.
The school offers approximately seven business programs. These include Accounting, Business Administration, Construction Management, Entrepreneurship, Hospitality and Tourism, Office Skills, Sales and Marketing and Software Technologies. If a student’s interest lies in business, HC-C is a great choice. Examples of the following educational options are available:
- Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting
- Diploma in Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting
- Second Associate in Applied Science degree in Business Accounting
- Certificate of Completion in Business Accounting
Also offered are legal programs in Criminal Justice and Paralegal. Therefore, the college is a suitable place for those who are looking for legal career opportunities such as criminal investigator, customs agent, insurance investigator, and corrections officer.
If a student is a computer-savvy person with good analytical and problem-solving skills looking to pursue a career in the technology field, Heald Concord might offer a good career path for just such a student.
Please note programs may vary per term.