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Allied Health Careers

Allied Health Careers is an Associate's college with 177 students located in Austin, TX.

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Selectivity
Offers Associate Degrees, Open Admissions

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Student Life

Student Life

Student Body

Total Undergraduates 177
Gender 9% Male / 91% Female
Socio-Economic Diversity 87% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 34%
Multi-racial 1%
Hispanic/Latino 52%
Ethnicity Unknown 1%
Black or African American 11%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

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  • Career And Alumni Services
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Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Medical/Clinical Assistant (100%), Surgical Technology/Technologist (0%)

Majors Offered

Associates

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical law and ethics; patient psychology and communications; medical office procedures; and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures.

Job Opportunities:

Medical Assistants
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians and surgical nurses, to maintain, monitor, and enforce the sterile field and adherence to aseptic technique by preoperative, surgical team, and postoperative personnel. Includes instruction in instrument and equipment sterilization and handling, surgical supplies management, wound exposure and closure, surgical computer and robot operation and monitoring, maintenance of hemostasis, and patient and team scrubbing.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Surgical Technologists
Assist in operations, under the supervision of surgeons, registered nurses, or other surgical personnel. May help set up operating room, prepare and transport patients for surgery, adjust lights and equipment, pass instruments and other supplies to surgeons and surgeon's assistants, hold retractors, cut sutures, and help count sponges, needles, supplies, and instruments.

Administration & Faculty

Corporate Director Student Services Cindy Corbin
Full-time Faculty 13
Student : Faculty Ratio 20 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 76 : 23
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 76
Tenure Track Faculty 15
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 7

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Selectivity Score: 22/100
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Selectivity

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

30% of students graduated on time.

38% of students graduated in six years.

64% of full time students continued studying at this school after freshman year.

Rankings

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