Option #1 In-House Payment Plan or In Full

$650 - Tuition Special

VBOP-A102 / VBOP-A103: Pharmacy Technician

Purpose: Pharmacy Technician prepares students to order, stock, package, prepare and dispense medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist. Students will prepare to take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Examinations in order to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), blending medicine, math and chemistry, our Certificate Program prepares you for the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam and the Virginia Board of Pharmacy Licensure.

Occupational Objectives: Pharmacy technicians work in the following types of pharmacies: hospitals, retail, home health care, nursing homes, clinics, nuclear medicine, and mail order. Pharmacy technicians can be employed with medical insurance companies, pharmacy software companies, drug manufacturing and wholesale companies, food processing companies, and as instructors in pharmacy technician training programs. Currently, hospital, home health care, and retail pharmacies hire the majority of technicians.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Criminal Background: Applications submitted with acknowledgement of Felony Convictions will be rejected.
  • Program Length: 14 Weeks
  • ​Program Delivery: Campus and Online 
  • ​National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health careers Association –  ExCPT
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board -Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE)

 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation. Online Program is Self Paced, however students will need to complete the entire program in a 4 month period.

$2,250

NHA-MA101 / NHA-MA102: Clinical Medical Assistant

This program is designed to provide the technical knowledge and skills, along with the practical experience, needed for employment as a Certified Medical Assistant. Working in a doctor’s office or clinic, clinical medical assistants help physicians carry out procedures, care for patients, perform simple lab tests, and administer medications. This program provides students with a comprehensive learning experience, designed to provide, through lecture and hands on instruction as well as online learning, a body systems approach to the role of the medical assistant. Lectures cover the anatomy, medical terminology and medical conditions pertaining to each body system. Our program provides hands-on training of the procedures associated with each body system. Competency is verified through a skills check-off system. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students will be eligible to take national accrediting exams offered by National Health Career Association.

Occupational Objectives:  Medical Assistant work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, urgent care centers, outpatient surgery centers and more.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national board certification exams through the National Health Careers Association
  • ​Program Length: 4.5  Months
  • ​Program Delivery:  Hybrid Program and 100% Online Program
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Career Association- Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA)

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

$850 Tuition Special (2/13 - 2/27)

NHA-E112 / NHA-E113:Phlebotomy Technician

The Phlebotomy program prepares students for entry-level employment in hospitals, medical offices, and clinics with training in blood draw and preparation/processing of blood tests. It also prepares students to take the National Certification Examination in Phlebotomy through the National Health Career Association.

Occupational Objectives: This program is designed to prepare students to take the national certification examination in phlebotomy and become licensed to perform vein puncture procedures. This program prepares the student to pursue advanced certification as a phlebotomist and member of the medical laboratory team through additional education.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • ​Program Length: 12 Weeks
  • Program Deliver: Campus  and Hybrid Program
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Careers Association – Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT)

 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

$1,150

NHA-I110 / NHA-M113: Medical Billing and Coding

This program is designed to provide the technical knowledge and skills, along with the practical experience, needed for employment as a Certified Medical Billing and Coding Specialist. Assisted by specialized computer equipment and software, medical records coders analyze and interpret the patient’s record to determine the proper standardized codes that represent the patient’s diagnosis and treatment. These codes may be used to create accurate standardized records, to maintain health statistics, or for billing purposes. The need for medical records coders will continue to increase as the health field continues to address reimbursement challenges and move toward a focus on quality improvement related to health care services. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students will be eligible to take national accrediting exams offered by National Health Career Association, AAPC and AHIMA.

Occupational Objectives:  Medical Billing and Coders work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, insurance companies, and government agencies

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national board certification exams through AAPC, AHIMA and the National Healthcareers Association
  • ​Program Length: 14 Weeks
  • Program Delivery:Delivered on Campus or Online
  • ​National Board Exams Eligibility
  • AAPC – Certified Professional Biller
  • AHIMA- Certified Coding Associate
  • National Healthcareer Association- Certified Billing & Coding Specialist

 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

$1,150

NHA-E113 / NHA-E114: EKG Technician

This Certified EKG Technician Certification Program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the National Health Career Association Certification Examination. This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, and legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography and stress testing. Additionally, students will practice with EKG equipment and perform hands on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement and other clinical practices.

 

Occupational Objectives:  EKG Techs are most often employed in hospitals. Employment opportunity is greater with other certifications like medical assisting and/or phlebotomy.

 

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national certification exam through National Healthcare Association.
  • Program Length: 15 Weeks
  • Program Delivery: Campus  and Online
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Careers Association- Certified EKG Technician (CET) 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

2019 Tuition and Fees Option #2 No Down Payment Program

Net Tuition Rate*for students electing the No Down Payment Program is based on the average market tuition cost in Virginia and through the United States $45 Per Clock Hour.  This is an extended student loan program re-payable through our 3rd Party Partner.

Clock Hours by Program

Pharmacy Tech – 50 Clock Hours

Phlebotomy- 50 Clock Hours

Clinical Medical Assistant- 120 Clock Hours

Billing & Coding Specialist- 50 Clock Hours

EKG Technician- 50 Clock Hours

National Board Exams are not included in the cost of the Tuition* for information on Board Exam Cost please visit www.nhanow.com or www.ptcb.org

National Board Examination

All Student accounts must not have any financial or document holds in order to be able to sit for the national board examination. Students with student academic progress (SAP), code of conduct violations and  non completion of certificate/diploma programs are ineligible to sit for board exams at our institution.

Repeating Courses/Program

Students that need to repeat a class due to non-passing grades, he/she will be charged a $425 course fee. (Payment Plan assistance available)

(Non-Refundable) Application Fee

A $125.00 application fee must accompany all applications for admission.

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Transcript Fee

Academic transcripts are issued by our Institute and mailed directly to the receiver upon written request. Transcript request forms can be located on our website under current students. The first transcript is free. Additional transcripts/certificate copies are $5.00 per request. Transcripts are issued when all financial obligations to this school are current.

Installment Payment Plan Arrangements

Students interested in our in house payment plan or No down payment partner student loan may apply prior to the start of a designated program. Approval of payment plans are subjected to the student’s overall ability to repay the outstanding loan over the designated payment plan schedule.