The Workforce Development division at Nunez Community College has partnered with CareerStep, a leading online healthcare training provider.
New non-credit training programs are now available online covering 18 career paths in the expanding allied health field. Programs are self-paced and can be completed in a few weeks or up to a year. Choose to study Medical Billing and Coding, Veterinary Assistant, Healthcare IT Professional, and many more. Several programs include onsite externships including Medical Assistant, Dental Assistant, and Pharmacy Technician. All programs include national certification vouchers and up to $400 towards a laptop. Training is 100% online (except externships), includes all materials (such as kits and textbooks) needed for completion, and range from $1,999 to $3,999. Additional Louisiana College partners include Louisiana State University (LSU), LSU-Alexandria, LSU-Shreveport, University of Lafayette, and South Louisiana Community College.
This exciting partnership provides the local workforce with a low-cost pathway into the growing healthcare sector with short-term training that can lay the foundation for a long term career.
About Nunez Community College
Nunez Community College is a student-centered institution that delivers relevant and innovative curriculum integrating the arts, sciences, and humanities leading to academic credentials and workforce opportunities. Nunez serves a vital role in the community by engaging with partners to support student success and personal growth. Founded in 1992, Nunez Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees, certificates, and diplomas. Nunez is located at 3710 Paris Road, Chalmette, LA. For more information, visit www.nunez.edu.