University description (as per official university website)
More than 50,000 students have graduated from Apollo College in the past 30 years. Students come from all different places and backgrounds, each bringing unique experiences and setting individual goals for the future. The diversity of our students enhances the learning environment by promoting a wide array of perspectives and insights, all contributing to the educational experience.
At Apollo College, we provide practical, real-world education to our students. Our specially designed degree and diploma programs are offered through classes that promote individual attention and encourage lively interaction. Our faculty include experienced professionals, who share the knowledge and expertise they've gained through years of practice in the medical field. Our faculty create an atmosphere for students to receive the best practical, hands-on experience, and encourage them to "learn by doing" in lab work, classroom exercises and clinical practice. In addition, we constantly update our curriculum and facilities to ensure that our students receive the skills and training they need to be successful in their work environments.
Apollo College affords equal treatment and opportunity to all persons and prohibits discrimination based on race, creed, color, gender, religion, age, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, or medical condition, such as a physical or mental disability, in any of its functions or activities, including employment, educational programs and services, admissions, and financial aid.
The mission of the College is to prepare graduates to become health care professionals with the knowledge and skill necessary to assume entry-level positions in the health care industry.
At Apollo College, we are proud of our long and distinguished history in health care education and take pride in the success we have helped our graduates achieve. We are totally committed to helping our students advance in the fields of their choice. By virtue of our accreditation and our respected reputation for educating highly skilled professionals, Apollo College has developed strong, ongoing partnerships with employers in the health care industry. Our graduates are actively recruited by leading medical organizations, corporations and institutions. And our Career Services Department has established an extremely high rate of success, working with students to identify and pursue positions that match their career development goals.
One of our primary goals is to select and accept only those students that share the philosophy we have: "Successful training can lead to a positive and successful career." By adhering to this philosophy in our admissions process we ensure the integrity and caliber of the learning experience for all our students.
Healthcare programs offered at the Albuquerque, New Mexico Campus of Apollo College include dental assisting, Fitness Training, massage therapy, medical administrative assisting, medical assisting, medical billing and coding, nursing, and pharmacy technology/pharmacy assistant/pharmacy tech.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Medical Administrative Assisting
Medical Billing and Coding