Division of Nursing and Allied Health

Students are admitted to South Texas College through the provisions of Board Policy 3200. General admission to the College does not imply admission to all programs of the College.

The Nursing and Allied Health Division offers Selective Programs with application requirements. Application requirements are included in the description of each program. In addition, some Selective Programs have a Competitive Entry selection process based on a competitive point system.

Selective Programs

Emergency Medical Technology

  • EMT-Basic (Certificate)
  • EMT-Intermediate (Certificate)
  • EMT-Paramedic (Certificate)
  • EMT-Paramedic (Associate of Applied Science)

Health and Medical Administrative Services

  • Electronic Health Record Specialist (Certificate)
  • Medical Coding Specialist (Certificate)
  • Medical Information/Transcription Specialist (Certificate)
  • Health Information Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

Medical Assistant Technology

  • Medical Assistant Technology (Certificate)
  • Medical Office Specialist (Certificate)
  • Medical Assistant Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

Patient Care Assistant

  • Patient Care Assistant (Certificate)

Pharmacy Technology

  • Pharmacy Technology (Certificate)
  • Pharmacy Technology (Associate of Applied Science)

Selective Programs - Competitive Entry

The following Selective Programs have a competitive entry selection process based on a competitive point system.

Associate Degree Nursing

  • Associate Degree Nursing (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Associate Degree Nursing: LVN-RN Transition Option (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Associate Degree Nursing: EMT Paramedic to RN Track (Associate of Applied Science)

Diagnostic Imaging

  • Radiologic Technology (Associate of Applied Science)
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Advanced Technical Certificate)

Occupational Therapy Assistant

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant (Associate of Applied Science)

Physical Therapist Assistant

  • Physical Therapist Assistant (Associate of Applied Science)

Respiratory Therapy

  • Respiratory Therapy (Associate of Applied Science)

Vocational Nursing

  • Vocational Nursing (Certificate)