Healthcare occupations make up 10 of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the United States. Cerro Coso Community College can prepare you for one of today's most in-demand careers in healthcare. Our professional training includes real-world experience in a medical environment that provides students with the skills they need for immediate employment. The College offers classes in certified nurse's aide, home health aide, administrative medical and clinical medical assisting. Career paths are abundant and diverse in the healthcare industry. Explore the opportunities at Cerro Coso Community College today!
- Certified Nurses Aide
- Home Health Aide
- Administrative Medical Assistant
- Clinical Medical Assistant
Career Paths: Graduates often start their health careers as a CNA, then complete their LVN training at CCCC. Many continue to obtain their RN license.
The top two fastest growing occupations are Home Health Aide and Personal Care Aide, both expected to grow by approximately 70% by 2020. Healthcare support occupations gained 466,500 new jobs from 2006 to 2010 and are projected to grow 34.5% by 2020. Source: US Department of Labor, US Bureau of Labor Statistics, January 2012 Monthly Labor Review