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About Altierus Career College

Altierus Career College offers a variety of programs for students looking to begin a path to a new career. This non-profit group of schools has three campuses in the southern U.S.: Tampa, FL; Norcross, GA; and Houston, TX. The career-focused programs are offered in in-demand career fields and designed to prepare you with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the workforce. Programs start every five weeks and can be completed in under a year, so you'll be able to start fast and finish fast once you decide to start this path.

Altierus offers a variety of programs in the healthcare, trades, and technology fields. Some of the program options include:

  • Computer Information Technology Diploma
  • Pharmacy Technician Diploma
  • Medical Assistant Diploma
  • Electrical Construction Technician Diploma
  • Associate of Science in Nursing
  • Surgical Technologist Associate Degree
  • Medical Billing and Coding Diploma
  • Dental Assistant
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Massage Therapy

These programs were designed to meet the standards of their respective national professional associations, and they are taught by experienced industry professionals who not only share their personal knowledge and experiences, but also provide personalized attention for all of their students. Many of the programs include hands-on training through labs or simulated work environments so you can practice your skills before you begin your career.

As an Altierus student, you can participate in professional skills development and receive career services assistance during your programs, such as participating in mock interviews or receiving help with developing your resume. Altierus Career College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

Student Testimonials

''At Altierus, I learned how to work with patients and how to do specific procedures. Every module and class had a purpose. Each of them prepared me for things I encounter daily. I love what I do and Altierus made it possible for me.''

-Whitney Boyd, Dental Assistant

Why Altierus Career College?

  • In-Demand Programs: You can choose from a variety of career-focused programs that prepare you to enter an in-demand career.
  • Flexible Start Times: Most Altierus programs start every five weeks, so instead of needing to wait for the start of a new semester, you can begin your studies as soon as you are ready.
  • Personalized Attention: The small class sizes at Altierus mean you'll have the opportunity for one-on-one attention from your instructors.
  • Student Support: From them moment you apply until graduation, you'll receive support from a team dedicated to helping you stay on track and prepare for your new career.
  • Financial Assistance: Financial aid is available to qualified students, and Altierus has several institutional-specific grants and scholarships for students, such as the Zenith Student Grant (a multimillion-dollar institutional grant program for Altierus students who demonstrate financial need) and the American Dream Scholarship.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements

Applicants to Altierus Career College must have graduated from high school diploma or earned a GED. Some programs have additional requirements.

Altierus Career College is accredited on a national level by the ACCSC

Altierus offers the following degree programs:

  1. Healthcare
    • Dental Assistant
    • Massage Therapy
    • Medical Assistant
    • Medical Billing and Coding (Diploma)
    • Nursing
    • Pharmacy Technician
    • Surgical Technology
  2. IT
    • Computer Information Technology
  3. Trades
    • Electrician
    • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Altierus offers the following campus locations: