Healthcare

Healthcare Degrees

The healthcare industry is one of the most reliable professional fields in the nation. These programs can lead to careers that offer fulfilling responsibilities and exciting opportunities.

The healthcare industry revolves around caring for others. If you’re passionate about helping people and want to be in the middle of the action, you might be a perfect fit for a career as a healthcare professional.

Eligible Programs

Pick your program, then apply to get it paid for.

Lake Area Technical College

  • Licensed Practical Nursing – 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Med/Fire Rescue: Paramedic Option Only – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
    • Must be employed as an EMT or Paramedic to complete 3 year employment requirement.
  • Medical Lab Technician – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Paramedic – 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Registered Nurse – 1 Year Program, AAS Degree
    • Must hold active and current LPN license without restrictions. Contact school for details.

Mitchell Technical College

  • Licensed Practical Nursing – 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Medical Lab Technician – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Radiologic Technology – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Registered Nurse – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
    • Must hold active and current LPN license without restrictions. Contact school for details.

Southeast Technical College

  • Licensed Practical Nursing – 1 Year Program, Diploma
  • Invasive Cardiovascular Technology – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Registered Nurse – 1 Year Program, AAS Degree
    • Must hold active and current LPN license without restrictions. Contact school for details.
  • Surgical Technology – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Paramedic Science – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree

Western Dakota Technical Institute

  • Licensed Practical Nursing – 1.5 Year Program, Diploma
  • Medical Laboratory Technology – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Paramedic – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
  • Registered Nurse – 1.5 Year Program, AAS Degree
    • Must hold active and current LPN license without restrictions. Contact school for details.
  • Surgical Technology – 2 Year Program, AAS Degree
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Additional Programs

Agriculture

A degree in agriculture can take you just about anywhere in the industry. You can work inside or outside doing anything from teaching and research to working with animals.

Automotive

For people who enjoy cars, working with their hands and solving problems, a career as an automotive technician can really drive your future.

Building Trades / Construction

A degree or certification in the construction trades can lead to employment as a construction manager, cost estimator or building inspector.

Energy Technician

Careers waiting for you include renewable energy technician, wind turbine installer, solar electricity system installer and more.

Engineering Technician

Engineering technicians can work in several specialized areas, including electrical and electronics engineering or civil engineering.

Healthcare

Technical colleges offer a variety of healthcare-related programs including Nursing, Med/Fire Rescue, Technicians and Paramedics.

Information Technology / Computer Information Systems

Focus on utilizing technology to help businesses run as efficiently as possible.

Precision Manufacturing

Precision machinists may work in the computer, automotive, agriculture or other industries—including manufacturing plants, machine shops and inspection organizations.

Welding

Welders specialize in fabricating products by joining together materials like steel, brass and aluminum. Welding skills can be applied to manufacturing, construction, the creative arts and more.

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