Health Careers

School of Health Careers

Associate of Applied Science and Certificate Programs

The School of Health Careers offers certificates and degrees in eight different healthcare programs. We pride ourselves in giving our students a connected experience in our state-of-the-art facilities while partnering with local hospitals to provide our students a well-rounded experience. 

  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Nursing (ADN, LVN)
  • Pharmacy Technology
  • Radiologic Technology
  • Respiratory Care
  • Surgical Technology

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View the School of Health Careers Policies & Procedures Manual, Program Admission Criteria, Student Accident Policy, Background Checks, Drug Screening Policy and other important information. 

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Health Pathways

Pathways are tools to help students stay on track and complete a program of study. Please refer to the catalog and speak with a Success Coach regarding major and core electives.

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Diagnostic Medical Sonography

In this two-year program you will learn to use specialized equipment to make images of structures inside the human body using sound waves. Earn an Associate in Applied Science degree and meet the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography’s requirements to become certified.

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Emergency Medical Services

Be a EMT or paramedic. Become part of a pre-hospital healthcare team treating patients in emergency situations with hands-on experience. Our program works in cooperation with Lufkin and Nacogdoches hospitals, Nacogdoches County EMS, the City of Lufkin Fire Department/EMS and Allegiance EMS Livingston.

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Earn a certificate in vocational nursing (VN) or earn an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) at Angelina College all while being instructed by our highly experienced health care professionals. Speak with a responsive advisor today.

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Pharmacy Technology

Learn the skills in a class environment while participating in simulated training to equip students to assist pharmacists and patients. Earn a certificate or an Associate of Applied Science degree in Pharmacy Technology. The Pharmacy Technology program is accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

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Radiologic Technology

Learn to be a radiologic technologists through classroom, technical courses, and clinical experiences in a two-year cooperative program with area hospitals. Earn an associate in applied science degree and become eligible to be certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. 

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Respiratory Care

This hands on two-year program will provide skills for direct patient contact with treating breathing issues. Earn an Associate in Applied Science degree in Respiratory Care; qualify to take both the entry-level Certified Respiratory Therapist and advanced Registered Respiratory Therapist examinations. This program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.

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Surgical Technology

Want to work in surgery? Learn to become an integral member of the surgical team that delivers patient care before, during, and following surgery through classroom and hands-on clinical training. Learn sterile and aseptic techniques, surgical procedures and implementation of surgical instrumentation and technologies to facilitate a physician during invasive and diagnostic procedures. Earn a Associate of Applied Science Degree at Angelina College. 

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