Don’t give up, it’s never to late!

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No one would tell you that it’s too late to improve your financial standing.  No one would tell you that it’s too late to improve your happiness.  It’s never too late for school!  The side effects of going to college are more money, some new friends, and more possibilities for a happier life. Start the rest of your life the right way.

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Taxes Reminding You, You Could Make More?

There is nothing like tax season to remind you how much money you wish you could be making.

Fortunately for you, here at National Career College we are affordable and your education can help you get the paycheck you’re looking for.

Believe in yourself and invest in yourself by taking the jump into higher education. Flexible hours for classes and a great learning environment are two essential ingredients for success: the third is YOU.

Contact us today for more information about enrollment. 

What is a Dental Lab Technician?

ADA logoIf you are looking to begin a lucrative new career, you will probably do some research into the available options. If you’ve made it to our website, there is a good chance that you are considering a career as a Dental Lab Technician.

Before making an appointment to speak with one of our administrators or counselors, take a look at the duties, career advantages, and earning potential as defined by the American Dental Association. If you like what you see, contact us to find out what the next step is.

Learning to Have Patience with Patients

Doctor with PatientWhile you are at National Career College training for your career in the medical field, you will find that one of the most important traits you can exhibit is patience. Whether you are dealing with another employee or a patient, staying calm and showing compassion will go a long way.

Of course, you will run into people, especially patients, who will make you want to scream out in frustration. It is ESPECIALLY important to treat these people with grace and kindness, because there is a good chance that they will continue to be difficult if you fight them. Continue reading

ADA Press Release About Patient Safety

ADA press releaseToday, the American Dental Association reported the first confirmed case of a patient transmitting hepatitis C to another patient. The news is very troubling and serves as a reminder that patient safety is of the utmost importance.

Although this situation is completely atypical, it is still important that you review your procedures to ensure you are following proper protocol as defined by the CDC’s guidelines.

Read the ADA’s statement in its entirety for more details.

Improve Your Life & Make a Career Change by Attending NCC

StudyingIt happens to everyone. You get hired into an available position with no plans to stay there long-term, and five, ten, fifteen, or twenty years later you are still employed.

Maybe you love the job, or maybe you just tolerate it. Maybe you enjoy your co-workers and customers. Perhaps it is the comfortable routine that you appreciate. Whatever the reason, you know deep down that you are not fulfilling your potential or earning enough money, but it is just easier to stick with what you are doing than to try something new. Continue reading

Career Spotlight: Healthcare Administration Training Program

In our previous blog, we covered the other three career training programs offered at NCC, so it seems fitting to discuss the remaining one today: Healthcare Administration.

What are the responsibilities of this job?

Health care administrators are generally in charge of the other medical office assistants, acting as a supervisor. This includes managing health information systems, filing patient paperwork, doing front desk duties, communicating with insurance companies, maintaining financial records, and keeping other workers on task. Continue reading

Medical Office Education

National Career College In-Depth Training Medical Field

At National Career College in Los Angeles, we have specialists who provide career training in the medical and dental fields. These positions do not require a PhD or graduate degree for employment, but having job-specific training will greatly increases your odds of getting hired.

Here are the professions in which we train students, along with a brief description of each: Continue reading

New NCC Website

National Career College Updates Website – New Features for Better User Experience

National Career College has a brand new website designed to make it easier for students to enroll and review general course catalogs.

NCC offers career training programs to students in Los Angeles in the fields of dental lab assistant, medical assistant, and medical office specialist. These are in-demand professions with benefits, good pay, and advancement opportunities. Our professors will give you the skills needed to gain employment in these excellent positions. Continue reading