We take YOU and your goals for success seriously at Beckfield College from the minute you first enter one of our campuses or online. We help you every step of the way, beginning with a personal interview, through financial aid, during your academic studies, and finally achieving career goals upon graduation. We get to know all of our students - by name, face and professional aspirations.
Beckfield College has been successfully helping individuals start or change their career through education for more than 25 years. With campuses located in Florence, Kentucky and Tri-County Cincinnati, Ohio and online, our entire mission is built and designed with our students in mind. We provide academic excellence for students of all ages, backgrounds and diverse needs.
Why Beckfield College?
- Small Campus Feel - On-Campus
- One on One Financial Aid Assistance
- Lifetime Career Services
- Flexible Class Scheduling
Beckfield offers Bachelor's or Associate degrees, along with Diplomas or Certificates, in the following areas of study:
(*upon licensure) Programs vary by location
• Business Administration
• Computer Network Administration (authorized Microsoft IT Academy)
Have you thought about a career in technology? Beckfield College's networking program is designed to give students an understanding of installing, configuring, supporting, troubleshooting, and maintaining network operations and security. Along with the concentrated networking courses, students also take a number of courses in humanities, social science, and mathematics to develop marketable skills. Beckfield College is a Microsoft IT Academy. Act now!
• Criminal Justice
Are you interested in law enforcement, security or public service? The field of criminal justice may be for you! Beckfield College Criminal Justice programs focus on leadership, integrity and discipline in every part of its curriculum. Students receive top-notch educational offerings from faculty still working in the field, along with the newest technology available, including a hands-on crime lab and Firearms Training Simulator (FATS). The FATS Simulator generates real-life experiences through state-of-the-art virtual technology and provides the most advanced hands-on, safe firearms training possible. As of November 2012, Beckfield College is the only college in the Greater Cincinnati area to offer this technology at multiple locations.
• Dental Assisting
Train for a career that brings a smile to your face and many others as a dental assistant. In as little as a year, you can develop the skills necessary to help people take care of their dental health. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment in this field is expected to grow by 31% between 2010 - 2030. Dental Assistants perform hands on duties, taking casts and impressions of teeth, taking and processing x-rays, sterilizing, storing and managing instrument inventory, providing chair-side assistance to dentists during procedures, and more. You could be on your way to a new career in less than a year. Why wait?
• Health Information Technology
Want to get into a healthcare field but like the office and technology side of things better than clinical work? The field of billing, coding, and health information technology is ripe with opportunity. Federal government mandates have generated a high demand for trained professionals in the field of health information technology, including medical administrative assistants, front office coordinators, medical receptionists, insurance and billing specialists, coding specialists, and insurance auditors. Upon completion of the program, you will be better prepared to sit for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) examination through the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Get started today and on your way to a career in the healthcare field!
• Hospitality Administration
Careers in hospitality include hotels and resorts, cruise ships, casinos and restaurants! Sounds exciting, right? Why not check it out? Hospitality is the business of managing hotels, travel and tourism, entertainment, and people. Along with the concentrated hospitality management courses, students also take a number of general education, business, and management courses to develop very marketable skills. Learn more today and contact us!
• Legal Nurse Consulting
If you are an RN and ready for new challenges, consider becoming a Legal Nurse Consultant.
Combining your nursing expertise with a paralegal certificate opens doors to expand your career in the legal field, government entities, business and industry or as an independent consultant. Legal professionals seeking legal nurse consultants recognize the expertise of RN-licensed nurses with the medical and legal education, training and experience necessary to give them advice on medical matters in a legal setting. Beckfield College paralegal programs are approved by the American Bar Association (ABA), the pinnacle of success in the legal industry. As of May 2012, this highlights Beckfield College as the only post-secondary school in Northern Kentucky and one of only three institutions in Greater Cincinnati with ABA approved paralegal programs. Find out more about this opportunity for you today.
• Medical Assisting
Are you ready for a career in healthcare? Medical Assisting combines administrative duties with clinical duties such as drawing blood, obtaining a blood pressure and assisting a physician with procedures. This program offers a variety of opportunity for growth within the healthcare industry. The diploma level gets you in the door and the Associate degree level prepares you to sit for the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) examination. Check it out now. What do you have to lose?
• Medical Massage Therapy
Medical Massage Therapy may be the perfect answer for you - it can provide you a career with many opportunities, some include healthcare facilities, spas or even as a business owner! It's one of the oldest, respected professions on earth, and our curriculum focuses on the latest methods. You'll receive professional instruction in massage fundamentals, anatomy, and hands-on techniques which include Swedish, deep tissue, and neuromuscular therapy. Training is accompanied by extensive supervised clinical practice. Sound like the career for you? Contact us now to get more information!
• Medical Office Technology
Want to get your foot in the door of the healthcare industry but don't want to work with the clinical aspects? This program provides you with the strong office skills needed in a healthcare environment. You will learn about patient scheduling, insurance verification and medical records processing. Are you ready to stop the dead end jobs and get a career going?
• Nursing (LPN*, LPN to RN*, RN*, RN to BSN)
Are you ready to put your desire to help people to work and be a part of the healthcare profession as a nurse? Our healthcare system relies on the passionate and highly trained care from nurses. At Beckfield College, we offer the steps to build your nursing career, and without a waiting list for nursing classes and clinicals! We build the clinicals into our programs so once you begin your nursing studies at Beckfield College, you know when you will finish! NCLEX first time pass rates for Beckfield College nursing graduates are consistently above the national average. (Based on rates published by the Kentucky Board of Nursing. Rates for Ohio are not yet available.) We have nursing graduates working in hospitals and healthcare facilities throughout Greater Cincinnati. Are you ready to join them?
• Paralegal Studies (approved by the American Bar Association)
Are you interested in the law? Paralegals play a vital role in our complex legal system by supporting lawyers. Beckfield College paralegal programs are approved by the American Bar Association (ABA), the pinnacle of success in the legal industry. As of May 2012, this highlights Beckfield College as the only post-secondary school in Northern Kentucky and one of only three institutions in Greater Cincinnati with ABA approved paralegal programs.
• Personal Training
Are you passionate about fitness and helping people? You can take these qualities and enjoy a career in Personal Training with an education from Beckfield College. The in-depth personal training program prepares you to sit for the American Council on Exercise (ACE) certification. ACE sets the standards in the industry. With the education and certification, you will be prepared to work in commercial sports or fitness centers, community centers, corporate wellness programs and more. You could even start your own private personal training business, providing the flexibility to work part or full time. Get started today to find out how we can help you jump start a career in Personal Training!
Beckfield College's Paralegal Studies programs are approved by the American Bar Association (ABA). This distinction highlights the College as the only post-secondary school in Northern Kentucky and one of three in Cincinnati, OH with ABA approved paralegal programs (as of May 2012).
Beckfield College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). Academics are offered at campuses in Florence, Kentucky and Tri-County Cincinnati, Ohio. The Florence, KY Campus is licensed by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education. The Tri-County Cincinnati, OH Campus is approved by the Ohio Board of Career Colleges and Schools. (OH reg #08-05-1857T) Beckfield College is authorized by The Indiana Board for Proprietary Education.
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