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Valley College - Cleveland, Ohio

Accredited…Accelerated…Accessible

Like all Valley College locations, our accredited Cleveland campus offers small, specialized, accelerated classes where students can receive personalized instruction. Industry-current computers and software are available to all students to best prepare them for the needs of our hiring employers. And Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.

Why Valley College?

We know that our success is measured by your success. Our worth is based on helping students build brighter futures through focused career training and access to resources to improve their lives.

No one can guarantee to get you a job, but we’re committed to your long-term success and will work with you one-on-one to provide ongoing support from the first day until you launch your new career.

  • Career-Focused Training - Because You Don’t Have Time to Spend Years in School - Valley College programs are designed to provide the relevant, up-to-date skills employers are looking for in viable career fields. Programs range from 9 month diploma programs to 34 month Bachelor Degrees. As a Valley student all of your time will be spent on relevant skills you’ll actually use on the job.
  • Accessible – Financial Aid - Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
  • Frequent Start Dates for a Quick Road to Success - Classes start as often as every three weeks. There’s no need to wait around for months, or feel rushed to get things organized under time pressure. We can help you get organized to start classes whenever you’re ready.
  • Convenient Schedules – On-Campus & Online Training Options - On campus or Online, get the skills you need to get ahead in a flexible format that fits your lifestyle.
  • Employer-influenced programs to increase your job prospects - We constantly survey our employers and make adjustments to the curriculum to make sure we are preparing you to meet market needs.
  • A Culture of Caring - At Valley, you’ll never feel like a number. We believe in the power of community, and we surround ourselves with staff and faculty who go above and beyond to provide the level of attention you need, when you need it.

Available Programs

  • Business Administration - Associate of Applied Business
    Business, Marketing, and Communication

    Our 16-Month Business Administration Associate’s degree program is designed specifically for entrepreneurial, business-minded individuals, and can be completed entirely Online.
    Students in this program enjoy the flexibility and convenience of distance learning, combined with the structure and support of a traditional classroom. Get the skills you need to advance professionally, without compromising your current job or other responsibilities.

    The program includes the practical experience and the up-to-date skills it takes to be competitive in today’s job market. You can participate in exercises and receive industry-relevant instruction in a wide variety of important areas, including:

    • Accounting & Bookkeeping
    • Business Law & Ethics
    • Computer Operations & Applications
    • Effective Writing
    • Business Math
    • Principles of Management
    • Human Resources Management
    • Marketing & Sales
    • Advertising
    • General Psychology
    • Customer Service
    • Communication

    Whether you have previous business experience and are looking to advance, or you are new to the field and looking to get your start, these programs will give you the business fundamentals and practical career development skills it takes to succeed.

  • Cybersecurity - Occupational Associate of Science
    Computer, Information, and Technology

    Our Cybersecurity Associate’s degree is a 15-month program that allows you to gain the necessary skills to pursue a career in many different IT-related positions in a short amount of time.

    The Cybersecurity Training program is designed to provide you with the practical experience and up-to-date skills needed to be competitive in today’s job market. You will receive industry-relevant instruction and real-life exercises in a wide variety of important areas related to Cybersecurity, including:

    • Creating, supporting, and securing various types of networks and systems.
    • Design, implement and integrate cyber controls to protect both on-premise wired and wireless networks as well as data and systems in the cloud.
    • Working through complex technological challenges facing many industries today.
    • Creating project outlines that focus on building solutions that meet the needs of consumers and individuals alike.
    • You will also be exposed to the latest hacking threats and security challenges, as well as the skills you need to combat these Cybersecurity threats and challenges.

    Whether you have computer security experience and are looking to advance, or you’re new to the field and looking to get your start, our associate’s curriculum will provide the practical skills it takes to succeed as a Cybersecurity professional.

  • Medical Front Office, Billing and Coding - Diploma
    Medical Administration

    The Valley College Online Medical Front Office, Billing & Coding program provides the hands-on training, practical experience and professional support it takes to pursue a rewarding career helping others.

    This career-focused program includes guided instruction in a wide variety of important medical administration areas, including:

    • Basic Medical Coding
    • Medical Insurance and Billing
    • Medical Records Management
    • Computer Applications Medical
    • Basic Anatomy
    • Medical Terminology
    • Basic Medical Office Procedures

    Graduates feel fully prepared to move into any medical front office or billing & coding setting after gaining practical experience and guided instruction from instructors who have worked in the field.

  • Health Services Administration - Associate of Applied Business
    Medical Administration

    Our 16-month online Health Services Administration Associate’s program is designed for individuals interested in getting the skills it takes to manage healthcare departments or facilities, without the commitment to a traditional classroom schedule.

    The Health Services Administration curriculum is designed around a base of courses from our popular Medical Front Office, Billing & Coding, and Medical Administrative Assistant Programs to provide a strong foundation in medical knowledge and related medical software.

    You can learn:

    • Basic Anatomy
    • Medical Terminology
    • Basic Medical Office Procedures
    • Medical Insurance Administration and Billing
    • Medical Records Management
    • Computer Applications Medical
    • Healthcare Delivery in the United States
    • Essentials of Healthcare Compliance
    • Healthcare Management and Administration
    • Healthcare Customer Relations and Outcomes
    • Medical Assisting – Front Office

    These practical business skills were tested and proven in real-world scenarios so that you will have the awareness of the common challenges faced by various medical organizations.

  • Medical Clinical Assistant - Diploma
    Medicine and Health Care

    The Medical Clinical Assistant Training Program provides the skills and training it takes to become a qualified healthcare professional. Graduates of this program are prepared to work in a variety of interesting medical environments including hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, and home health care.

    Using a blend of hands-on training, practical experience and guidance from real healthcare professionals, this program allows you to pursue a rewarding medical position, without spending years in school.

    Course content includes:

    • Front Office Duties
    • Medical Terminology
    • Computer Applications
    • Basic Medical Office Procedures
    • Anatomy & Physiology
    • Medical Records Management

    Plus, you’ll receive practical instruction in pharmacology and phlebotomy (drawing blood).

    As a successful graduate, you’ll feel confident and fully prepared to move into any Medical Clinical Assisting environment after gaining so much focused training and support during your program.

    Medical Assisting is a hands-on job. There’s no better way to learn than by actually working side-by-side with doctors and other medical professionals in a real healthcare setting.

    As a student in this program, you have the opportunity to complete a supervised Clinical Externship. Externships are an excellent way to get a feel for your new career, gain real-world job experience and make valuable industry contacts before you graduate.

  • Veterinary Assistant - Diploma
    Medicine and Health Care

    When you enroll in Valley College’s Veterinary Assistant program, you will be preparing yourself for an exciting new career. Our qualified instructors come to class with real-world experience and a working knowledge of the field. Their skills will teach you how to become a Vet Assistant.

    In the Veterinary Assistant Program you can learn a variety of topics that include fundamental animal care procedures and practices, collection and preparation of laboratory samples, how to administer medication, key office procedures and medical records management procedures, client communication, preventative animal health care, animal behavior and restraint, veterinary medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and essential safety precautions and procedures in the veterinary workplace. Here are some of the courses you can take:

    • Veterinary Terminology
    • Biology
    • Veterinary Medical Office Procedures
    • Veterinary Anatomy & Physiology
    • Avian, Exotic & Small Mammal Procedures
    • Veterinarian Career Development
    • Small Animal Theory
    • Large Animal Theory

    Students in the Veterinary Assistant program also have the opportunity to become nationally certified. Graduates of our program may choose to further their credentials by taking the Approved Veterinary Assistant (AVA) exam. This credential will add value to your diploma and allow you to demonstrate your qualifications to potential employers.

  • Medical Administrative Assistant - Diploma
    Medicine and Health Care

    The 9-month Medical Administrative Assistant program from Valley College is offered entirely Online. You get the technical skills and practical industry knowledge it takes to pursue a rewarding career, in a convenient and flexible format that fits your life.

    Medical Front Office professionals, sometimes called Medical Office Assistants, perform administrative and clerical tasks to keep the offices of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and other health practitioners as well as hospitals, clinics and similar healthcare facilities running smoothly.

    If you are organized, enjoy helping others, and are interested in a professional medical office career (without spending years in school), Medical Administrative Assisting could be a rewarding opportunity.

Accreditation

Online programs are offered via NC-SARA (National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements) through Valley College Martinsburg, West Virginia for its Cleveland, Ohio branch campus.

Valley College Cleveland Campus is approved by the Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools, Certificate #2142.

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