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Medical assisting program student Jonathan Holland

Passion for helping others leads student to Medical Assistant program

by Nyla on April 17, 2017

Jonathan Holland had not considered a career as a Medical Assistant until he spent a few years at his wife Angelica’s side during her frequent doctor’s appointments. “After all the things we had to learn about her medical conditions, that’s when I really developed a desire to become a Medical Assistant,” he says. “It helped

Posted in Medical Assisting / Student Spotlights / Visalia

Sheriff Mims visits Madera campus

Fresno County Sheriff shares wisdom with Business and Medical program students

by Nyla on April 10, 2017

On April 3, Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims spoke to more than 50 Business and Medical program students, staff and faculty on the Madera campus about her career in law enforcement and the importance of education and motivation in pursuit of life and career goals. “It was really insightful,” says Medical Office Administration student Mercedes Reyes.

Posted in Madera / News and Events

Graduate of business program

Is Business Right for Me?

by Susie on April 5, 2017

Are you considering a career in business, but unsure if business is a good fit for you? Many soon-to-be students have wondered the same thing. “Business” seems like such a broad field, and you may wonder what you’ll actually end up doing after you graduate from a business program. The good news: Business is a

Posted in Business Administration / Business Programs

San Joaquin Valley College Student learning the fundamental skills in a business administration program

What Do You Learn in Business Administration?

by Susie on March 30, 2017

Are you considering a career in business? If your answer is “yes,” then you may find yourself researching Business Administration programs. But what exactly is Business Administration, and what will you learn in this program? We’ve put together an overview of what you can expect to learn in a Business Administration program. Read on to

Posted in Business Administration

Health care jobs in California

Best Health Care Jobs in California That Don’t Require a Four-Year Degree [INFOGRAPHIC]

by SJVC on March 28, 2017

According to the Public Policy Institute of California, the state is expected to have a shortage of more than 1.5 million health care workers by 2025¹. Most of these jobs are support positions that require some college or vocational training, but less than a bachelor’s degree — which is good news for anyone looking to

Posted in Medical Programs / Online Program

San Joaquin Valley College Student discusses the differences between a Business Administration and Business Management Degree

Business Administration vs Business Management

by Susie on March 23, 2017

For those considering a career in business, you may wonder what the difference is between studying business administration and business management. Both options teach students fundamental subjects in the beginning. Once students get further along in their education, however, they will study different aspects of business from either an administrative or management perspective. For those

Posted in Business Administration / Business Programs

SJVC Modesto is now training students in an electrician program.

Electrician program launches at SJVC’s Modesto campus

by Nyla on March 22, 2017

We have exciting news for those interested in becoming an electrician and who would like to complete their training near Modesto, California: Starting May 15th, SJVC’s Modesto campus will offer a 9-month Electrical Technology (ET) certificate program – a promising career training option to many who are eager to develop expertise in this popular field.

Posted in Electrical Technology / Modesto / News and Events