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Excel Beyond The Classroom

Prepare for a career in the growing healthcare industry. Benefit from expert instruction, hands-on technical training, and industry standard facilities with real medical equipment at Arizona College – Glendale. We offer six allied health programs at our Glendale campus, click on one below to learn more.

Medical Assistant with Phlebotomy

(30-week undergraduate diploma program)

Dental Assistant

(38-week undergraduate diploma program)

Medical Billing and Coding

(30-week undergraduate diploma program)

Medical Assistant and Phlebotomist Allied Health training program at Arizona College.

Medical Assistant With Phlebotomy

30-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. Medical assistants can have a significant and meaningful impact on the lives of patients. Your entry into this rewarding health career begins with medical assistant training. Medical assistant responsibilities include procedures and tasks directly related to patient care, such as updating medical records, preparing medical instruments for doctors and physicians, performing clinical and administrative tasks, communicating with patients, and phlebotomist duties such as drawing blood.

Dental Assisting

38-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Glendale & Mesa campuses. The path to becoming a certified dental assistant can begin in conjunction with the Dental Assisting Training Program at Arizona College. Two of the component exams necessary for certification, Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) and Infection Control (ICE), can be completed during this program. RHS and ICE have no eligibility requirements.

Dental Assistant Allied Health training program at Arizona College in Glendale, Arizona.
Pharmacy Technician Allied Health training program at Arizona College in Glendale, Arizona.

Pharmacy Technician

34-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. When you’re deciding where and how to obtain your pharmacy technician training, you’ll want a school that offers high-quality education in the classroom, personalized support, and the opportunity to get your hands dirty with real-life experience. Being both knowledgeable and experienced will make you a top candidate for employment after you get your diploma. Arizona College’s Pharmacy Technician program gives you the best of both worlds. Not only does the program hold a strong focus on classroom education, but you’ll also receive an off-site externship following the program’s completion.

Massage Therapy

35-week undergraduate certificate program offered at our Glendale Campus. Do you enjoy making a difference in the lives of others and want to help enhance people’s health and well-being? Can you envision yourself providing therapeutic touch to others? Have you ever experienced the numerous benefits of a massage? If so, you should consider becoming a massage therapist! Arizona College offers comprehensive massage therapy training at our Glendale campus. Our hands-on massage therapy program, which takes 35 weeks and has flexible start dates, prepares you with the education and skills required for success in the field.

Massage Therapy Allied Health training program at Arizona College in Mesa, Arizona.
Medical Billing and Coding Allied Health training program at Arizona College.

Medical Billing & Coding

30-week undergraduate diploma program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. Medical Billing and Coding (or Health Information) is an exciting, fast-growing, in-demand allied health field that can allow you to enter the medical field without providing direct patient care. Arizona College’s Medical Billing & Coding diploma program features an off-campus, 5-week clinical externship that provides you with real-world experience in the field of medical information. Including the externship, the program length is approximately 30 weeks (6 quarters).

Healthcare Administration

30-week Associate’s degree program offered at our Glendale & Mesa Campuses. Arizona College’s Health Care Administration associate degree program features a comprehensive academic curriculum that includes coursework with an emphasis on management while preparing you to support the business side of a health office. Our health administration courses cover training on the computer skills required for your administrative role and are taught by experienced faculty.

Healthcare Administration Allied Health program at Arizona College in Glendale, Arizona.

Glendale Campus Information

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Just off I-17, Arizona College – Glendale is easy to find, and easy to get to, from nearly anywhere in the Phoenix metro area. Request information today to speak with a representative about one of our programs, admissions, financial aid, or a campus tour! No GED or High School diploma is required.

Dental assisting lab at Arizona College

Pharmacy student looking at pills at Arizona College

Learning CPR at Arizona College

Healthcare students studying at Arizona College

Tools for Your Success

Our Career Services team offers job search support and employment services to all Arizona College of Allied Health students and graduates, providing valuable tips and tools for:

  • Resumes and cover letters
  • Job applications
  • On-the-job success
  • Conflict resolution
  • Networking
  • Interview prep
  • Planning for your future

Receive a Tablet—and a Head Start!

Students at Arizona College – Glendale receive a Samsung Galaxy Tablet preloaded with resources that help you to complete your coursework, enrich your studies, and become the successful professional you want to be.*

Because at Arizona College, we care about more than getting you ready to graduate. We’re here to get you ready for your career.

*This offer is not available to students in the Massage Therapy or Health Care Administration programs.

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National & Programmatic Accreditation

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1 All Arizona College campuses are institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), a U.S. Department of Education-recognized national accrediting agency.

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The Pharmacy Technician program at Arizona College, Glendale is ASHP accredited. Accreditation is the act of granting credit or recognition, especially to an educational institution that maintains quality and compliance with the ASHP standards.