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[QUIZ]: Which Cosmetology Job is Right for You?

Which Cosmetology Job is Right For You? You got beauty on the brain and on the social feeds. But with all of the stylish career paths to take, which cosmetology job is a flawless fit for you? Will you nail it as a manicure technician? Maybe you’re a shear genius when it comes to trims! Take our 5-minute quiz to …

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Corpus Christi Map & City Guide!

When you think of Texas, what might come to mind is cowboy hats, boots and tacos; however, you have not experienced all that the great state has to offer until you have seen a Corpus Christi beach. In case you forgot that Texas is a coastal state, South Texans and tourists alike enjoy their share of surf and sand and …

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What Kind of Welding Supplies Do I Need? [VIDEO]

SCI: What do you want new welders who are just starting out to know in regards to getting ‘geared up’ with welding supplies? Christopher Kish (CK): Look for quality equipment rather than flashy. Some quality name brands to start with are DeWalt, Milwaukee, Radnor, and Lincoln Electric. Airgas is a great company to start with and SCI welding students receive …

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Why I Love SCI Texas

Nicolette – Medical Assistant – SCI Austin Keshia – Medical Assistant – SCI Austin Cynthia – Pharmacy Tech – SCI Corpus Christi -Wayne “Scott” GreeneWayne Greene – Director of Education – SCI Corpus Christi Wayne Greene – Director of Education – SCI Corpus Christi Jennifer – Medical Assistant – SCI Pharr -Albert HuangAlbert Huang – Gen Ed Instructor – SCI …

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What is a CNA Salary Compared to a Caregiver’s Wages?

Promise Nyong had two graduations to look forward to—his high school’s, and his certified nurse aide program (CNA) with Southern Careers Institute’s San Antonio South campus. The five-week long program is designed to give students the hands-on-training they need in basic nursing and health and social service needs as well as CPR. These are essential skills one needs to excel …

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Trade Schools in Texas Pitch In to Help Corpus Christi

They warned students to head home and stay safe for the wild, windy, and wet weekend ahead. No one knew quite what to expect–a little rainfall at best and a Stage 4 hurricane at worst. Well the worst is what they got and even as the storm moved north, Southern Careers Institute Corpus Christi, roughly 10 miles from the Gulf …

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Shelly: A Cardiology Medical Assistant Hired for her Heart

SCI: When did you graduate from Southern Careers Institute in Corpus Christi? Shelly: I graduated May 19th [2017]. Just recently! SCI: Tell me about what was going on in your life when you decided to go through the SCI medical assistant program? Shelly: Basically what got me to come back to school and go into the medical field was because …

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How to Use Excel Basics: 4 Tips to Boost Your Hirability

We’ve all been there: you’re trying to get a task done quickly–say you’re planning for a party or you are evaluating products in a side-by-side comparison to see what the best option is for price and benefits. Something that you would like to get squared away sooner than later. You open up a spreadsheet to input some data and then …

How much could I make as a Medical Assistant?

Do you have a passion for helping people? Do you also have an interest in understanding health and recognize how small actions make a big impact when it comes to living better, longer lives? If so, a career as a medical assistant could be for you. But what do medical assistants do? Are there different types of Medical Assistants? And …