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Rio Grande Valley Map & Cities Guide!

The Rio Grande Valley gets its name from the Rio Grande River which separates the great state of Texas and neighboring Mexico. It is the southernmost tip of Texas and is one of the fastest growing regions of the United States (Valley Central). It is a hub for healthcare, manufacturing, shipping and farming. Meanwhile, tourists and locals alike flock to …

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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 …

Looking for Career Opportunities? Stacked Certifications Opens Doors

Claudia Morales never set out to be a teacher. She was working as a medical assistant for over 12 years, working in the hospital in pediatrics as well as an EKG tech, but she longed to gain some additional knowledge. She enrolled in Southern Careers Institute’s online medical billing & coding program and while doing so, discovered a new passion–educating …

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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 …

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HVAC Tech Salary – How Much Does A Tech Make in TX?

HVAC tech salary–Google only gets you so far. Daryn was bouncing around from job-to-job. Retail, fast-food, you name it. “Nothing was really sticking to me.” He said. Daryn probably typed in “HVAC tech salary in Texas” into his phone and he could see some statistics which we will show you below, but until you meet someone that is doing the …

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 …

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How much could I make as an Administrative Assistant?

“No one is more cherished in this world than someone who lightens the burden of another.” -Joseph Addison Do you have a passion for helping people get things done better and faster? Does it bore you to think about doing the same task day-in and day-out–taking orders and flipping burgers; or answering and making the same calls again and again? …

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SCItv: Spring Break Highlight Reel [VIDEO]

Just because it’s Spring Break, doesn’t mean the SCI action stops. Click to watch the latest episode of SCItv where we shoot hoops and keep you in the loop on all the campus happenings. [Transcribed below] Hey guys!  I’m Alison, Community Manager for SCI here and this week on SCItv we’re giving you the highlights reel from Spring Break and Student …

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Is There Such A Thing As “Free” Medical Billing Training?

Free medical billing training may sound appealing, but it comes at a cost! The idea of free medical billing training is instantly appealing, especially to students on a budget who want to enter a lucrative and interesting career in health care. However, whereas it is relatively easy to find free education, this does not necessarily make free courses a good …