Why Prism?

Close up of a nurse in a medical building hallway. She has a stethoscope around her neck.
Prism students receive real-world clinical training to prepare for successful medical careers

What Makes Prism Different?

Our reputation depends on your success. That’s the Prism difference.

Students who attend and graduate from Prism Career Institute are sought after in the marketplace. That’s because we help you develop the specialized knowledge and skills that make you a better candidate for the jobs that are in high demand in the medical field. Prism graduates excel – and that is a reflection of our 100% commitment to your success.

Our programs are 100% medical focused.

Many career training schools offer a range of programs in multiple fields. Because we focus exclusively on medical, we provide our students with the specialized knowledge, skills, and training that prepares our graduates for a strong, successful medical career in as little as 6 months.*

We are committed to helping you become certified and licensed.

The indications of a quality medical education are when graduates pass post-graduate examinations entitling them to receive state licenses and certifications. At Prism, you’ll participate in courses that will thoroughly prepare you for the examination needed for a job in the medical field. We take pride in you and you’ll take pride in your Prism experience when you’ve achieved your educational goals and set off on your new career path.

We’re affordable and we have a caring financial aid process.

Education is an investment in you. That means what you put into it will grow way beyond what you originally spent. We take pride in keeping our programs affordable while still offering a high-quality educational experience. We give you everything you need to be successful as quickly as possible so you can get on with your career.

We understand financial challenges and what it takes to get an education while still managing your daily life and family obligations. Our financial aid advisors will assist you through the financial aid process and will discuss the payment options available to best meet your budget.

We offer clinical experience — on-the-job training for nursing students.

There’s no better education than experience. At Prism our nursing students get real-world clinical training that helps build confidence and a strong résumé. Our Practical Nursing program consists of 720 hours of clinic, plus 120 hours of lab which means more than half your program is hands on! You will gain hands on experience performing nursing duties at clinical sites that may include: Long term care facilities, doctors’ offices labs laboratories, pediatric sites, and rehab centers.

We offer externships — on-the-job training for medical assistants.

We have strong partnerships within the community that welcome Prism students and provide you with outstanding opportunities to learn and grow through externships. You’ll work side-by-side with doctors, nurses and other medical professionals to gain valuable, hands-on experience in a real medical setting.

We help with job placement.

Our career advisors help guide you from program to profession. They’ll help you learn how to make a great first impression and be the best candidate you can be with solid interview skills and a résumé you can feel confident about. As a Prism graduate you’ll have access to our vast network of employers and industry professionals who are eager to help you advance your career in your field of choice.

* Program length when completed in normal time.