The Medical Education Campus (MEC) is a technologically sophisticated specialized campus dedicated to the education and preparation of Nursing and Allied Health professionals with a strong commitment to workforce development and continuing education. Located in Springfield, Va., the MEC offers quality education to more than 3,500 students each year who plan to enter the health care professions.
Associate Degrees are offered in: Nursing (RN), Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT), Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA), Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA), Radiography-Diagnostic Imaging (RT-R), Diagnostic Medical Sonography (RDMS), Respiratory Therapy (CRT) and (RRT), Health Information Management (RHIT), Dental Hygiene (RDH), and Emergency Medical Services (EMT-P).
Certificate Programs are offered in: Clinical Coding, Dental Assisting, Phlebotomy, Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B), Intermediate Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-I), and Paramedic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-P).
Numerous pre-employment and healthcare career enhancement programs are offered by the MEC's Workforce Development Division.
The MEC is a state-of-the-art facility with a 32 chair dental clinic, a cadaver laboratory and a human patient simulators laboratory. Our classrooms are technologically sophisticated, including our distance education classrooms. We offer a variety of services through our Learning Resource Center and Student Services Center. We are pleased to participate in academic partnerships with universities and community-based network clinics. Most significantly, the MEC has exceptional and dedicated faculty and staff.
Have your questions answered and obtain admission information by attending one of our information sessions (mandatory in gaining admission to every nursing or allied health program).