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Features and Facilities

An education from Brightwood College can make a difference in your life. We have built a strong tradition of academic excellence by offering a real-world education in a positive learning environment. Our programs can provide you the knowledge, technical, communication, and critical thinking skills required to help you stand out to employers. We share your vision for a brighter future and want to work with you to make it possible.

Features

Our Mission

At Brightwood College, our mission is to empower you to achieve your professional goals. We do this by offering career-focused programs that can help you prepare to seek a position in your chosen career field. Our teaching techniques encourage active participation in such activities as group discussions and projects, lab work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, presentations by guest speakers, and lectures.

Flexible Schedules

Brightwood College understands that pursuing a higher education does not eliminate your current responsibilities, so we offer sessions during the day and in the evening. This way you can take care of your family, job, or other activities that are important to you, while working on an education that could lead to new and exciting career opportunities.

Accomplished Staff and Faculty

Our faculty members possess diverse educational and work expertise that can add real-world insight into the needs and demands of your chosen field. By providing this combination of academic and hands-on training, we can give you the confidence and opportunity to advance in today's competitive marketplace.

Student Services

Getting an education can sometimes entail more than just studying. Along with career placement services, we also provide classes and workshops to guide you through the process of securing and maintaining employment. The following are some of services we provide to help you become successful: financial assistance and guidance, tutoring services, Career Development.

Facilities

Las Vegas Campus Facilities

At Brightwood College, Las Vegas campus you can experience a learning environment with lecture classrooms; computer laboratory classrooms; medical assistant, pharmacy, radiology, and nursing laboratories; a student lounge; reception area; and administrative offices. Our library and resource center has numerous periodicals, texts, reference materials, videos, and computers with Internet access during both daytime and evening hours.

Program Equipment

Brightwood College strives to uphold high educational standards. To help accomplish this goal, industry-related technology and equipment is utilized in each specialized program. This provides you the opportunity to develop practical, working knowledge of the equipment and materials you might encounter on the job, along with the professional edge necessary in today's competitive marketplace.

  • Our administrative courses allow students to work with a variety of equipment including computers, CD-ROMs, transcription machines, overhead projectors, and other media sources.
  • Students in the medical clinical courses utilize equipment such as an electrocardiograph, autoclaves, centrifuges, and other industry-related technology found in a medical setting.
  • Pharmacy technician students utilize balances and weights, graduated cylinders, counting trays, a laminar flow hood, mortars and pestles, computers, and other items associated with the pharmacy technician field.
  • Our health information technology program provides computers, printers, and Virtual Lab software. Software includes a variety of HIM software applications, including ATHENS/Cerner PowerChart and Him ProFile, QuadraMed MPI Suite, and more industry software.
  • Our practical nursing program utilizes nursing skills labs that simulate a hospital-style patient care unit. This includes hospital type beds, simulation mannequins (such as infant, child, adult, and birthing simulators), medical charts, medication charts, vital sign equipment, naso-gastric feeding and IV pumps, and more.
  • Additional essential equipment includes computers, Internet connections, overhead projectors, and a variety of computer software.