Brightwood College in San Antonio (San Pedro)

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7142 San Pedro Avenue, Suite 100
San Antonio - San Pedro, TX 78216
(210) 366-5500
(210) 366-5500
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Proud to be a Military Friendly School®

Military Friendly School 2015

Active duty personnel, veterans, military spouses and dependents may qualify for reduced tuition rates. For more information, visit Military Students.

Why Brightwood?

Our Mission

Brightwood College provides high-quality education programs that empower you to achieve your professional and personal goals. By offering career-focused, hands-on training in a variety of fields, we can help empower you to seek a position in your chosen career.

Student Services

In addition to providing you with a quality education that could help improve your career, Brightwood College wants to assist you throughout the process. Getting an education can sometimes mean more than just studying. For those who qualify, there are many services we provide to help you become successful.

Make a Difference in Your Future

If you are looking to start a new career or seek advancement in your current profession, Brightwood College can help improve your chances for success. We know what employers are looking for and we can offer you training and knowledge to compete in today's marketplace. Once you successfully graduate with your diploma, you could have the chance to make a difference in your future. Contact Brightwood College in San Antonio, Texas today.


History of Brightwood College, San Antonio (San Pedro) Campus

Brightwood College, San Antonio campus, formerly Kaplan Career Institute, is one of the oldest private career schools in Texas offering allied health programs. The College began operating in San Antonio in 1966 as San Antonio College of Medical and Dental Assistants (SACMDA) and through the years has prepared thousands of students for careers in allied health and business. In October 2007, SACMDA, San Antonio campus, changed its name to Kaplan Career Institute and, in 2009, Kaplan College, Fort Worth campus, became a branch campus of Kaplan Career Institute in San Antonio. Kaplan Career Institute, the San Antonio main campus, changed its name to Kaplan College in April 2010.

In February 2016, the school became Brightwood College.

 Campus Location

A Convenient San Antonio Location

It is said that the city of San Antonio captures the spirit of Texas. With its diverse culture it has grown to be the eighth largest city in the United States, all while retaining its sense of history and tradition. San Antonio offers a wide range of cultural, athletic, and social activities, including numerous attractions, museums, and landmarks, such as the famous Alamo and San Antonio River Walk.

Brightwood College can offer you a real-world education in this exciting city where you can obtain a diploma that could help you seek a new career or advance in your current profession.


Available Programs

Brightwood College in San Antonio (San Pedro), TX strives to provide you with quality instruction and education to help you achieve your career goals.

In addition to strong program curricula taught by experienced faculty, we promote student participation in activities such as group discussions and projects, lab work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, and lectures.

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