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Features and Facilities

Brightwood College is here to assist you as you start down a path to a successful and rewarding career. You can receive more than just high-quality education. You will get the opportunity to develop and enhance the skills you need for a successful career. We share your vision for a brighter future, and are here to provide the real-world education you need to gain a successful career. Together, we can make your dreams come true.

Our Mission

Brightwood College offers career-focused, hands-on training in a variety of fields to help empower you to seek a position in your chosen career. Our high-quality education programs help you to achieve the knowledge and skills you need to accomplish your professional and personal goals.

Features

Student Services

We realize that you might need more than just a quality education. Many times our students need guidance and assistance during the process. Brightwood College is here to help, making it possible for you to achieve your educational goals. We provide:

Flexible Schedules

We understand that you have responsibilities and interests outside the classroom. This should not keep you from your goal of acquiring the education you desire. Brightwood College programs are structured so you can continue working at your current job while pursuing an education that could lead to new and exciting career opportunities. We offer flexible class schedules during the day and night to help you balance your work and home lives with your education.

Accomplished Staff and Faculty

At Brightwood College you will have the opportunity to learn from a top-notch faculty. We are proud of our dedicated faculty members whose knowledge, background, and experience can add real-world insight into the needs and demands of your chosen field. By providing a combination of academic and hands-on training, we can give you the confidence and opportunity to advance in today's competitive marketplace.

Facilities 

Facilities in Towson

The Towson campus of Brightwood College is conveniently located at 803 Glen Eagles Court in Towson, Maryland. Opening its doors in this new location in 1998, the Towson campus is a brand-new 30,000-square-foot facility adjacent to the Baltimore Beltway. The facility offers computer labs and classrooms equipped with industry-related equipment and technology, offering students hands-on instruction in their chosen career.

Library and Learning Resources

Brightwood College offers a Learning Resource Center, which consists of a reference room that contains multiple copies of textbooks and lab manuals used in the courses offered. In addition, Brightwood College has a Virtual Library that is accessible to students, staff, and graduates directly from the College's homepage. The Virtual Library contains online books, magazines, and reference materials.

The campus library offers an accessible collection of books and materials, including dictionaries, encyclopedias, videotapes, and textbooks. Brightwood College also has an agreement with Capitol College, which allows Brightwood College students to utilize their library resources. Brightwood College students will be issued a Capitol College library card. Finally, Brightwood College has established library agreements with the Baltimore County and Prince George's County Public Libraries through the MILO network. Brightwood College students will have the opportunity to use the library facilities and resources of these library systems.

Practical 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.

Computer Equipment

Computer labs and classrooms are equipped with various computers, printers, modems, CD-ROM drives, multimedia equipment, and diagnostic software configured either for single-station users or as a network. Labs for computer repair courses utilize test equipment including signal generators and oscilloscopes. The technical programs provide training on equipment that can be found in the field.

Electronics Equipment

Our electronics labs are equipped with technology typically found in the field, with standard hand tools, project boards, both analog and digital meters, analog oscilloscopes, digital storage scopes, various function and signal generators, spectrum analyzers, PC workstations with various operating systems and software application programs, and printers where necessary. Each electronics student receives a trainer capable of producing both analog and digital signals and power.

Medical Equipment

The medical assistant lab is outfitted with a variety of standard medical equipment found in most modern doctors' offices such as ECG machines, pulmonary testing equipment, phlebotomy equipment, and sphygmomanometers.