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Health & Technical Career Colleges

Health and Technical Career Colleges

Health and technical career colleges or trade schools offer a streamlined and affordable way to prepare for a career in a wide range of health and technical career fields.  

ECPI University - ECPI University is a career-focused academic institution geared toward adult learners looking to earn their degrees, fast.  Our dedicated faculty and staff are respected industry experts committed to helping our students reach their professional goals.  Find practical training, accelerated degree programs, and flexible attendance options at ECPI University.  Programs available in Newport News include: Nursing, Health Science, Business & Criminal Justice, and Technology.

Riverside College of Health Careers - The mission of Riverside College of Health Careers is to enhance the well-being and improve the health of communities of southeastern Virginia and beyond by providing high-quality, residential and online undergraduate education in nursing and allied health, preparing competent and caring professionals for careers within Riverside Health System and the region.  Click here for more information about programs and admissions criteria.

Trade Schools & Colleges - Skilled trade programs include HVAC technician, welding, truck driving, and mechanics. Medical career programs include medical assistant, dental assistant, and healthcare administration. Online programs are available for some careers like business management, medical billing, and criminal justice.  Find a school near Newport News by using the search application.

Best Trade Schools - Trade school programs offer practical skills and specialized training that can equip individuals with the expertise needed to pursue fulfilling careers in various fields.  Explore program opportunities in skilled trades, healthcare, and technology.  Search by popular career paths, school locations, top schools, and trade school programs.


This list is for general informational purposes only.  Appearance on this list does not constitute an endorsement and descriptions of services from providers is not exhaustive.