Experience the Rewards of Caring

Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree in 2.5 Years or Your Associate’s Even Sooner through Our Year-Round Schedule!

ECPI University’s School of Health Science, Medical Careers Institute, understands the aspirations of people who want a direct route toward their healthcare career goal.

Founded in 1966, ECPI has 45 years of experience providing career-focused degree programs to working adults and to high school graduates.

ECPI has campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Online.

Career Fields*:

  • Healthcare Administration – Bachelor’s
  • Nursing (BSN) – Bachelor’s
  • Practical Nursing
  • Registered Nursing
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Dental Assisting
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Administration
  • Medical Assisting
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Surgical Technology
  • Medical Radiography
  • Health Information Management

*Fields Vary By Location

Why Choose ECPI’s Medical Careers Institute?

  • Convenient
    Classes available on-campus (day or evening). Some classes also available online.
  • Focused Programs
    Enable you to graduate quickly.
  • Graduate Employment Services
    To help you develop a plan and conduct a job search.
  • Hands-On Learning
    Through externships and clinical experience. Taught by faculty with the academic background and real-world experience in labs with equipment commonly found in industry.
  • Financial Aid
    Available for those who qualify.
  • Military
    Approved for VA / TA; Including NEXStep; SOC, NCPACE, Yellow Ribbon Participating College

Degrees and Programs



Medical Careers Institute is the School of Health Science of ECPI University.

ECPI University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees and diploma programs.

Additional Information

Additional Information

See other Featured Schools and Programs


Quick Facts