Nurses at the Forefront of Change

The $2.8 trillion healthcare industry in the United States is so large that it’s practically an economy in itself. It is poised to grow – and change – dramatically over the next decade. In fact, seven of the ten fastest growing careers are in healthcare, with Registered Nurses (RNs) and Nurse Aides in especially high demand. The Labor Department projects the addition of about 440,000 new...

Health Sciences and Wellness Programs

Many people are drawn to a career that allows them to help others regain their health, or maintain and improve their health. Yet for some, the intense, hands-on care of nursing isn’t of interest. Fortunately, College of The Albemarle offers a host of allied health programs that allow these individuals to become an important part of today’s healthcare team. Health and Fitness...