CAREER SERVICES

Students and alumni of The Christ College of Nursing & Health Sciences engage in a variety of career development opportunities during their time at The Christ College and beyond. While academic pursuits are critical to success in Nursing, Healthcare Administration, Sonography and Medical Assisting, The Office of Career Services also encourages students to develop a lifelong career development mindset alongside academic coursework. 

partnering organizations

Our partnership with local companies offers students and alumni of The Christ College of Nursing & Health Sciences an array of career development opportunities both during their tenure at the college and beyond.

Additional Partners

Each academic program is aligned with a professional work experience opportunity for students to gain skills, knowledge, and a career advantage:

Nursing

BSN and ABSN students are encouraged to work as Patient Care Assistants, Health Unit Coordinators, or Patient Transporters at The Christ Hospital. Student employees are automatically placed into the Career Pathways Program to receive tuition incentives, paid shadow opportunities, and a loyalty sign on bonus for future RN positions at The Christ Hospital. Additionally, nursing students complete clinical rotations at community and elementary school sites and within the region’s top health systems including The Christ Hospital Health Network, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Mercy Health, and TriHealth.

Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting Residency Program pairs each interested student with a Medical Assistant preceptor in one of the physician practices at The Christ Hospital Health Network. MA Residents work as part of the patient care teach, alongside an MA, in this paid residency opportunity. Many resident positions transition to a full-time MA position upon MA certificate program completion.

Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting Residency Program pairs each interested student with a Medical Assistant preceptor in one of the physician practices at The Christ Hospital Health Network. MA Residents work as part of the patient care teach, alongside an MA, in this paid residency opportunity. Many resident positions transition to a full-time MA position upon MA certificate program completion.

Sonography

Sonography students have the opportunity to complete 3 semesters of paid and for credit internships. Students work alongside a sonographer preceptor up to 24 hours per week with exposure to medical procedures such as surgical and catheter cardiovascular interventions. Student sonographers also complete clinical rotations at The Christ Hospital Health Network, Atrium Medical Center, and Miami Valley Hospital.

Healthcare Administration

In the final term, students can complete a for credit internship in a variety of healthcare administration areas including marketing, finance/accounting, technology, revenue cycle management, and human resources.

Healthcare Administration

In the final term, students can complete a for credit internship in a variety of healthcare administration areas including marketing, finance/accounting, technology, revenue cycle management, and human resources.

Earn While You Learn

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