Welcome back to another installment of the campus series! As with previous segments, we’re going to focus on one Unitek campus, its programs, and the surrounding area. Today that campus is Unitek San Jose!
Let’s start our virtual tour by picturing vibrant green trees, tall glass windows, and well-furnished classrooms…
About the Campus
Next, we’re going to take a look at some commonly asked questions in this FAQ-style section.
1.Q: When did the San Jose Campus open?
A: In 2013, the Santa Clara satellite campus moved into a larger facility in San Jose, California.
2. Q: Where is the San Jose Campus located?
A: Bordered by Santa Teresa Boulevard and Great Oaks Boulevard, the San Jose Campus is also located near the W. Valley Freeway. There are various nearby establishments, including shopping centers, schools, and apartment complexes. Several parks and eateries are nearby as well.
3. Q: What will students find inside the campus?
A: They’ll have access to the following…
- Occupies approximately 28,000 square feet
- 9 classrooms
- 9 labs
- 1 Library
- Student break room
- Reception area
- Faculty offices
4. Q: Are there night classes or class caps?
A: Yes to both! Generally speaking, the San Jose Campus is open on weekdays between 8:00 am–10:50 pm. On some Saturdays they’re also open for testing by appointment. When it comes to class caps, the Medical Assistant program is capped at 28 students.
About the Healthcare Programs
Various Unitek programs prepare students by giving them access to healthcare facilities, simulation training, and extensive instruction. The curriculums offered at the San Jose Campus are convenient and efficient, as they can all be completed in a year or less.
For instance, the Medical Assistant curriculum at Unitek provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the Medical Assisting profession. Applied training and supervised externships also allow students to graduate with practical experience on their resumes. In addition to gaining an updated resume, Unitek graduates may find work in doctor’s offices, hospitals, clinics, and other facilities.
If you’ve ever searched for Medical Assistant training, you probably have several questions that need to be answered. Below we’ve included ones that we have commonly seen as well as content that may help:
+ How can I find a Medical Assistant program near me? We wrote an article about this topic—if you’re interested, check it out here!
+ What is certified Medical Assistant training or a certified MA? Check out another article here.
+ How long is Medical Assistant school? We look at this question here.
+ Once you’re a certified MA, how can you grow your career? Learn more about MA careers here.
About the City of San Jose
San Jose is the third most populous city in California and the tenth most populous city in the United States. It is considered to be the economic, political, and culture center of the renowned Silicon Valley, an area known for housing some of the world’s largest technological corporations.
As with other segments in our series, the official city website has ample information for residents and visitors alike. We recommend checking out the “Visitors” tab for more information about outdoor fun, places to go, things to do, San Jose culture, and more. We found the section titled “Visitor Resources”—under the Visitors main tab—to be particularly helpful!
A Quick Look at Unitek College
Founded in 2002, Unitek College is an accredited, private institution that combines unique academic and technical specialties to provide excellent training programs in healthcare and nursing. With seven campuses in California, Unitek offers educational programs in the cities of Bakersfield, Concord, Fremont, Hayward, Sacramento, San Jose, and South San Francisco. All Unitek College campuses offer healthcare career training and clinical education experiences.
If you’d like more information about our San Jose Campus, please contact us at 800-318-1550 to speak with a friendly school representative!