Dorson patient care technician

Patient Care Technician

This course prepares a graduate to work as an entry level technician in a clinic, hospital or long term care facility. Graduates will be able to check vital signs, assist in medical examinations and perform electrocardiograms, basic laboratory procedures and phlebotomy.


This program is taught with a combination of lecture, practical exercises in the medical laboratory and practical experience during the externship position of training conducted off-campus at a medical facility.


Cash Option - Click & Pay Now:

Program cycle 300 hours; Cost $4000 -  Cash payment entitles a 15% discount.  A $75 non-refundable  registration fee is applicable. National Healthcareer Association (NHA) fee is billed separately.


Financing Option:

Program Cycle: 300 hours; Cost $4000 with 20% down payment, and monthly installments for 12, 24 or 36 months. $75 application is applicable and refundable upon acceptance. The table below illustrates comparative installments over 12, 24, and 36 months. There is no pre-payment penalty. National Healthcareer Association (NHA) fee is billed separately.

Preparing to finance your Student loan payment: Use the CONTACT ADMISSIONS FORM at the foot of the page below to express your interest in financing your student loan payment, and the program choice you have made. As soon as we receive your expression of interest, you should expect the following:  We will contact you by phone, (zoom conference if you prefer), for a brief interview. We will collect some brief information about you and the program you are interested in pursuing,  including  current job and income status. If you have a cosigner we will collect their information as well, including job and income status.


Once the information is gathered the credit report for you and your cosigner (if applicable) will be pulled by Think & Profit Consulting, a student payment financing service provider for Dorson VTI.  The information from the credit report combined with your interview information is used to determine the financing terms that Dorson VTI offers you. We are mindful of making an offer that will help you to succeed.  To expedite the finance application you may click on  PAYMENT PORTAL to pay $25 per applicant for the credit report(s). We are looking forward to being a part of your success. 

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If your payment is paid in full upfront, click and COMPLETE REGISTRATION FORM below. If you are approved for financing, and signed your loan package, click on COMPLETE REGISTRATION FORM before course materials are released to you.

Once you have paid you will see a button to "Register".  Please click and register for the course you have paid for.