The demand for primary care is growing, and increasing alongside it is the need for healthcare support staff. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, an upward number of healthcare practices, clinics, and medical facilities are seeking trained professionals … Continue reading The Different Types of Medical Assistants
Congratulations! You’ve set your sights on a magnet school for your child. Whether you’re considering a pre-school or elementary magnet school like Riverside Magnet for your tyke, or sending your teen to a specialized high school like Connecticut River Academy, … Continue reading How to Get Into a Magnet School
In 2016, the number of open positions in the United States’ manufacturing industry reached its highest in the last 15 years. The shortage, industry experts say, is largely because workers do not possess the necessary manufacturing skills to do today’s … Continue reading The Need for Skilled Manufacturers: Which Manufacturing Skills Are Employers Seeking?
Goodwin College’s magnet high school, Connecticut River Academy (CTRA), will continue to impress in 2017 with innovative, collaborative programming, forwarded by an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) grant. The EPA is an organization that endeavors to protect human health and the … Continue reading The Ins & Outs of an Environmental High School
Since 2014, travelers passing through East Hartford on Route 2 see a magnificent, new, four-story building situated right on the banks of the Connecticut River. If they take the exit to Riverside Drive, they can follow walkways leading to a … Continue reading Connecticut River Academy: Focused on Bright Futures
The healthcare job outlook, to say the least, is bright. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the healthcare industry is becoming the fastest growing industry and highest employment sector of the United States economy. So much, in fact, that … Continue reading Healthcare Job Outlook: Now is the Time to Pursue a Healthcare Career
Are you thinking about starting a career in public health? Then you’re ready to make a difference in the world around you; a world that is more globally connected than ever. But which public health degree program is right for … Continue reading Choosing a Public Health Degree Program
In our often frightening and confusing world, emergency situations in schools have become more and more frequent. In times of unpredicted danger and distress, we need individuals with the training and experience to effectively handle those experiences. By pursuing a … Continue reading Reasons to Pursue School Security Training
With so many early childhood education options available to toddlers and preschoolers today, making the right choice for your child can be an overwhelming endeavor. However, it’s easy to narrow school options down by at least 50 percent, according to … Continue reading Reggio Emilia Preschools: All Your Questions, Answered
Are you ready to become a successful entrepreneur? Then it is time to ready yourself to become not only an innovator but also a leader! At Goodwin College, our Entrepreneurship Program allows you to take your vision from idea to … Continue reading Accelerate Your Business Degree at Goodwin College!
If you’re interested in pursuing an in-demand career that allows you to serve and protect your fellow citizens, then you may have thought about attending courses at a criminal justice school. Those who are able to call themselves protectors possess … Continue reading Considering a Security Certification? Think Goodwin College
Ambitious teens deserve a competitive advantage, and an early college high school program might be the best way to offer that head-start to your young adult. But what makes an “early college high school program” different from your typical “high … Continue reading 6 Components of Early College Programs for Ambitious Teens
You could become a licensed optician in just two simple steps! Learn more to start your new career today! Are you looking to earn your optician license? Ophthalmic science can be a great career move! Pursuing an ophthalmic science degree … Continue reading How to Earn Your Optician License in 2 Steps
Are you looking for a secure job in an in-demand field? Do you have an interest in medicine and a strong passion for helping others? If so, healthcare may be the right career path for you. Within the industry, there … Continue reading 9 Types of Healthcare Degrees You May Want to Consider
On December 19, Goodwin Occupational Therapy Assistant clinical instructor Cynthia Andisio and two of her students, Christina Rodino and Adam Arrowsmith, attended a recognition event at the Lyceum in Hartford honoring Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy for his role in co-authoring … Continue reading OTA Students Attend Landmark Healthcare Event
Are you a natural caregiver with a passion for helping others? Do you dream of a future in the medical field, working directly with patients? Are you interested in both the clinical and administrative aspects of the healthcare industry? If … Continue reading The Day-to-Day Duties of a Medical Assistant
Innovative application of high impact educational practices at Goodwin College earned the school recognition among the nation’s Colleges of Distinction. “We’re so happy to award Goodwin College for developing skills relevant to graduates’ lives,” said Tyson Schritter, executive editor for … Continue reading Goodwin Earns National Recognition as College of Distinction
Are you a creator with a passion for technology and innovation? Are you looking to jumpstart a welding career, or gain hands-on experience in the manufacturing sphere? Whether you are a seasoned worker or are just starting out in the … Continue reading Is a Welding School or Manufacturing School Right for You?