Understanding NC-SARA: Opening Doors for Hawaii Medical College Students Nationwide


If you're considering pursuing a career in the medical field by going to college, you may have come across the term "NC-SARA" or National Council of State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. But what exactly does this mean for you as a prospective student? Let's dive into what NC-SARA is all about and why it's important for those looking to enroll. What is NC-SARA? NC-SARA is a nationwide initiative that enhances access to distance education and ensures consistent standards for online learning programs across participating states. It stands for the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. The primary goal of NC-SARA is [...]

Understanding NC-SARA: Opening Doors for Hawaii Medical College Students Nationwide2024-05-13T21:06:52+00:00

Hawaii Medical College Approved for NC-SARA


The school may now enroll or re-enroll students who live outside of Hawaii FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Honolulu, HI, April 10, 2024. Hawaii Medical College, a private, accredited career college in Honolulu, that trains students for support roles in healthcare, has been approved by the National Council of State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). The agreement helps expand students' access to educational opportunities and ensures more efficient, consistent, and effective regulation of distance learning programs. This means that students across the United States may enroll or re-enroll and complete Hawaii Medical College’s programs through distance learning.  For 17 years the professional staff has [...]

Hawaii Medical College Approved for NC-SARA2024-04-10T08:44:50+00:00

Not Worth The Risk: How to Know if Your Career College is Legit


Are you ready to take the leap into higher education and kickstart your career journey? As you prepare to start this exciting chapter of your life, it's crucial to equip yourself with the right tools and knowledge to make informed decisions. Whether you're a high school senior or a working professional seeking to advance your skills, selecting the right college or university sets the foundation for your future success. Selecting a School: Key Considerations Choosing the right educational institution is the first step towards achieving your career goals. Here are some essential factors to keep in mind: Accreditation Matters: Ensure that [...]

Not Worth The Risk: How to Know if Your Career College is Legit2024-03-28T02:45:09+00:00

Worth the Risk? Why Program Accreditation Matters in Medical Career Colleges


Embarking on a new career journey, especially within the medical field, is a brave and exciting pursuit. Choosing the right educational institution is a critical decision. With such a meaningful decision, one factor that should not be overlooked is program accreditation. In this blog post, we'll delve into the significance of program accreditation, exploring real-life scenarios that highlight the importance of choosing accredited programs. Quality Assurance and Educational Standards: Accreditation serves as a seal of approval, signifying that a medical career college adheres to rigorous educational standards. Accredited programs are regularly evaluated to ensure that they meet or exceed industry benchmarks, [...]

Worth the Risk? Why Program Accreditation Matters in Medical Career Colleges2024-03-28T23:47:03+00:00

Don’t Be Put Off By Student Debt!


Changing careers often involves financial considerations, especially student debt, when you need to pursue school to get where you want to go. For many, part of this journey may mean accruing some debt. While the idea of accumulating debt may seem daunting, it's essential to recognize that student loans aren't always bad, especially when they allow you to enter a higher-paying career that can benefit you for the rest of your life. For many, student loans mean access to advanced degrees and specialized training, propelling them into higher-paying and more fulfilling careers. The upfront cost of education can be intimidating on [...]

Don’t Be Put Off By Student Debt!2024-03-28T23:55:15+00:00

Risk and the Reward: Navigating Uncertainty to Pursue a New Career


If you’re entertaining a new career, odds are you’re less than satisfied with your current work. Whether it's pay, stability, or purpose, something new is calling you. While this can certainly be exciting, many of us feel overwhelmed and intimidated by change, especially if it’s a big transition like going to school for a new career! While you might feel alone in this, it’s a completely normal feeling that many students, HMC students alike, have navigated to pursue their goals.  Assessing the Need for Change: The first step in this transformative process is an honest self-assessment. Reflect on your current career, [...]

Risk and the Reward: Navigating Uncertainty to Pursue a New Career2024-03-28T23:57:12+00:00

In the New Year, Start a New Career


Hawaii Medical College Offers Programs to Start a New Healthcare Career Within a Year Hawaii Medical College has been helping students begin stable, well-paying careers in healthcare for the past 16 years. Offering both Diploma and Degree programs, the college is helping to fill the needs of the healthcare industry in Hawaii. Now, more than ever, the need for Medical Assistants, Nurse Aides, Healthcare Administrators / Billing & Coding, and Pharmacy Technicians is at an all-time high. Those seeking a new path can benefit from the multitude of available positions. Popular diploma-level programs take just 10 months, while AAS degree [...]

In the New Year, Start a New Career2024-03-29T04:18:41+00:00

Student Stories


Are you considering committing to a program with HMC? We understand how much goes into the choice to make a career change. We also understand how difficult it is to make a choice like pursuing a career in the medical field when you’re not sure what’s waiting on the other side. At HMC, our students start their journeys from all points of life — there’s no one way to succeed as a student!  When considering any school or program, hearing from an alumni can be a powerful tool to help you make the decision that’s best for you. An [...]

Student Stories2024-03-28T02:38:27+00:00

The HMC Mission: Believe You Can


Our founder, Ashton Cudjoe, has a message for you — “Believe that you can!” This message is the foundation of our mission here at HMC. As noted in a recent video available on our website, our objective at Hawaii Medical College is to help our students believe in the philosophy that goals are achievable. By believing this as truth, we can overcome the barriers we set before ourselves that tell us it’s not worth it to try. At HMC, if you do the work, things will come to pass for your benefit.  We understand that students come to [...]

The HMC Mission: Believe You Can2024-03-28T02:38:28+00:00

Navigating Financial Aid: Tips for a Smooth Application Process


Taking the leap to pursue your career through education is an exciting and hopeful time, but the cost of tuition can sometimes be a barrier. While funding your future may be daunting, financial aid can help you close the gaps. Don’t count yourself out of an education, especially before knowing what aid you might qualify for. If you’re considering applying for financial aid, here are some tips to help you in your process. Start Early: Applying for financial aid should be on your radar well before you even apply to your chosen career college. Early preparation not only helps to relieve [...]

Navigating Financial Aid: Tips for a Smooth Application Process2024-03-28T02:38:28+00:00
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