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Health Care


Clark College’s Health Care programs educate students that will be entrusted with the health of individuals in our communities. Our programs offer several learning tracks to get students prepared for a career in the Healthcare field.

The college is home to one of the oldest and respected nursing programs in the region and has established Clark as a premier trainer of health care professionals.  

Our courses offer access to state-of-the-art facilities. Students learn from industry experts and practice in our cadaver lab, model pharmacy, and dental hygiene lab. 


Gaiser Hall, Room 127
1933 Fort Vancouver Way Vancouver, WA 98663

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Gaiser Hall, Room 127
1933 Fort Vancouver Way
Vancouver, WA 98663

Start Your Medical Career at Clark

On the Clark campus, getting hands-on with your education is routine. Students gain practical experience to complement classroom theory. In collaboration with local industry, Clark’s medical programs keep with current medical standards providing students the skills to succeed in the workforce. For students looking to advance to a four-year institution, our programs transfer with ease allowing students to progress to their chosen profession.

At Clark College, learning occurs in small classrooms combined with resources and staff to ensure academic success. Our 10 Health Care programs range from a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene to an Associate degree in Health Informatics. 

Students can earn a certificate in as little as a year and an associate degree in less than three years. Tour our campus and learn why Clark continues to be a trusted educator in the community for over 80 years.

Health Resource for the Community 

We are educating the future stewards of our health systems, and our programs offer students with learning opportunities that involve the community. 

Clark hosts annual events like the Healthy Penguin Walkabout and the Children's Dental Health Day at the Firstenburg Dental Hygiene Clinic and Care Center, providing access to information and health resources that add to healthier outcomes for all involved.