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Healthcare

Explore Healthcare Programs

Get your career started or enhanced with Rio Salado's healthcare programs in high-demand dental health support, nursing, behavioral health and related fields.

Spanish for Medical Interpretation

Spanish for Medical Interpretation

Designed for English-Spanish proficient students and healthcare professionals who want to expand their interpretive encounters in the medical setting

Nursing Prerequisites

Nursing Prerequisites

Courses to launch your educational journey in a nursing career, written and taught by masters and doctoral-level health care professionals

Behavioral Health/Addictions and Substance Use Disorders

Behavioral Health/Addictions and Substance Use Disorders

Rio Salado is among Arizona's top trainers of chemical dependency professionals among NAADAC approved colleges

Dental Hygiene

Dental Hygiene

Graduates of this in-person Arizona-based program are eligible for board examinations and licensure in all 50 states

Dental Programs

Dental Programs

From dental anesthesia to dental office management and dental hygiene, there's a Rio Salado Dental program designed for you

Dental Programs Continuing Education

Dental Programs Continuing Education

Sharpen and learn new skills for your dental health career with these professional development courses

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Training Course

Expanded Functions Dental Assistant Training Course

Prepares Arizona dental assistants and licensed dental hygienists with skills for taking DANB® examinations

Dental Clinic

Dental Clinic

Providing preventive dental hygiene services to the community while providing practical educational experience to our students