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Patient Care Technician

Your Medical Career Starts Here!

Train With Us!

Our Patient Care Technician Course can have you job-ready in as little as 6 Weeks!

Easy To Enroll

1) By Phone - Call us at 347-220-8181 to enroll by phone. 


3) In Person - Call us for an appointment 7 days a week.

Need More Information?

Call us at 347-220-8181 7 days a week or contact us by e-mail - for a fast reply.


Patient Care Technicians are in Demand!

After you receive a Patient Care Technician Diploma from the Manhattan Institute, you will be trained to work in hospitals, laboratories, medical or doctors' offices, and diagnostic imaging centers.

The employment outlook for Patient Care Technicians is a positive one. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Patient Care Technicians is expected to grow rapidly in the next few years. The occupation is listed as one of the U.S. Department of Labor's "Bright Outlook" occupations.

The Patient Care Technician Program at Manhattan Institute is designed to prepare you for employment in a growing occupation.The link below will take you to the U.S. Department of Labor's "O*Net" site, which contains a large amount of information about the occupation.

31-1014.00 - Nursing Assistants bright outlook

There is a good reason why Patient Care Technicians are in demand! With medical advances and an aging population, the U.S. will experience growth in the health care industry in the future.


Ask The Director:

Below are some of the most commonly asked questions about our Patient Care Technician program. Please call or email us if you have any other questions, or would like additional information regarding any of our programs. We'll be glad to hear from you!

What is a Patient Care Technician?

The Patient Care Technician is a valuable member of the Allied Health Care Team. Because of the increasing shortage of trained health care professionals, hospitals are often using the Patient Care Technicians to handle patient care that was previous handled by other medical professionals.

The Patient Care Technician course is at the Manhattan Institute is designed for the Nursing Assistant/Aides who wants to move in their present employment - or improve their current skills and employment ability. The Patient Care Technician course is a comprehensive 120 hour course.

Course subjects include:
Vital Signs
Medical Terminology
Anatomy and Physiology
Patient Preparation
Blood Collection Techniques
Specimen Collection
OSHA Standards
Universal precautions.

Patient Care Technician practicing in college class

Can out-of-state students study in your school?

Yes, we have many out-of-state students who pursue study at the Manhattan Institute. We do not charge out-of-state students a higher tuition. Our Midtown Manhattan location makes it easy for students from the tri-State area - Long Island, Westchester, New Jersey, and even Connecticut and Eastern Pennsylvania. We have had students from all over the United States study with us. New York City is a great place to live, and even a better one when you pursue an education - at the Manhattan Institute.

Can a foreign student study in your school?

Yes, the Manhattan Institute is approved to accept foriegn students and can help you obtain an I-20 student visa if you qualify. We do not charge foreign students higher tuition. Our New York City location gives our foreign students a wonderful opportunity to take in all the culture and wonders Manhattan has to offer, while pursuing their education.

Is the Manhattan Institute a college or university?

No, the Manhattan Institute is not a college or university. We are a NYS licensed and nationally accredited career school. Our classes are career-focused and feature both classroom and practical education. We think you'll like the difference!

Do you offer student housing?

No, The manhattan Institute does not offer student housing. For low cost housing in New York, we suggest you visit:

How can I find out more about The Manhattan Institute?

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