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Online Patient Care Technician Certificate

A career as a Patient Care Technician is a proven path to success. Acquire the skills needed to work in hospitals, nursing homes, home healthcare agencies, hospice, assisted living facilities or long-term living facilities.



Number of Jobs

1.4 Million*

Job Growth


Online Patient Care Technician school training Certificate


Upon graduation from our program, you will receive your U.S. Career Institute Certificate of Completion attesting to your accomplishment. U.S. Career Institute's online Patient Care Technician certificate program prepares you to sit for the CPCT/A exam through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Included with our Patient Care Tech course, we cover the cost of your certification exam, study guide and practice test - a $235 value!†

State Requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state.

USCI Career Coach Program

We invest in you-up to $400 Value**

After completing your certificate course, our Career Coach Program is an included benefit that will give you one-on-one access to a Career Coach Advisor. Our course and Career Coach Program can prepare you with the skills needed to help you start your new career. Read about the program's requirements and guidelines in the Career Coach Program Outline.

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*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, on the internet at Nursing Assistants and Orderlies, (visited April 25, 2024). Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.
**Value depends on graduates’ use of services available to them.
†Provided in form of reimbursement when the following terms are met: Student submits receipt issued by NHA, has successfully completed the program and has paid tuition in full. Reimbursement is for up to $235 towards the cost of the CPCT-A exam, study guide and practice test – a $235 value!+