Category: Galveston College

Regent Armin Cantini

Galveston College Regent Armin Cantini elected to Community College Association of Texas Trustees Board of Directors

Armin Cantini was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Community College Association of Texas Trustees (CCATT) at its annual conference in Austin, Texas.

CCATT is a premier source of community college trustee development that provides professional education programs and governance training through regional meetings, webinars and an annual conference. The organization focuses on delivering the latest information and research on exemplary community college practices and programs.

Regent Cantini currently serves as a member of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s Community College Leadership Council. He is also a past chair of the Galveston Community College District Board of Regents where he is now serving a second six-year term.

He was a founding member of the Galveston College Foundation and its Universal Access Community Endowment almost two decades ago. In addition, Regent Cantini and his wife Gail have been ardent supporters of the Galveston College Nursing program and have endowed the Lynn Levin Cantini Nursing Assistance Fund.

In his remarks at the CCATT annual conference, Regent Cantini said he has followed the progression of the organization and is proud that working in concert with the Texas Association of Community Colleges, the Texas Community College Teachers Association, the Association of Community College Trustees and the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board everyone has come together to speak with one voice regarding community college issues in Austin and in Washington.

Continuing Education – Workforce Logistician Landing Page

This two step certification process is designed to help prepare you for a career in logistics.

Workforce Continuing Education Program
for Logistician Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

Continuing Education – Workforce Instrumentation Technician Landing Page

Instrumentation Tech Workforce Continuing Education Program

Workforce Continuing Education Program
for Instrumentation Technician Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

Continuing Education – Workforce Pipefitter Landing Page

Our program follows the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) curriculum.

Workforce Continuing Education Program
for Pipefitter Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

Continuing Education – Workforce Diesel Engine Technician Landing Page

This certificate program provides students seeking a career in diesel technology the skills necessary to successfully enter the workforce.

Workforce Continuing Education Program
for Diesel Engine Technician Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

Continuing Education – Healthcare Massage Therapy Landing Page

Are you looking for a career where you can help others feel better by relieving their pain and stress?

Healthcare Continuing Education Program
for Massage Therapy Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

Continuing Education – Healthcare Phlebotomy Technician Landing Page

Get started as an entry level phlebotomist, and obtain your certification from the National Healthcare Association (NHA).

Healthcare Continuing Education Program
for Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

Continuing Education – Healthcare EKG Technician Landing Page

Study the heart’s anatomy, function, how it produces electricity, and how one records this electricity with the EKG and telemetry monitor.

Healthcare Continuing Education Program
for EKG Technician (CET) Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.

TRIO Upward Bound

TRIO Upward Bound honors students, grads at 2019 Showcase and Awards Ceremony

The Galveston College TRIO Upward Bound program celebrated its 2019 Showcase and Awards Ceremony July 11 in the Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation Wing.

Priselda P. Perez, Upward Bound director, and Dr. Myles Shelton, president, welcomed the audience to campus and recognized guests and alumni.

Following a dinner and slideshow presentation, Upward Bound alumna Limesha Hill Solomon gave a keynote presentation. Students also presented an American Sign Language presentation and a computer science presentation. Julianna Salinas, Class of 2019 graduate, also gave an inspirational presentation.

Academic achievement awards, summer academic achievement course awards, academic year A/B honor roll students and seniors were recognized.

Flavio Ramos, Class of 2019 graduate, gave a motivational presentation. Successful completion awards were presented.

Upward Bound Alumna Makia Golliday presented an inspirational closing poem.

Class of 2019 members and their chosen colleges include Karson Amaro, Anthony Duque, Jennifer Escalante, Noemi Mata, Jaylan Nixon, Citlalli Ramos, Miranda Ramos, Natalia Ramos, Andre Sellers, Madison Smith and Chloe Wilber, all of Galveston College; Brianna Parson and Kyianna Parson, both of University of North Texas; Giovanni Perez, San Jacinto College; Jaqueline Perez, Texas State University; Flavio Ramos, University of Texas at Austin; Devin Reyna, Tyler Junior College; Julianna Salinas, and Stephen F. Austin State University.

For more photo highlights of the ceremony, click here.

Continuing Education – Healthcare Nurse Aide Landing Page

Become a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) in a long-term care facility or for a Home Health Agency

Healthcare Continuing Education Program
for Nurse Aide (CNA) Now Enrolling!
Contact Us Now Or Complete the Form: 409-944-1344!

Classes are offered in the fall, spring  and summer semesters.
Please check our schedule for current offerings.

READY TO MAKE IT REAL?

What program interests you? Please check all that apply (required):
FallSpringSummer

What Information Would You Like?

What Sets Us Apart

  • Most Galveston College Continuing Education programs include textbooks, study guides, practice tests and clinical /internships, and one attempt at certification exams where possible
  • Convenient payment plans options available
  • Partial scholarships may be available for qualifying students
  • Evening classes
  • Smaller class sizes for greater student-teacher engagement
  • Fully accredited, two-year community college
  • Specialized academic, technical and professional programs
  • 47 Associate (2-year) & Bachelor Degree Programs / Majors
  • 23 Certificate Programs

Real LIFE

Programs for students of every age,
background and aspiration.

Flexible learning environments on campus,
online or abroad.

Real EXPERIENCES

Classes on Galveston Island, hands-on training,
and smaller class size so you get the best experience!

Learn a vocation, try something new,
or prepare for a four-year degree program.

Real JOBS

Acquire the skills and technical training
to succeed in tomorrow’s job market.

85% of students who complete our workforce education program are employed or pursuing additional education within one year of graduation.