Frequently Asked Questions About Our Healthcare Training in Miami & Hialeah, FL
If you’re interested in a rewarding healthcare career and want to join a fast-paced and supportive environment, consider enrolling in one of the healthcare training programs offered at The Praxis Institute. With campus locations in Miami and Hialeah, FL, we provide state-of-the-art training that helps students on their journey toward rewarding careers in the healthcare industry. Here, we answer frequently asked questions about our programs.
What Healthcare Training Programs Do You Offer?
The Praxis Institute offers four diploma programs and two associate degree programs. Our diploma programs are:
- Advanced Therapeutic, Sports, and Clinical Massage
- Therapeutic Massage Technician
- Pharmacy Technician
- Dental Assistant
Our associate degree programs are:
Where Are Your Campuses Located?
The Praxis Institute has two campus locations in Florida. Our Miami campus is in a well-known area of the city with easy access to nearby highways, as well as the Metrobus and Metrorail lines. Our Hialeah campus is at Hialeah Square Shopping Center in the northwest area of Miami-Dade County.
Miami Campus Address
1850 SW 8th St.
Miami, FL 33135
Hialeah Campus Address
4162 W 12th Ave.
Hialeah, FL 33012
Please note: Some programs are offered in only one location.
How Long Will it Take Me to Complete My Program?
The timeframe to graduation depends on the healthcare training program, which courses you take, and the number of credit hours and clock hours required. However, The Praxis Institute is proud of its fast-moving process to get students into training, with enrollment start dates each week (excluding associate programs).
Are All Classes Taught in English?
Due to our large Hispanic population, The Praxis Institute offers classes in English and Spanish. These include Advanced Therapeutic, Sports, and Clinical Massage; Therapeutic Massage Technician; Dental Assistant; and Pharmacy Technician programs.
Is Financial Aid Available?
The Praxis Institute offers financial aid for qualified students seeking to invest in our high-quality, accredited healthcare career training. Students must first apply and be accepted to The Praxis Institute. We urge those who require financial aid to apply through government programs that can help them pay for their education. These programs include:
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Federal Pell Grant
- Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
- Federal Direct Subsidized Loan
- Federal Direct Unsubsidized Loan
- Federal Direct Plus Loan
- Private Student Loans
We require students to maintain satisfactory academic progress to receive financial aid. The Praxis Institute also participates in the CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund to help students in dire need.
Is Job Placement Assistance Available?
Yes. Our Career Services Department helps students bridge the gap between their healthcare training at The Praxis Institute and job opportunities in the real world. We have built strong relationships with local employers for over 20 years, so our students and graduates can, as well. Our network of potential employers and alumni is an extremely helpful resource for students and recent graduates and can help them find jobs in their fields. Career services can also help with creating a resume, interview preparation, and more.
Does the School Offer Flexible Hours?
The Praxis Institute holds classes Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. This helps students receive the education they need while leaving them time to fulfill personal and professional responsibilities.
Does the School Offer Continuing Education?
The Praxis Institute provides continuing education in both English and Spanish for healthcare professionals who want to advance in their careers and maintain license requirements.
What Approvals and Memberships Does The Praxis Institute Hold?
The Praxis Institute is approved by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in Title IV Financial Aid Programs and is authorized by law to enroll foreign students. Other memberships and approvals include:
- Florida Board of Massage Therapy
- American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA)
- American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
- Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)
- Dental Assisting National Board (DANB)
- Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE)
- Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
Request More Information About Our Healthcare Training Programs
Take the next steps toward your future career. Students in the Miami, FL, area who are ready to enroll in an accredited healthcare training program at The Praxis Institute can reach out directly for admissions information. To get started, contact us today.