Southern Careers Institute

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Train for a Career the Texas Way

Southern Careers Institute has been an established Texas institution for more than 50 years, providing students with the professional skills necessary to start a career – and later advance – in their chosen field.

At SCI, we realize and embrace that each student is different. We do our best to understand every student’s needs and goals, and create individual plans of action for success. From the moment you first step foot on campus through graduation and beyond, we dedicate ourselves to helping you reach further than you ever thought possible.

Are you ready to move forward? Do you want more for yourself and your family?

Click here today, and let SCI help you unlock your true potential.

Choose from the following SCI certificate programs*:

  • Business Accounting Specialist
  • Business Administration Assistant
  • Cosmetology
  • HVAC Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
  • Medical Office Specialist
  • Pharmacy Technician

At SCI, our instructors and career services staff focus on preparing you for a career after graduation. Your goals become our goals – we don’t succeed until you do.

Need more reasons to choose Southern Careers Institute? At SCI, you’ll have access to:

  • Financial aid available for those who qualify
  • Interactive, hands-on training for the real world
  • Personalized attention from experienced instructors who know you by name and care about your success
  • Externship and on-the-job training opportunities
  • Career placement assistance
  • Programs approved for VA funding

Join a Texas tradition rooted in success. Click here today to become a member of the SCI family!

Southern Careers Institute Campuses:

  • Austin

    The Southern Careers Institute campus in Austin, Texas is conveniently located just south of Downtown Austin in the seat of Travis County. In true Austinite fashion, this campus is close to major highways, authentic restaurants, great night life, and so much more.

    While this campus is located in the big city, it still has the supportive, family-like environment that Southern Careers Institute is known for. SCI’s Austin campus offers medical and business programs, such as: medical assistant, pharmacy technician, medical billing & coding specialist, administrative assistant, and business accounting specialist.

  • Brownsville

    TOP TEN REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD CHOOSE SCI

    1. Real world, career-focused training
    2. Hands-on, interactive learning environment
    3. Career placement assistance available
    4. Become a member of the SCI family
    5. Financial aid available, if qualified
    6. Knowledgeable instructors with real world experience
    7. Externship and on-the-job training opportunities
    8. Meet and get to know students just like you
    9. Supportive staff members who care about you
    10. Texas tradition of training

    Located at the southernmost tip of Texas, Southern Careers Institute’s Brownsville, Texas location serves the South Texas community. True to SCI’s tradition, this campus embraces its diverse culture in a supportive and family-like environment.

    SCI’s Brownsville campus is conveniently located on Price Road near Southwinds Shopping Center. This campus offers programs in the medical and business career fields, such as: medical assistant, medical billing & coding specialist, business accounting specialist, and administrative assistant.

    This campus is a branch of Southern Careers Institute in Austin, TX.

  • Corpus Christi

    Southern Careers Institute in Corpus Christi, Texas is the Coastal Bend’s choice for career training. Nestled in the seat of Nueces County, this campus location is perfect for anyone living in this South Texas city. Conveniently located on Airline Road, Southern Careers Institute’s Corpus Christi campus is a central location for anyone driving to campus, and it’s easy for students taking the bus. This campus offers programs in the medical and business fields, such as: medical assistant, pharmacy technician, medical billing & coding specialist, business accounting specialist, and administrative assistant. This campus is a branch of Southern Careers Institute in Austin, TX.

  • Pharr

    Southern Careers Institute’s Pharr, Texas campus location is located in Hidalgo County, which is one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. This campus blends its diverse culture with hands-on career training to provide students with a supportive, family-like learning environment.

    The Pharr campus is conveniently located on North Jackson road – just minutes from McAllen, Texas. The Pharr campus offers programs in the medical and business career fields, such as: medical assistant, medical billing and coding specialist, medical office specialist, business accounting specialist, and administrative assistant.

    This campus is a branch of Southern Careers Institute in Austin, TX.

  • San Antonio South

    A short drive from San Antonio’s River Walk District, Southern Careers Institute’s San Antonio South campus is located in the seat of Bexar County. Located on SW Military Drive, this campus is ideal for anyone living in the South San Antonio area.

    Although the campus is located in the second most populated city in Texas, our students enjoy a close-knit, supportive, family-like environment. SCI’s San Antonio South campus offers a variety of programs in the medical and business career fields, such as: medical assistant, medical office specialist, medical billing & coding specialist, pharmacy technician, business accounting specialist, and administrative assistant.

    This campus is a branch of Southern Careers Institute in Austin, TX.

*Not all programs available at all locations

Southern Careers Institute is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

Council on Occupational Education
7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite #325
Atlanta, GA 30350
Phone (770) 396-3898
Toll Free (800) 917-2081

Southern Careers Institute locations are approved by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges.

Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges
101 East 15th Street, Rm. 226T
Austin, Texas 78778-0001
Phone (512) 936-3100

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