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Career Opportunities for Those with an Information Technology Degree

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If you’re pursuing an education in Information Technology and are curious about the many career paths you could take, there are many different areas you can venture into. Depending on whether you're interested in diagnostics, engineering, data analysis, or prefer a career where you can engage in some customer service, there are many choices out there to explore. Here are a few to consider.

Trends Impacting the Medical Billing & Coding Field

Medical Biller

Medical billing and coding is a fast-paced, critical role within the healthcare sector. It transforms all aspects of healthcare into medical alphanumerical codes in order to record and report on figures and trends. The associated technology and surrounding health policies have a huge impact on the medical coding job role, meaning it’s best suited for an individual who can keep up to date with the inevitable changes. From The Affordable Care Act to CPT Code Updates, we’ll explore some of these changes in more detail below.

How to Be a Team Player at Work and in the Classroom

circle of people putting their hands together in the middle

If you haven’t noticed already, working with a team is a crucial part of day-to-day life. At work, it’s a rarity to complete a whole project all by yourself - and there’s a good reason for that. Everyone brings different expertise, experience, perspectives, and knowledge to the table, creating a team that can solve a problem better than a single individual. Being a great team player means developing some key skills. While you’re at a career training school work on mastering these skills so you will be prepared for the challenges that await you in your career.

International Education Corporation Steps in to Support the Students and Staff of Corinthian Colleges

IRVINE, Calif., April 27, 2015 — On Monday, April 27, 2015, International Education Corporation, the parent company of UEI College and Florida Career College, announced its plan to offer help to displaced Everest, WyoTech and Heald College students and staff.

International Education Corp Opens UEI College Campus in Bakersfield, CA

March 20th, 2012 BAKERSFIELD, CA. – International Education Corporation (IEC), a leading national provider of career education and operator of UEI College, announced the opening of its newest campus in Bakersfield, California. This will be IEC's 17th campus in the United States.

The Fall of American Education

by Fardad Fateri

IRVINE, Calif., February 28, 2012 -- With Presidential elections under way, the hottest topic being leveraged to gain public support is yet again the state of the U.S. economy. The stories, the spins, and the passionate debates on who would put the economy back on track has become commonplace. However, regrettably, there has been little discourse about education as the most powerful catalyst to economic prosperity. Many of the comments in this piece will be controversial and transformative, but considering the state of American education today, it's prudent to be evaluative, evidence based, honest and at times politically incorrect.

International Education Corp Acquires Emergency Training Services

February 14th, 2012

SANTA CRUZ, Calif., February 14, 2012 -- International Education Corporation (IEC), a leading national provider of career education and parent company of UEI College, has acquired Emergency Training Services, a leading emergency medical care training college in Santa Cruz, California. This acquisition is consistent with IEC's objective to expand its geographic reach through complementary markets and by offering entry level career education in high demand verticals such as healthcare, business, technology, and criminal justice.

UEI College in Riverside, CA Celebrates Grand Opening

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 21, 2011
 
RIVERSIDE, Calif., November 21, 2011 -- International Education Corporation (IEC), a leading national provider of career education and operator of UEI College, celebrated the Grand Opening of its Riverside, CA, campus with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, November 10, 2011.

UEI College Scholarships Earmarked for Low-Income Students

Partners Education Scholarship program awards scholarships to low-income students to increase access to career education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 24, 2011

IRVINE, CA., October 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With a vision to address growing concerns about the rising costs and access to higher education for academically qualified low-income students, International Education Corporation (IEC), a leading national provider of career education and operator of UEI College and United Education Institute (UEI), today announced that so far in 2011over 250 of its students have received the Partners Education Scholarship. The Partners Education Scholarship program is designed to help meet the challenge of ensuring access to higher education for students who will not be able to afford it otherwise.

International Education Corp Appoints George P. Harbison as Chief Financial Officer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, October 4, 2011

IRVINE, CA. International Education Corporation (IEC), a leading national provider of career education and operator of UEI College and United Education Institute (UEI), has announced the appointment of George P. Harbison as Chief Financial Officer.

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