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Texas School of Business

  • Dental Assistant Diploma
  • Medical Assistant Diploma
  • Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Diploma
  • Patient Care Technician Diploma

Texas School of Business


Texas School of Business



About Texas School of Business
At Texas School of Business, you will gain an education from real world instructors. The school offers a career-focused learning experience that prepares graduates to pursue their choice of career paths or progress in their existing professions. The higher education programs are specifically designed for working adults who juggle between their personal and professional lives. Professional instructions and flexible schedules are part of a great learning experience. The faculty and staff of Texas School of Business possess expertise in their respective fields. They teach technical skills along with industry knowledge, so their students can excel in their profession through their diploma course. All programs finish in a short span of time, with relevant education regarding the local employment requirements.


Campus locations:

Texas School of Business Friendswood Campus
3208 FM 528
Friendswood, TX 77546


Texas School of Business Houston (North) Campus
711 East Airtex Drive
Houston, TX 77073


The Texas School of Business was founded in 1983 in North Houston. It was initially just a small, private secretarial school. In 1984, the school expanded its operations, while incorporating various business programs. Then in 1987, Texas School of Business included a Medical Assistant program to its curriculum. In 1988, the second campus of this school opened in the southwest region of Houston. During 1996, the school was purchased by a private corporation, T.S.B. Holding Co. Inc. Further, in 1999, a third campus of the school opened in Friendswood, Texas. In 2003, a fourth campus was inaugurated in East Houston at 12030 East Freeway. In 2004, the Texas School of Business was taken over by Kaplan Higher Education Corporation. In 2015, the Education Corporation of America acquired the school.


School Accreditation

While choosing a school, people usually check whether the school is certified or not. This means that the school should meet certain standards of qualitative education. The Texas School of Business meets all such standards, while surpassing your educational expectations.


The Texas School of Business is regionally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). You can call 202.336.6780, if you have any doubts or queries about the accreditation of the school.


If you want campus specific accreditation with memberships, approvals and programs, you will need to visit the campus accreditation pages. This information is also located in the Course Catalogs: Institution information, accrediting agencies, approvals, and memberships.


Admission process

When you contact the Texas School of Business, you will be referred to an admission representative, who will guide you through the enrollment procedure. He or she will speak to you about your educational and professional aspirations and will answer all your queries about the admission requirements and procedures. There are some specific guidelines that every candidate must fulfill, in order to enroll into the Texas School of Business. The applicant must accomplish one of the following requirements:


• Be a high school graduate
• Have a General Education Development (GED) certificate
• Have a Home Study certificate or a transcript of a Home Study program, which should be equal to the high school level and recognized by the applicant’s home town. Along with this, the school also requires evidences of high school graduation. For students who reside in the United States, but study in foreign universities shall be asked to appear for an entrance examination.


Financial aid
If you need a financial help to enroll in the Texas School of Business, then you can contact the school and learn about it. You can obtain help through federal or state grants, career compass grants, loans, part time or full time jobs, scholarships, and third party agencies. Your eligibility will be determined by the information you submit to FAFSA. Military students are applicable for reduced tuition rates.


The Texas School of Business offers two main courses for Allied Health and Continuing Education. There are four programs under the Allied Health category and two programs under the Continuing Education category.

Dental Assistant Diploma

The Texas School of Business provides relevant education and practical training to all people who want to become dental assistants. With the Dental Assistant Diploma program, you will acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for your dental assisting career. You will be able to perform various dental duties such as tray setups, instrument sterilization, equipment maintenance, four-handed dentistry, model trimming, charting, impressions, and dental reception duties. In addition to this, students will learn records management and ethics, office management and communications, and basic computer skills. Their flexible class schedules will let you maintain a balance between your work, family, and education.


Medical Assistant Diploma

Students who want to acquire the Medical Assistant Diploma will receive hands on training and comprehensive education in both clinical and administrative fields, so they can start their career in the medical sector and become skilled medical assistants. In this program, they will learn how to assist physicians in their routine physical examinations, aid in minor surgical procedures, administer injections, record medical histories, vital signs, and explain treatment procedures to different patients and their families. By acquiring this diploma, students can make the patients feel at ease, while explaining the instructions of the doctor.


Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Diploma


Students of the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Diploma will learn about the important paperwork in the medical field, including medical tests, patients’ information, dealing with insurance agencies, etc. It involves medical office work, medical insurance billing, and medical coding skills. The diploma teaches you to analyze medical records and allocate codes with different diagnosis and procedures, assess clinical care, and conduct medical research in hospitals, clinics, and other health care facilities.


Patient Care Technician Diploma

The Patient Care Technician Diploma is an extension of a nursing assistant’s role. It trains you to become a cross trained nursing assistant, also referred to as a Patient Care Technician (PCT). This program gives knowledge and practical training to students who were or are employed as Health care technicians, nursing aides, Patient care assistants, Phlebotomists, Allied health assistants, or Electrocardiograph aides.


Nurse Assistant Course
People who love to help others should go for the Nurse Assistant Course offered by the Texas School of Business. In this program, you will learn how to provide basic care to inhabitants enrolled in long-term health care facilities and help people achieve maximum functional freedom. Some of the topics of this course include infection control, resident rights, personal care procedures, basic body mechanics, emergency procedures, nutrition, observation and charting, and restorative services.


Spanish for Health Care Workers Course
The Texas School of Business offers the Spanish for Health Care Workers Course for people who face language barriers in their medical profession. With this certificate program, you will be able to understand Spanish speaking patients and in turn communicate effectively with them. This includes the use of common medical vocabulary, health remedies, and Spanish-English dictionaries and relevant resources.