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IBMC College raises nearly $700 for local school supply drives

Throughout the summer, IBMC College campaigned newly enrolled students to donate a school supply or $5 to its School Supply Drive to help area children get the supplies they need to head back to school. Three northern Colorado IBMC campuses in Fort Collins, Greeley and Longmont raised an estimated $675 worth of school supplies and… read more

Do you know the basics of cosmetology? (Quiz)

Cosmetology is a rapidly-growing career field in Colorado, and it’s a great path for people who love to make others feel and look great. Estheticians and cosmetologists perform beauty services in salons, spas and barbershops. Test your knowledge and see how much you really know about hair, skin and nail care! Loading…… read more

Demand for Medical Billing and Coding Specialists continues to grow

The healthcare industry has changed in dramatic ways over the past decade, but the future is looking bright for Medical Billing and Coding Specialists. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the career is expected to grow 15 percent through 2024 – a much faster rate than average. Still, the occupation can appear mysterious to… read more

Which medical assisting specialty is right for you?

  In such a broadly defined career field as medical assisting, there are many paths you can take after graduating with a diploma from a career-training college. Whether you’re ready to treat patients, or you’re a behind-the-scenes type of person, there’s a career for you in medical assisting.     Clinical Medical Assistant When you… read more

IBMC College Fort Collins now offering 3-day Chemical Peel course

Licensed estheticians, cosmetologists can expand skill set, possibilities with this Chemical Peel course Starting today, IBMC College will be enrolling interested licensed estheticians and cosmetologists into its Chemical Peel certification course – a three-day training that starts September 9 at the IBMC College Fort Collins campus, 3842 S. Mason Street. The course, held over three… read more

Medical and Dental Assisting: Both booming careers, but what’s the difference?

It might seem obvious: Dental assistants work in dental clinics and medical assistants work in hospitals—but there’s more to it than that. Both careers share a high capacity for growth in the next ten years, but daily work experiences and duties differ considerably between them. Which path is right for you? Dental Assisting Almost all… read more

IBMC College students, staff awarded during Western-themed assemblies

IBMC College students were encouraged to sport their best cowboy boots and tip their hats during this session’s Student Awards Assembly, hosted by the Education Department and Student Services, on Thursday, July 13, at all IBMC campus locations. The assemblies were off to a great start with flannel-and-jean-wearing students and the Good Ol’ West decorations… read more

Medical Assisting: Do you have the 7 traits?

Let’s face it, a medical career is not for everyone. But if you’re reading this now, you probably already know that you love helping people, have an interest in healthcare and you’re ready for a stable and secure career. Most medical assistants work in hospitals or physicians’ offices to help examine patients, take vital signs… read more

IBMC College students perform beauty services for at-risk children, teens at Fort Collins campus clinic

June 21, 2017 Fort Collins, CO — IBMC College cosmetology staff and students welcomed participants of The Center for Family Outreach to receive beauty services at the Fort Collins Student Beauty Services Clinic on Wednesday, June 21. Ten local children and teens received services from IBMC cosmetology students ranging from haircuts to hair coloring, facials,… read more