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San Jacinto College launches Bachelor of Science in Nursing

January 31, 2020
  HOUSTON – The Texas Board of Nursing (BON) approved San Jacinto College’s new Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN-to-BSN) program Thursday, January 23, 2020, clearing the way for the College to launch its first baccalaureate degree in…

Glad to Grad(uate): San Jac celebrates fall 2019 commencement

January 30, 2020
  Minute Maid Park rippled with excitement Dec. 13 as the registrar certified associate degree and certificate candidates. In the stands, family and friends rose to their feet to cheer for 2,688 San Jacinto College graduates ready for the…

Maritime Campus, CPET welcome Japan delegates

January 30, 2020
    San Jacinto College welcomed visitors from Pasadena’s sister city, Hadano, Japan, in early January. Twelve delegates from Hadano--city hall staff, board of education members, teachers, and students--visited the Pasadena area Jan. 6-11…

Inspired by rescuers, former Life Flight patient pursues paramedic program

January 30, 2020
  While it engulfed bystanders in a sandstorm, the Life Flight helicopter landing at San Jacinto College’s North Campus took Victoria Duran back to another event. Eight years earlier, Duran flew inside Life Flight--as the victim of a T-…

Leveling up: Isaacks pays it forward with programming experience

January 30, 2020
  James “J.D.” Isaacks is proof life doesn’t have to follow a certain trajectory. In fact, the recent San Jacinto College alumnus took a reverse route: he worked in the computer programming industry before getting schooled in the industry…

San Jac readies to launch BSN program

January 23, 2020
  Updated January 27, 2020 It’s official. San Jacinto College will launch a Bachelor of Science in nursing (RN-to-BSN) program this fall at the Central Campus. The BSN program will give working registered nurses higher credentials and…