Health Career Pathways Partnership Grant

The Health Career Pathways Partnership Grant provides tuition-free training to low-income* individuals for select health occupation courses/programs at San Jacinto College.  These courses will prepare students to enter the workforce in high demand health professions, or continue their healthcare education to higher income careers.

  • Earn a degree or certificate in healthcare - Tuition Free!
  • Some programs can be completed in less than 6 months
  • Work-based learning/Internships & job search assistance
  • One-on-one counseling with participants that are chosen for the program to help make choices on their career path


Sample Training Opportunities

  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Office Professional
  • AAPC Medical Coding
  • Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Medical Laboratory Technician
  • EKG Technician
  • Radiography
  • Sonography
  • Health Information Technology
    • Certificate of Technology
    • AAS
  • Electronic Health Record
  • Medical Assistant
  • Eye Care Technology
  • Surgical Technician

**MUST meet eligibility requirements**


Eligibility Requirements

***For the checklist of required documents click here***

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Program eligibility is limited to individuals who are citizens of the United States or who meet the immigrant eligibility requirements for federal public benefits.
  • Income Requirements (One of):
    • TANF
    • SNAP
    • Harris Health Gold Card
    • Verifiable income equal or less than 150% of annual poverty guideline amount.
  • Pass Background Check and Drug Screening
  • Not currently enrolled in another educational/training program


Student Success Summer Courses (Central Campus):

  • July 10, 2017-July 19, 2017
    • 1:00pm-5:00pm, Mondays & Wednesdays
  • August 7, 2017-August 16, 2017
    • 5:30pm-9:30pm, Mondays & Wednesdays


Upcoming Events:

Information Coming soon!


HCPP-Grant Student Handbook


For grant information, contact:


Phone: 281-478-2723


To start the eligibility process, please contact and copy the grant email at (

Candace Aubry ( or

Silvia Gonzalez (


Health and Human Services


HPOG Website:              

The Health Profession Opportunity Grant (HPOG) is a study funded by the federal government which is being conducted to determine how these training opportunities help people improve their skills and find better jobs.  During the study, all new eligible applicants will be selected by lottery to participate in these training opportunities.  Not all eligible applicants will be selected to participate in these opportunities.

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 “This document was supported by Grant 90FX0035-01-00 from the Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS).  Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of HHS.”