Altierus Career College

Altierus Career College

Altierus Career College Profile

Altierus Career College is a postsecondary non-profit healthcare and trade school that is owned by ECMC Education (Educational Credit Management Corporation). Altierus Career Colleges used to be a part of Corinthian Colleges. In 2015, ECMC took over Altierus Career Colleges under the name Zenith Education. They then rebranded the schools as Altierus Career Colleges. More than 20 Zenith campuses closed in 2017. 

Altierus Career Colleges has three locations, Tampa, Houston, and Atlanta as well as online options. They have programs in healthcare and trades and many of their programs are a blend of online and on-campus learning. 

They offer 1-on-1 career advising, professional development, and employer partnerships to help students get started on the right track. Students learn from experimental learning in labs, externships, and clinical rotations. They also help students prepare and test for credentials or certifications. Students do also receive a laptop and ebooks to help with their studies and allow for a more flexible learning environment. 

Accredited By: Nationally 

GI Bill: Yes 


  • Dental Assistant
  • Massage Therapy (Tampa Only)
  • Medical Assistant 
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Pharmacy Technician 
  • Surgical Technology (Atlanta and Houston)
  • HVAC
  • Electrical (Houston and Tampa)

Certificates and Degrees: 

  • Certificates 
  • Associate Degrees 

Job Placement Rates: The job placement rate is 77% 

Online: Yes

Campus Location: 

  • Tampa, FL
  • Houston, TX
  • Atlanta, GA

TA For Active Duty: No

MyCAA For Military Spouses: No 

Admission Contact PersonAltierus Career College on College Recon 

Number of GI Bill Students: 95