Texas 300 by 300

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College of the Mainland is proud to join with other community colleges in the state to help 300,000 Texans get back to work in the next 300 days.

We have several programs that can be completed in this short period of time that lead to financially stable careers. Many of these careers are eligible for financial aid that could result in total coverage of tuition and fees (be sure to complete the FAFSA to determine elibility).

College of the Mainland offers many certifications and fast track program options that support jobs in high demand. Complete a certification or fast track program to gain valuable training and hands-on experience in your desired industry or trade, and obtain the skills you need to get a competitive edge in today’s job market.

Financial Assistance Opportunities

For details on financial aid, visit www.com.edu/financial-aid or call 409-933-8274.


Programs

Explore our wide array of certificate programs to discover the fit that’s right for you!

Allied Health Careers

Allied Health Programs Award Duration
Health Information Management Credit Level 1 Certificate 2 semesters
Introduction to Health Information Management Credit Occupational Skills Award 1 semester
Pharmacy Technician Credit Level 1 Certificate 2 semesters
Certified Nurse Aid Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 2 months
Dental Assistant Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 3.5 months
Medical Office/Insurance Specialist Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 3.5 months
Phlebotomy Technician Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 3.5 months

Public Service Careers

Public Service Careers Award Duration
Advanced EMT Credit Level 1 Certificate 2 semesters
Fire Academy Credit Level 1 Certificate 1 semester
Police Academy Credit Level 1 Certificate 1 semester

Industrial Careers

Industrial Careers Award Duration
Occupational Safety and Health Credit Level 1 Certificate 3 semesters
Electrical I (Helper) Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 10 months
Instrumentation I (Helper) Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 8 months
Mechanical Maintenance, Basic
Fast Track
Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 8 months
3 months
Manual Machinist Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 9 months
Industrial Pipefitting Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 10 months
Logistics Technician (online) Non-Credit Occupational Skills Award 2 months
Drone Pilot Test Preparation
(FAA Exam ($150) not included in course tuition, provided by third-party vendor)
Industry Credential 2.5 days

Business and Computer Technologies

Business & Computer Technologies Award Duration
Networking Fundamentals Occupational Skills Award 1 semester
SQL Database Fundamentals Occupational Skills Award 1 semester
Programming Credit Level 1 Certificate 3 semesters
Web Design Credit Level 1 Certificate 3 semesters

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