Pinnacle Career Institute

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When it comes to career training in today’s career fields, Pinnacle Career Institute strives to stand out from the rest. Whether it is our commitment to student success, our dedication to career training, or our striving to place students in their careers after they graduate, there are many things that make Pinnacle Career Institute different from other schools.

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Pinnacle Career Institute located in South Kansas City is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates and associate’s degrees. www.acics.org Pinnacle Career Institute Online Education, offered by Pinnacle Career Institute located in South Kansas City, is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates and associate’s degrees, as a division of Pinnacle Career Institute located in South Kansas City. www.acics.org Pinnacle Career Institute located in North Kansas City* is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates and associate’s degrees. www.acics.org Pinnacle Career Institute located in Lawrence is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award certificates and associate’s degrees. www.acics.org

Programs Available at Pinnacle Career Institute:

Dental Assisting - Certificate

If you’re looking to enter a growing field where your skills will be rewarded and appreciated, consider becoming a dental assistant.

In addition to mastering the topics below, you’ll get hands-on experience as an intern in a dental office, starting with your dental first class. As you continue the program, you’ll also have the opportunity to complete an externship that builds upon your first field experiences. With 300 hours of in-office time accumulated before you graduate, you can feel more confident when applying for jobs.

Dental imaging techniques Infection prevention Restorative dental techniques Instrument/hand-piece utilization Impression creation Common dental business operation practices Dental anatomy and physiology

Massage Therapy - Certificate

A career in massage therapy offers uniquely rewarding benefits. You can bring your healing touch to others’ lives every day. But to make this new career a reality, you’ll need the proper training. To find quality massage therapy certification in Kansas City or Lawrence, look no further than Pinnacle Career Institute.

Massage therapy is a great way to improve one’s physical, mental and emotional health. From working to soothe your client’s tired muscles after a stressful day, to working in a spa, to joining a medical team, massage therapy can offer many career paths and many potential benefits to your clients. Massage therapy can also help you have a career on your terms. With the freedom to schedule appointments on your schedule, you can still have time for your family and your own life.

In Pinnacle Career Institute’s Massage Therapy program in Kansas City and Lawrence, we incorporate both classroom instruction as well as hands-on practice. Our massage therapist program also prepares graduates to sit for the Massage and Bodywork License (MBLEX) Exam. As you prepare for a bright professional future, Pinnacle Career Institute is here to support you.



Medical Assistant - Certificate

The Medical Assistant program at PCI in Kansas City and Lawrence prepares you to take an active role in the treatment of patients. You will learn to perform routine medical procedures. These may include collecting and preparing laboratory specimens (including phlebotomy), taking medical histories and vital signs, explaining treatment procedures, and assisting with examinations. Get a career that makes a difference in your life and the lives of those you help.



Medical Billing & Coding Specialist - Associate Degree

PCI’s Associate of Occupational Studies degree in Medical Billing & Coding can help you learn the professional, administrative and technical skills to work in billing and coding. Since the healthcare industry increasingly relies on digital technology to record, store and share information, now is a great time to learn more about this comprehensive program.

Classrooms are set up with computers where students can work on medical billing and coding software just like they would in a professional environment. Students in the program receive personal guidance from instructors to gain the confidence to pursue a career in medical billing and coding.

Courses strive to cover all aspects of billing and coding, including following the regulations that are important for healthcare facilities to stay accurate, efficient and compliant with current laws. Students can learn the step-by-step process of coding out items to send to insurance companies, as well as understanding how to communicate effectively with other healthcare facilities.



Programs vary by location.

Pinnacle Career Institute Campus:

  • Lawrence

    You probably know that in Lawrence, Kansas, schools aren’t hard to come by. But what if you’re not a bustling kid playing Frisbee between classes? We know you’re looking for colleges in Kansas that fit your schedule as a busy adult. Pinnacle Career Institute is one of the best Kansas colleges for career education on your own terms.

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