Dawn Career Institute  

Dawn Career Institute

Dawn Career Institute is one of the 12% of family-owned businesses in the United States to pass on to the third generation.

Thirty-eight years strong, here is our story:

With career-focused programs offered through either traditional or online courses, Dawn Career Institute can prepare you to pursue a new career in the healthcare and wellness fields. For more than 30 years, we've helped students in the tri-state community pursue their passion in the healthcare and wellness fields as well as students around the country taking our online programs. It’s your time to have a career you’re passionate about. Join the DCI family, and let us help you get there!

Our mission says it all

Dedication. Compassion. Inspiration. Our philosophy is to provide our students with an education in a family-oriented, nurturing and caring environment. Our mission is to cultivate an environment that enables individuals to thrive in the pursuit of fulfilling personal, professional and academic goals. We achieve this by delivering innovative programs within the healthcare and wellness fields that integrate curriculum and technology to position graduates for success in their chosen career fields.

We have a single focus: You!

From the time you register, you have our entire staff there to help – from registration and financial aid to classes and labs to job placement – we’ll be there. We also limit our class size to a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, and labs are 8:1, so that you can have the personal interaction and instruction you need to be successful.

Meet the family

Three generations of the Anglin-Zapata family have contributed to our school's story. Learn more about our story here.

Flexibility to fit your schedule

At DCI, we understand the challenges you face. You have work and family commitments, which is why we offer day, evening, online and blended classes to fit your busy schedule.

Don’t miss this opportunity!

With career-focused programs, convenient location and online courses available, you owe it to yourself to learn more about what Dawn Career Institute has to offer.

Additional Student Aid

  • On-Site Financial Aid available to those who qualify
  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Day and Evening Classes

Some programs offered in a Blended format, which includes Online and On-Campus classes. Specific programs and additional information can be discussed with an admissions associate. For useful consumer information, please visit us at

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