The Temple College Business and Continuing Education Division has received funding to provide additional financial aid for students interested in taking their courses to train for new careers. Eligible students may now receive financial aid that covers up to half the cost of selected courses offered through the Business and Continuing Education Division.

Financial aid is available for the following health professions courses that will be offered this spring through the Business and Continuing Education Division: Medical Billing and Coding, Pharmacy Technician, Certified Nurse Aide, EKG Technician and Clinical Medical Assistant.

The Pharmacy Technician course will begin March 21 and will be held Tuesday and Thursday evenings through Oct. 12.

The Medical Billing and Coding course will begin March 22 and will be held Monday and Wednesday evenings through July 19.

The Certified Nurse Aide course will begin March 22 and will meet Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through May 10.

The EKG Technician course will be offered Saturdays from April 22-July 8.

The Clinical Medical Assistant course will begin April 1 and will be held Saturdays through Aug. 19.

All classes will be held in Berry Hall on the main Temple College campus in Temple. For details, call 254-298-8625 or visit