First Institute

Welcome to First Institute

Your New Career Starts Here!

We are committed to you as a student from beginning to end. Our staff will help you find the financial aid necessary to start your training. Our instructors have worked in the industry and are here to share their experience and expertise, while providing the education you need to begin a new career. And it doesn’t end there. When you complete your program, our career services team will help you put your best foot forward with advice about job applications, guidance for building an effective resume and effective interview preparation.

Programs Offered

  • Dental Assisting

    As a dental assistant, you’ll have the opportunity to help people maintain a great smile and overall health with a rewarding career in a growing, exciting field.
  • Massage Therapy

    The ancient art of massage therapy has helped people to heal and feel their best for centuries. It’s also a rewarding, fulfilling career offering a variety of exciting career options.
  • Medical Assisting

    The health care industry is constantly evolving and the need for versatile, motivated employees continues to expand, offering great opportunity for a rewarding career.

*Programs may vary from campus to campus.

*Financial Aid is available for those who qualify and apply.


First Institute is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET).

First Institute is approved to operate by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.

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