Brightwood College, Beaumont Campus

Brightwood College, Beaumont Campus


Campus Overview

Brightwood College Beaumont can help you pursue new career opportunities. Our goal is to empower you with the skills to help you succeed in today's job market. With a variety of programs, Brightwood College is designed to provide career-focused education with flexible schedules so you can attend school without disrupting your busy life. Contact us today to find out how our programs could help you find your ideal career.

Taught by dedicated instructors who often work in their respective fields on a daily basis helps Brightwood College students get a real-world, hands-on training and experience that could prepare you to thrive in your chosen profession. With relevant instruction, we are ready to help you achieve your goals.

Our Beaumont campus staff are available to help you on your path to a rewarding career. With faculty members who support your needs so you can complete your education, programs to help during and after your program, tutoring services, refresher courses, externships and even career services -- Brightwood College Beaumont is here to help.


Originally, Brightwood College Beaumont was first known to the community as Texas Careers. While initially established for educational courses in allied health fields, Texas Careers expanded its program selections to additional careers throughout their history. In 2000, Texas Careers opened its Beaumont branch. The campus relocated in 2009 and changed its name to Brightwood College in 2015.

What Brightwood College Offers

Students can unlock their potential and train for careers they want at Brightwood College. They deserve it. The only way to get from where they are now to where they want to be is to take action and start their journeys. Brightwood College will help point students in the right direction -- toward new careers that they can be proud of.

Brightwood College Commitment

Brightwood College stands by its services and the education it provides. Students can confidently attend a Conditional Admittance Period with no financial commitment to be sure that Brightwood College is the right choice for them. If students notify the school that they will not be staying beyond the Conditional Admittance Period, then they will not be charged tuition.

Brightwood College Instructors

Plan College instructors bring real world experiences to the classroom. They provide students with the most current industry standards and practices.

Hands-on Training

At Brightwood College, students can combine classroom learning with hands-on training. Students actually do what they come to learn; they don't just read about it. They develop skills that are more likely to stick when they actually practice those skills.

Materials and Equipment

Students learn with materials and equipment that they would use on the job. They gain the ability to display knowledge and skills that employers are looking for.


Students can find externship or practicum sites with the school's assistance. They can apply the knowledge they gain at Brightwood College to real-world career settings. They increase their confidence in job interviews.

Externships and practicums are not required for all programs.

Admission Requirements

Brightwood College wants to help students start their journeys. The admissions process for each student starts with a Career Planning Session where the student's career goals are discussed; information about the school and its programs is shared; a campus tour is provided; and the student has the opportunity to meet with a Career Services Adviser and Financial Aid Officer.

Admissions requirements include, but are not limited to, proof of high school graduation and entrance assessment. For information on specific program requirements, students should contact the Admissions Department.

Financial Aid and Military Benefits

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. A financial aid officer will be able to assist students in determining their eligibility for federal loans, private aid, state and federal grants, scholarships, and other forms of aid.

In support of the military community, Brightwood College also offers a 30% discount in tuition for active duty personnel, military spouses, veterans, and dependents of veterans or active duty personnel.

Students should please contact the Financial Aid Department for more information about financial aid and the military and veteran benefits programs the campus supports.

Career Services

Brightwood College is committed to students' future successes. It works with employers in the community to make sure that its programs support students' needs by providing graduates that are appropriately skilled. Students will receive personalized assistance from a Career Services Adviser in school, upon graduation and beyond.

Brightwood College offers "The Brightwood Certified Professional" program devoted to sharpening the skills that could make the difference in a student's job search. Brightwood College offers 7 certification activities that allow students to become more well-rounded candidates upon graduation. Certifications include, but are not limited to, dress for success, social media presence, and preparing for the interview.


Brightwood College is an accredited school. For more information, please visit

Consumer Information

For more information on our programs and their outcomes visit Brightwood College does not guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional academy training may be required for law enforcement positions. Applicants to the Criminal Justice program in Texas will require additional TCLEOSE or other government agency approved training upon graduation to seek certain positions.


Brightwood College Beaumont is close to I-10 and US-96. The area is popular as the home of the South Texas State Fair along with a variety of interesting sites to see, things to do, and places to explore.

Antiques, clothing and other items can be found at Parkdale Mall. With cuisine ranging from authentic Mexican to Cajun, steaks, and barbecue, Beaumont has something for everyone. Local art museums and festivals are also popular in this community.


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Location & Contact

Kaplan College, Beaumont Campus

6115 Eastex Freeway
Beaumont, TX 77706

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