Career Centers of Texas' Corpus Christi campus held a graduation ceremony April 11 for 275 students. The ceremony was held at Selena Auditorium in Corpus Christi.

Students were recognized for earning diplomas in one of four programs in the allied health field. Upon graduation, students may be eligible for entry-level positions in their field of study.

"Throughout each of our programs, instructors assisted these graduates and helped them see the light at the end of the tunnel," said Jeriann Hix, president of Career Centers of Texas' Corpus Christi campus. "This is the culmination of all of their sacrifice and determination. Students will walk the stage and achieve their ultimate goal of graduation."

Career Centers of Texas' Corpus Christi campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

ACCSCT is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education.

The Career Centers of Texas Corpus Christi campus April 2009 graduates are as follows:

Dental Assistant

Marcos V Ramos, Bishop

Saida Rodriguez, Robstown

Cynthia A Caldera, Bishop

Brandy Gutierrez, Robstown

Crystal A Gutierrez, Robstown

Bianca L Luna, Robstown

Elizabeth R Olivarez, Robstown

Maria L Pacheco, Robstown

Yvette Pena, Robstown

Arnold M Rodriguez, Bishop

Veronica Vallejo, Robstown

Medical Office Specialist

Emily A Huape, Robstown

Veronica Maldonado, Robstown

Stacey N Warmath, Robstown

Ruby L Guajardo, Robstown

Elsa Rios, Agua Dulce

Angelita N Rodriguez, Robstown

Lucia D Rodriguez, Driscoll

Ashley N Smithwick, Agua Dulce.