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2010 ACCSC School of Excellence

accsc_2Through the School of Excellence Award, the Commission recognizes exemplary career schools and colleges for demonstrating a high-level commitment to the expectations and rigors of ACCSC accreditation; the delivery of quality educational programs and services and for demonstrating a high-level of achievement among its students.  

In order to earn this award, the graduation and employment rates from all programs offered by the school must meet or exceed the average rates among all ACCSC accredited institutions.


February 2012
NYSMDA is now on Facebook
We have just launched our official facebook page. Visit us here! Please stop by give us a like and post your pictures or comments about your time at NYSMDA. We'd love to hear from you.
August 2011
New Placement Personnel
The school is proud to announce that in February of 2011 Phinneas Duru was hired as a placemnet advisor.  Mr. Duru has an extensive New York City career school background.  He worked at Caliber Training Institute for fifteen(15) years and he loves working with young people on improving their lives. In May of 2011 the school hired Shareen Ramjohn as a placement advsior.  Ms. Ramjohn has significant expertise in this area.  She has worked the last...
May 2011
Sandra Parisette the school's senior Dental Assistant Instructor says "it is very important that the school's students learn Dentrix so they can be a big asset to a New York City Dental Office.  Dentrix is by far the most common program used in the state of New York and if our studnets learn the program they will have a leg up on the competition."  On August 5th 2011 Ms. Parisette's afternoon class took Dentrix lessons...
April 2011
A Great New Look
It was time to say out with the old and in with the new for, the school’s web site.  “Our first web site was launched in 2003 and earned the prestigious BOLI Award for design excellence,” explained Donna Gamelin, the school’s Executive Director of Admissions.  “Our new site has many of the same features our students enjoyed in the past but now has a fresh new look and a lot more in the way...
March 2011
Keep Your American Heart Association CPR/AED Skills and Certification Current
The spring and summer series of CPR/ AED classes has been completed.  Not just for NYSMDA students, our American Hearth Association CPR / AED classes are open to NYSMDA alumni and the general public.  Each session includes six (6) hours of American Heart Association instruction and time for testing.  There is no charge for currently enrolled NYSMDA students.  There is a sixty-dollar ($60) fee for NYSMDA alumni and the public.  Fees are collected at the...


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