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Through 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.
With our MAY 2013 graduation ceremonies a fond memory, the school is now busy preparing for its October 25, 2013 commencement exercises to held at Queens College Kupferberg Center. Invitations will be mailed to graduates from late September to early October. Each graduate planning to attend must pick up admission tickets for family and friends along with their graduation cap and gown during the week before graduation. Remember, there’s no charge for the tickets or...
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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...
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...
It was time to say out with the old and in with the new for www.nysmda.com, 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...