education

This Holiday Season, Change A Life through Education

This Holiday Season, Change A Life through Education Education is a pathway to foster positive change or personal growth. This is why Blackstone offers a correspondence paralegal course specifically designed for incarcerated individuals. Many inmates are looking for a positive endeavor while incarcerated. Research shows that serving productive time by increasing education reduces recidivism. Blackstone‚Äôs…

Blackstone Completes Another Successful Accreditation

DEAC Re-Accredits BCI for Five More Years! March 2015: Celebrating its 125th Anniversary, Blackstone Career Institute (BCI), one of the nation‚Äôs first distance education schools, has been reaccredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) for the maximum five year renewal period.¬† An international career training school, Blackstone was granted initial…

Blackstone Named a Military-Friendly School for Fifth Consecutive Year

G.I. Jobs¬†Magazine Names BCI Military-Friendly School for Fifth Consecutive Year! September 2013: Blackstone Career Institute has been named a Military-Friendly School by G.I. Jobs¬†Magazine for the fifth year running. This honor places Blackstone among the top 20% of all colleges, universities and trade schools across the nation. The Military Friendly Schools Guide was created by…

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Follow Us on Twitter! Blackstone Career Institute (@BlackstoneEdu) is on Twitter! Follow us to get the latest on special offers, up-to-the-minute school news, useful advice, and information on career training opportunities at Blackstone. Learn more about distance learning courses virtual schools can offer. We invite you to join the conversation! And be sure to follow…

Blackstone Named a Military-Friendly School for Second Year

Military-Friendly¬†Education August 2010: Blackstone Career Institute was recently selected by G.I. Jobs magazine as a Military-Friendly School for 2011 in honor of the school’s efforts to support military students and their families. This is the second consecutive year that Blackstone has been named to the list. After conducting extensive research and gathering survey data, the…

Blackstone Reaccredited by MSCSS

May 2010: The Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools (MSCSS) has announced that Blackstone Career Institute has been reaccredited for the period ending May 1, 2015. The decision to reaccredit Blackstone Career Institute was awarded on the basis of an agreement approved by MSCSS and the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC). The agreement allows…

Blackstone Launches New Pharmacy Technician Program

New Pharmacy Technician Program! March 2010: Blackstone Career Institute (BCI), one of the nation‚Äôs first distance education schools, has been approved to offer a new Pharmacy Technician Diploma Program by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Division of Private Licensed Schools, and the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council. The new program meets…

Blackstone Reaccredited by DETC

DETC Re-Accredits BCI for Five More Years! February 2010: Blackstone Career Institute (BCI), one of the nation‚Äôs first distance education schools, has been reaccredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) for the maximum five year renewal period.¬† An international career training school, Blackstone was granted initial accreditation in 2005,…

G.I. Jobs Names BCI as a Military-Friendly School

G.I. Jobs Magazine Names Blackstone¬†as a Military Friendly School for 2010 August 2009: Blackstone Career Institute was recently selected by G.I. Jobs Magazine as a Military Friendly School for 2010 in honor of the school‚Äôs efforts to support military students and their families. After conducting extensive research and gathering survey data, the military magazine ranked…