Blackstone Announces Participation in AVOTEC and OLT

February 2009: Blackstone Career Institute understands the need for military personnel and their spouses to find education and career training that is flexible and adaptable to their unique lifestyle. Many of Blackstone‚Äôs students are from military families and find that the training programs offered can easily travel with them through deployments and relocations in the…

Online Payment Portal Now Available for Payments

NEW! Online Payment Portal¬† October 2008: Blackstone students now have the convenience of making tuition payments online using a major credit card, debit card or e-check through the online payment portal. Students (or those sponsoring a student) just need to go to the Blackstone website home page, blackstoneedu.wpengine.com, and click on ‚ÄúMake a Payment‚ÄĚ under…

Blackstone Begins E-Newsletter

BCI Launches First e-Newsletter! March 2008: Blackstone Career Institute has launched its first e-newsletter for students and those interested in learning more about the school and its programs. In this monthly update, BCI will offer announcements about career training programs, information and advice that can help students pursue their professional and personal goals, and news…

Relocation Approved by DETC

We’ve Moved! Relocation to Allentown, PA January 2008: At its January meeting, the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) approved Blackstone Career Institute‚Äôs relocation to its new facility in Allentown, Pennsylvania. The approval was awarded after a site visit conducted in October, 2007. Following the site visit, representatives from the DETC…

Blackstone Accepts MyCAA Benefit

Use the Benefits You’ve Earned! MyCAA Benefit January 2008: Blackstone understands the need for military personnel and their spouses to find education and career training that is flexible and adaptable to their unique lifestyle. In the past, military personnel and veterans have been able to take advantage of DANTES and the Montgomery G.I. bill for…

Blackstone Announces Move

BCI Announces Move¬†to Allentown, PA July 2007: Blackstone Career Institute announces its move from Emmaus to Allentown, PA. Located in the recently renovated Great Bear Center, Blackstone‚Äôs new home is over 3,000 square feet, meeting the company‚Äôs need for additional space for its expanding operations. ‚ÄúSince 2000, we have added several new programs at Blackstone,…

Students Give Positive Feedback

Student Feedback March 2007:¬†The feedback from students speaks for itself. For the fourth consecutive year, more than 9 out of 10 students who enroll with a DETC accredited institution reported they achieved their learning goals and are satisfied with their studies. And, for the fourth consecutive year, the overwhelming majority would recommend their alma mater…

BCI Makes Articulation Agreement with University of Phoenix

Articulation Agreement with University of Phoenix for Elective Credits February 2007: Many Blackstone students are life-long learners, eager to continue their education after they have received their diploma. Under a new articulation agreement between Blackstone Career Institute (BCI) and the University of Phoenix, graduates of Blackstone diploma and certificate programs can be assured of receiving…

Middle States Commission Accreditation

Middle States Commission Announces BCI Accreditation November 2006: The Middle States Commission on Secondary Schools (MSCSS) has announced that Blackstone Career Institute has been accredited for the period ending November 9, 2009. The decision to accredit Blackstone Career Institute was awarded on the basis of an agreement approved by MSCSS and the Distance Education and…