Wills, Trust, & Estates and Family Law

New Courses! Wills, Trust, & Estates and Family Law January 2006: Blackstone Career Institute has received approval from the Distance Education & Training Council to offer two new certificate courses in Wills, Trust, & Estates and Family Law. These Advanced Paralegal Courses are taught by BCI‚Äôs staff of experienced instructors, and are perfect for paralegals,…

New Advanced Courses

New Advanced Courses in¬†Real Estate Law, Practical Bankruptcy Law, and Personal Injury/Torts! June 2005: Blackstone Career Institute has received approval from the Distance Education & Training Council to offer three new advanced courses in Real Estate Law, Practical Bankruptcy Law, and Personal Injury/Torts. These Advanced Paralegal Courses are taught by BCI‚Äôs staff of experienced instructors,…

Blackstone Announces DETC Accreditation

Blackstone Announces Its DETC Accreditation¬† January 2005: Blackstone Career Institute, one of the nation‚Äôs first distance education schools and a division of Direct Learning Systems Inc., announced its accreditation from the Accreditation Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC) January 10, 2005. Approved by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized…

Civil Litigation and Business Law

New Courses!¬†Civil Litigation and Business Law January 2005: Blackstone Career Institute has received approval from the Distance Education & Training Council to offer two new certificate courses in Civil Litigation and Business Law. These Advanced Paralegal Courses are taught by Blackstone‚Äôs staff of experienced instructors, and are perfect for paralegals, legal assistants, or professionals in…

Medical Office Assistant and Dental Office Assistant

New Courses!¬†Medical Office Assistant and Dental Office Assistant November 2004: Blackstone has been approved to offer its Medical Office Assistant and Dental Office Assistant programs by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Private Licensed Schools Division. The demand for medical and dental office assistants is expected to increase in the future, reflecting the rapid growth in…

School News July 2004

July 2004: Blackstone Career Institute has introduced a new Online Student Center (OSC) which allows students to view course materials online, as well as take exams and monitor their grades, payment history, shipping history and more. Using the Moodle course management system, the OSC offers ease-of-use and security to students. Other exciting features of the…

Medical Billing & Coding Program

NEW! Medical Billing & Coding Program October 2003: Blackstone has been approved to offer its Medical Billing & Coding program by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Private Licensed Schools Division. The demand for medical billers and coders is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations through 2014, due to a rapid…

School News August 2003

August 2003: Blackstone has been approved to offer its Medical Billing & Coding program by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Private Licensed Schools Division. The Blackstone curriculum is built by experienced and talented professionals in the medical and coding field as well as experts in the area of distance education.¬† The staff continuously reviews the…