OIC Training Academy Offers Scholarships to Graduating Seniors
OIC Training Academy is excited to offer four scholarships to 2015 graduating high school seniors. One full-tuition scholarship, valued up to $11,000, will be awarded, in addition to three $2000 partial scholarships. Recipients will have the opportunity to apply the scholarship to the program of their choice. OIC currently offers training in Medical Assisting, Medical Coding, Pharmacy Technician, and Dental Assisting.
Applicants should demonstrate a desire and intent to gain employment in their chosen career field, pass an entrance exam or submit a qualifying ACT score, and be willing to enroll in the selected training program no later than October 2015. Applicants must submit the scholarship application, high school transcript, and one letter of recommendation by April 30, 2015.
Those interested in more information regarding the scholarship program may contact OIC Training Academy directly at (304) 366-8142 or (888) 999-1602
OIC Earns National Accreditation
OIC Training Academy recently earned national accreditation from the Council on Occupational Education (COE). Based out of Atlanta, COE offers quality assurance services to over 500 postsecondary institutions across the nation. COE is organized as a nonprofit corporation with the mission to assure quality and integrity in career and technical education.
OIC completed the accreditation process in twenty-one months, which included an in-depth self-study and an intensive review by a visiting team of professional educators. National accreditation will allow OIC to continue to offer quality programs for its students and expand its curriculum in the future. OIC Training Academy is a nonprofit, career-training academy located in downtown Fairmont. The school was founded by the late Rev. Leon Sullivan, a West Virginia native. There are currently 44 OIC’s situated across the United States.
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