BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 27, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Brown Mackie College today announced the addition of Brown Mackie College – Birmingham to its system of schools. Brown Mackie College – Birmingham, the school system's first location in Alabama, will hold its first day of classes on April 4, 2011, and will occupy approximately 35,000 square feet at 105 Vulcan Road. The new school will begin enrolling students immediately.
"Our new school is a significant addition to the educational offerings available to residents in the Birmingham area," said Danny Finuf, President of the Brown Mackie College Education System. "As our first school location in Alabama, we believe Brown Mackie College – Birmingham will fill an important educational niche by helping students achieve their professional goals, while providing a skilled workforce to support the economic vitality of this region."
Brown Mackie College – Birmingham will initially offer bachelor's degree programs in Business Administration, Health Care Management, and Legal Studies; associate's degree programs in Accounting Technology, Architectural Design & Drafting Technology, Biomedical Equipment Technology, Business Management, Graphic Design, Health Care Administration, Information Technology, Medical Assisting, and Surgical Technology; and diploma programs in Accounting, Business, Dental Assistant, Healthcare Administrative Specialist, Medical Assistant, and Surgical Technologist.
The school's educational model is designed with the needs of students in mind – flexible academic program delivery options offered at convenient times, personalized instruction and small classes which enable students to fulfill work or family obligations as they pursue a higher education degree.
For more information about Brown Mackie College – Birmingham, call (888) 299-4699 or visit the school's website at http://www.brownmackie.edu/birmingham.
Brown Mackie College – Birmingham is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's and associate's degrees. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. ACICS can be contacted at 750 First Street NE, Suite 980, Washington, D.C. 20002. Telephone: 1-202-336-6780.
Brown Mackie College – Birmingham is licensed by the Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education, 401 Adams Avenue, Montgomery, Alabama 36104-4340.
Brown Mackie College – Birmingham is one of 26 school locations of the Brown Mackie College system of schools (www.brownmackie.edu), which is dedicated to providing educational programs that prepare students for entry-level positions in a competitive, rapidly-changing workplace. Brown Mackie College schools offers bachelor's degree, associate's degree, certificate, and diploma programs in health sciences, business, information technology, legal studies and design technologies.
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