Unitek College Announces Accreditation!

FREMONT, CALIFORNIA – (May 3 2010) – Unitek College's Fremont Campus announces that their career training programs have received accreditation from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) which includes Unitek College's San Jose Campus as a satellite campus of Unitek College's Fremont Campus. The ACCSC is an accrediting body that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and has over 40 years of experience in the field.

"We are excited that our training programs are now accredited", commented Navraj Bawa, Executive Vice President of Unitek College (www.unitekcollege.edu). "Students looking to advance their careers can rest assured that they are making an informed decision by enrolling in our high-quality training programs."

Receiving the ACCSC accreditation is an important and vital step for any educational institute, being that it provides a standard for which all education institutions should strive for. More poignantly, "ACCSC accreditation enhances the quality of education provided and promotes institutional accountability by systematically and comprehensively evaluating institutions based upon criteria established via the Standards of Accreditation," as stated by the ACCSC organization itself.

How does this affect Unitek College students?
  • Access to financial aid options
  • Ability to transfer credits
  • Highly qualified instructors
  • Approved program of study
  • Recognition of training by schools and employers
  • Comprehensive program

This is reassuring news for those students who have been pursuing one of the several career-training programs offered by Unitek College which includes: Vocational Nursing Training, LVN to RN Training, Associate Degree Nursing Training, Medical Assisting Training, and Pharmacy Technician Training.

"This is a perfect time for people to get career training for their first job, to advance in the field they are in, or to make the switch to a new field," adds Bawa. "With this accreditation, we are ready and able to help people reach the next step in their career, with a quality and professional training program." Unitek College has two Northern California-based campuses, include those in Fremont and San Jose. The career training programs run from 8 to 18 months in length, depending on the area of study.p>

About Unitek College:

Unitek College is a fast-growing industry leader in providing career training for the pharmaceutical, medical and healthcare fields. The voactional training school has two California campuses, one each in Fremont and Sacramento, and a satellite campus for the Fremont Campus in San Jose. Programs offered include Vocational Nursing training, LVN to RN training, Associate Degree in nursing, BSN Degree, Medical Assisting and Pharmacy Technician training. To learn more about Unitek College, visit www.unitekcollege.edu.