Rocky Hill, CT, September 03, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Porter and Chester Institute, an accredited technical school (http://www.porterchester.com) with 7 campuses in New England, was presented with a School of Excellence Award from the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT) for 2008-2009.
In 2008 ACCSCT introduced the School of Excellence Award which recognizes schools for their commitment to the expectations and rigors of ACCSCT accreditation, as well as efforts in maintaining high-level of achievement among their students.
Porter and Chester Institute is being honored with this award for its above average job placement and graduation rates compared to other accredited school and for its continual dedication to uphold the high standards of ACCSCT accreditation. As a School of Excellence, Porter and Chester Institute will be honored at the 2009 Professional Development Conference Awards Ceremony, which will be held September 14-16, 2009 at the Westin Gaslamp Quarter Hotel in San Diego, California.
About Porter and Chester Institute:
Porter and Chester Institute, Inc. is a Connecticut-based postsecondary institution with over 60 years of experience in providing technical, business, and health related occupational preparation. Founded in 1946, the Institute trains over 2,400 students annually through seven campuses in Connecticut and Massachusetts. Porter & Chester Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT) and the American Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES), is approved by the Connecticut Commissioner of Higher Education, and licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Education Porter and Chester Institute employs hands-on education to prepare students for successful technical careers.
30 Waterchase Drive
Rocky Hill, CT 06067