Madison Heights Campus FAQs
Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI Campus FAQs
Where is the Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus located?
The Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus is located at 31739 John R Road Madison Heights, MI 48071. The school is located in the old CompUSA plaza next to Red Robin between 13 Mile Road and 14 Mile Road.
Can I get to the Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus on the bus?
Yes, our campus is accessible by public transportation. There is a bust stop for the John R bus line in front of our campus.
I’m visiting the Madison Heights, MI campus for the first time. Where should I park and report once I arrive?
There is plenty of parking in front of our school. When you arrive, enter through the door with 31739 above it – this is the Allied Health Building. When you enter the building, you will see the front desk and you can check in with a member of our administrative staff who can assist you.
What programs are offered at the Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus?
The Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus offers the following career training programs:
- Medical Assistant
- Medical Administration and Billing
- Patient Care Technician
- Massage Therapy
- Practical Nurse
- Enhanced Nurse Aide*
How long will it take me to complete my program?
Many of the training programs at the Madison Heights, MI campus are designed to be completed in a year or less! Actual completion time may vary by student and program.
When are classes offered?
The Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus offers both day and evening classes. This may vary based on which program you are interested in, but one of our Admissions Representatives can share program availability when you visit our campus.
How will I know if the Madison Heights, MI campus is closed or classes are cancelled due to inclement weather or a power outage?
In instances when a class needs to be cancelled or school is closed due to an emergency such as a power outage or a snow day, Dorsey Schools has established the following set of resources to keep students and staff informed:
- Students can check for school closure information with the major local television stations in their area.
- School closures will also be posted on our homepage under News/Events and the main Dorsey Schools Facebook page.
- Students may call the Dorsey Schools Emergency Alert line at 855-630-1012 to receive info on school closures.
Is there a break room available at the campus for students?
Yes! We do have a student lounge area within the school located between the Allied Health wing and the Massage Therapy wing. There is a microwave and vending machine available for student use.
If I want to study at the Madison Heights, MI campus before or after class, can I do that?
Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus provides students with a study area in our Library that is equipped with any and all types of study information along with a computer and printer to complete homework or research. The hours for our Library are Mon through Thurs 8am to 11pm and on Fridays from 8am to5pm. We also conduct workshops on specific Saturdays to give our students the opportunity to receive some extra help form their instructors.
How will I know what resources are available to me to help me fund my education?
If you are interested in studying at Dorsey Schools, when you visit our campus, you will have the opportunity to meet with one of our Financial Aid Advisors. They will share information with you such as tuition and any applicable fees for your program of interest, as well as the various funding sources that may be available at our institution. The goal of our Financial Aid team is to ensure our prospective students and current students understand the various need and non-need based Financial Aid programs, and provide assistance through the application process.
Additional Information and resources are also available on the Financial Aid page of the Dorsey Schools website. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
Can you get me a job once I graduate?
No school can guarantee their students and graduates a job once they have finished their program. Here at Dorsey Schools, we offer career services assistance to all eligible graduates. You can learn more about the type of assistance our Career Services Coordinators offer by visiting our Career Services for Students and Graduates page.
Do you offer babysitting or childcare?
Our campus does not offer babysitting or childcare for enrolled students, however, if this is a concern for you, our team is more than happy to share any information we have available regarding local resources that may be able to assist you.
I’ve been out of school for a while. Can I really do this?
You can! Our staff understands that our students come to us from different backgrounds and at different stages in their life. We are prepared to help each of our students make the most of their career training at Dorsey.
Who are your students? Will there be people like me?
Our students come to us from a variety of backgrounds and experiences.
If I run into difficulties during my program, is there someone I can talk to?
We’re committed to our students and want to help them succeed. If you’re having academic challenges during your program, we would encourage you to meet with your instructors or the Academic Dean at the Madison Heights, MI campus. If you have another concern, our Managing Director at the Madison Heights, MI campus has an open door policy and is always willing to speak with students regarding any concerns they may have.
*Please note: The Madison Heights campus is not accepting Enhanced Nurse Aide students at this time.