The Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus recently held two great events for students and graduates! On Wednesday October 14, 2015, in partnership with the American Red Cross, a blood drive was held at the Madison Heights, MI campus where students, staff, graduates, and others could donate blood.
The need for blood donations is great. In fact, according to the American Red Cross, did you know:
- Every two seconds, someone in the United States is in need of blood
- More than 41,000 blood donations are needed each day
- The blood type most often requested by hospitals is Type O
- Less than 10% of the US population donates blood each year
- A single car accident victim may need up to 100 pints of blood when receiving treatment
Madison Heights, MI Campus Hosts Blood Drive and Career Fair Events
A total of 17 units of blood were donated from the event, which in turn may assist up to 51 hospital patients. The event was a huge success and we want to thank our friends at the American Red Cross, along with our students and staff at the Madison Heights, MI campus for their efforts to bring awareness to this important cause and for hosting a great event!
The Madison Heights, MI campus also hosted a career fair event for students and graduates to give them the opportunity to network with local employers and discuss job opportunities currently available. A total of eight local employers attended the event and many interviewed students throughout the day and some candidates even received job offers from employers in attendance at the fair! The campus also hosted ten guest speakers who spoke with students on a variety of topics such as professionalism and etiquette in the workplace. We look forward to hosting our valued employer partners again in the future and sharing this assistance and opportunity with our students and graduates.
About the Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, Michigan
The Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus is located at 31739 John R Road in Madison Heights, between 13 Mile Road and 14 Mile Road. The campus is easily accessible from I-75 and sits on the John R bus line. The Madison Heights, MI campus offers a variety of Allied Health training programs for those looking to pursue a career in Healthcare. In addition, in the Fall of 2015, the Madison Heights, MI campus became home to a Dorsey School of Beauty location. The training programs offered at the Dorsey Schools Madison Heights, MI campus include:
- Medical Assistant
- Medical Administration and Billing
- Patient Care Technician
- Massage Therapy
- Practical Nurse
In July 2015, the Madison Heights, MI campus also became home to a Dorsey School of Beauty location, offering career training programs in Cosmetology, Manicuring, and Cosmetology Instructor.
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Dorsey Schools offers career services assistance to all eligible graduates, however, job placement is not guaranteed.