DPL Closed School Bulletins

Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center

Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center located in Brockton, closed on December 17, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

MOC Learning Center

The MOC Learning Center located in Fitchburg, closed on July 1, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

New England Casino Dealer Academy

The New England Casino Dealer Academy located in North Attleboro, closed on September 5, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Alexander Technique School New England

The Alexander Technique School New England located in Amherst closed on July 24, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Pinnacle Career Center

The Pinnacle Career Center located in Canton closed on June 30, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Everest Institutes in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure (DPL) has been informed that the Everest Institute in Massachusetts (Everest), with locations at both Brighton and Chelsea, will be closing. DPL continues to monitor this situation and remains in contact with representatives of Everest as well as the United States Department of Education. Current and former students of Everest should consult the bulletin posted below for information about the closure:

Must Love Dogs

The Must Love Dogs School of Athol closed on June 2, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Acusage Academy

Acusage Academy of Oxford closed on May 27, 2014, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

New Horizons Computer Learning Center of Boston, LLC

The New Horizons Computer Learning Center of Boston, LLC's license to operate expired on May 12, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Skills Career Education Center

The Skills Career Education Center closed on March 31, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

South Coast Center for Professional Development

The South Coast Center for Professional Development closed on March 24, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Horizon Learning Connection

Horizon Learning Connection closed on February 20, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Easter Seals Massachusetts

Easter Seals Massachusetts closed on February 4, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Kaplan Career Institute - Charlestown

Kaplan Career Institute - Charlestown closed on December 15, 2013. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Massachusetts School of Pet Grooming

The Massachusetts School of Pet Grooming closed on December 12, 2013. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Old Colony Trade and Technical School Closure

The Old Colony Trade and Technical School (Old Colony) ceased operating on June 3, 2013. Former Old Colony students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the documents posted below:

Massachusetts Career Development Institute (MCDI) Closure

The Massachusetts Career Development Institute (MCDI) ceased operating on July 18, 2013. Former MCDI students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding next steps, should consult the bulletin posted below:

American Career Institute (ACI) Closure

On January 9, 2013, the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure (DPL) was informed that American Career Institute (ACI) ceased operating in Massachusetts. DPL is continuing its investigation of the matter and is coordinating these efforts with other relevant state and federal agencies. Former ACI students seeking updates on the closure of the school and information regarding next steps should consult the bulletins posted below:

NOTICE: American Career Institute (ACI) Student Claim Form
Former students of the American Career Institute (ACI) seeking to file a claim with DP,L may access the claim form through the following link: ACI Claim Checklist and Claim Form. For more information on the claims process, please consult the documents titled "Bulletin #8 - American Career Institute School Closure" or the "Frequently Asked Questions - American Career Institute (ACI) Student Claims Process" posted below.

Beginning February 4, 2013, DPL has held a series of information sessions around the state for students affected by the closure of ACI. Students that have been unable to attend an information session will find copies of the handouts distributed at each session posted below:

Students wishing to obtain copies of any of their records that are currently available, including transcripts, enrollment agreements and ledger cards, should fill out the "Transcript and Documentation Release Authorization Form" posted below and return it, along with a self-addressed and stamped envelope, to the address provided on the form:


DESE Closed School Bulletins

These bulletins contain information on the status of schools that closed during oversight by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) through July 31, 2012.