Dorsey Schools are postsecondary institutions that provide short term comprehensive training to
prepare students for promising career opportunities in fields such as cosmetology, culinary arts,
healthcare, legal and HVAC.
Today Dorsey is proudly represented by thousands of successful graduates working in their chosen
careers throughout Michigan, because employers know they can feel confident hiring a Dorsey
Dorsey Schools, has one main mission: to better educate their students, thus improving career
opportunities available to them. This is why the entire staff of Dorsey Schools strives to prepare men
and women for the best possible career training in a variety of fields. Each program at Dorsey Schools is
committed to providing quality career education and positive reinforcement – enabling the
development of self-esteem, self-reliance, discipline and confidence in each graduate, coupled with an
obligation to the communities where they live and work.
Providing brighter futures for over seventy years!
Qualifying graduates of all Dorsey School career training programs are eligible to receive employment assistance provided by the school at no additional cost. Start your career right after graduation and be a part of Dorsey Schools Career Connection.
Ten reasons to attend Dorsey Schools over other technical schools in Michigan:
1.Dorsey Reputation – Dorsey is a respected technical school, having trained and taught quality graduates and serving the surrounding Metro Area since 1934!
2.Hands-on Training – At Dorsey, our students learn by doing. Dorsey’s learning labs model a professional workplace for students to compliment their career training.
3.Small Class Sizes – Students are given one-on-one guidance in our classrooms and receive the personal attention needed for success.
4.Tuition Planning – At Dorsey, all financing options are explored for you when you meet with a Financial Aid Representative. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.
5.Career Services – Dorsey has developed long-term relationships with employers within the state of Michigan which, coupled with job search skills students learn, creates positive employment possibilities for our graduates. We are your Career Connection ™.
6.Convenient Class Schedules – We have day, afternoon and evening classes to fit your daily schedule.
7.Convenient Locations – We have 10 great campus locations in Farmington Hills, Lansing, Madison Heights, Roseville, Saginaw, Southgate, Taylor, Wayne-Westland, Waterford-Pontiac and Dearborn!
8.Quality Instructors – Our industry-experienced instructors are dedicated and committed to our student’s success.
9.Program Specific Curricula – Each career track at Dorsey is designed to meet industry demands.
10.Fast Track Diploma Programs – Fast Track Diploma Programs – Because of the expert training you will receive at Dorsey technical schools, you may be job ready within a year, depending on the program you are pursuing.
Select Dorsey Schools programs are approved for training under the Post 9/11 GI Bill, the Montgomery GI Bill (MGIB), Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) and the Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) VetSuccess Program at the following campuses: Farmington Hills, Madison Heights, Roseville, Saginaw, Southgate, Waterford-Pontiac, Wayne-Westland.
The goal of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education, like
Dorsey Schools, meets or exceeds an acceptable level of quality. Dorsey Schools is proud to have
achieved accreditation through the following:
Dorsey School of Beauty in Taylor is institutionally accredited by the National Accrediting Commission of
Career Arts and Sciences (NACCAS). All other campus locations are institutionally accredited by the
Accrediting Counsel for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
The Culinary Arts program, available at the Roseville and Waterford-Pontiac campuses, is accredited by the American Culinary Federation Education Foundation’s (ACFEF) Accrediting Commission.
The Medical Assisting program at the Roseville, Saginaw, Waterford-Pontiac, Farmington Hills, Madison Heights, Southgate and Wayne locations are programmatically accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).
The Countdown to a New Career (and a New Year) has begun!
If you’ve considered training for a new career, NOW is a great time to get started! Dorsey Schools, a trusted career training school in Michigan for over 75-years, has classes starting Monday, January 6, 2014. Dorsey Schools has 10 convenient locations throughout Michigan and each of them will have Admissions Representatives available throughout the months of November and December to speak with students regarding their career training programs. The holidays can be a busy time, but don’t put off creating a better future for you. Make training for a new career one of your New Year’s resolutions!
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
Programs Available at Dorsey Schools:Clinical Nurse Aide
Dialysis P.C. Technician
HVAC Systems Technician
Medical Administration and Billing
Patient Care Technician