As a nearly 100-year-old school in Jackson Heights, Plaza College is uniquely structured as a family friendly institution, exemplifying core family values and support, generation after generation. The Queens Courier recognized this family founded college recently in their publication.
Steve Mosco, writer for The Queens Courier, wrote an article about Plaza College and its family foundation, concrete education and successful structure in “Plaza College – Family founded going on 100.”
Plaza College provides the resources, whether it is academic, financial, technical or social, necessary for all students to reach their highest level of success. Provst Charles E. Callahan III is committed to maintaining the college’s status as a private independent family institution through hard work and dedication on part of all members of the Plaza College community. “From the moment a student walks in the door of admissions to the time they are scheduled to graduate, Plaza College provides that specialized and individualized attention to each student, making students an extension of that Plaza College Family,” (The Queens Courier).
Noted in the article is the myriad of opportunities Plaza College provides in an array of undergraduate and graduate fields. “The extensive education program and comprehensive training provided prepares students for careers in business management, accounting, information technology, marketing, sales managing, medical assisting and business ownership,” (The Queens Courier).
Plaza College provides their graduates with endless opportunities. With a career placement success rate of 95%, recent graduates of Plaza College have earned positions at distinguished employers such as Elmhurst Hospital, Morgan Stanley, Cantor Fitzgerald, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Macy’s, NJ Transit and NYC Department of Design and Construction (The Queens Courier).
With the flexible student schedules offered, anyone can earn their degree at this family-friendly, affordable institution. Whether you’re looking to go back to school, start your degree or take some extra credits, Plaza College has a place for you.
Congratulations to the 2019 graduates of Plaza’s Dental Hygiene program! These students were celebrated at the College’s first Dental Hygiene Pinning Ceremony, signifying the end of their clinical training and their entrance into clinical practice.