If you are looking at business schools and technical schools, check out some of the reasons you may want to attend Branford Hall. The biggest reason? We are leaders in career-focused education. This means we prepare you with the skills and training you need to start a new career in the field of your choice, all within a short timeframe that fits into your busy life.
At Branford Hall, we give our students individual support. We work with you as you start on the journey toward your new career. At Branford Hall, you will never feel like a number. We will work with you to complete your initial application and fill out financial aid paperwork to get you started. Our instructors and staff will help you succeed in the classroom, and provide extra support or tutoring if you require it. We will be there for you as you begin your job search. We even want to help you after graduation if you need refreshers or career advice. What’s more, Branford Hall has an “open-door” policy. This means that the School Director and Director of Education are available for students if they need personal and academic advisement during their program.
*Career Services at Branford Hall*
Your education and training will prepare you for your new career, but at Branford Hall, we don’t stop there. Our Career Services department wants you to find the job that’s right for you. We will work with you to create a strong resume, complete a job application, and learn successful interview techniques. Through our ongoing relationships with the employer community, we can help you get a sense of what jobs are available for you. Learn more about Career Services at Branford Hall.
*Convenient locations and hours*
As one of the accredited technical schools in the region, Branford Hall offers career-focused programs in seven locations in Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New York. Many of our locations have evening hours to fit in with your schedule. Find a location near you.
*Financing options for you* If you are like many students, you worry about affording an education. But we are here to help you find a way. We will help you come up with a plan by looking at grants, loans, and other types of financing options. We will provide individual support as you plan for your education, whether it’s researching grants, applying for a loan, filling out the FAFSA, or helping you keep track of your expenses. Learn more about Financial Aid options.
Branford Hall Career Institute campuses in Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). The ACICS is listed by the United States Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency. The ACICS is a member of the Council on Postsecondary Accreditation.
Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools
750 First Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002-4241
Tel: (202) 336-6780
Branford Hall Career Institute campuses in Jersey City, North Brunswick, and Parsippany New Jersey are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The U.S. Department of Education identifies the scope of ACCSC recognition as the accreditation of private post-secondary institutions offering non-degree programs or associate, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in programs that are "predominantly organized to educate students for occupational, trade and technical careers, and institutions that offer programs via distance education.
Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
2101 Wilson Boulevard,
Arlington, Virginia 22201
Tel. (703) 247-4212
*Additional information on accreditations*
The Albany and Bohemia campuses are licensed by the New York State Department of Education.
The Medical Assisting program at the Branford campus is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
The Medical Assisting program at the Southington campus is accredited programmatically by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES).
Approved by the Connecticut Commissioner of Higher Education
Approved training participant, State of Connecticut, Workers’ Compensation
Approved training participant, State of Connecticut Division of Rehabilitation Services
Approved by the Department of Higher Education for Veterans’ Benefits
American Council on Exercise® (ACE)
Association of Connecticut Career Schools
Better Business Bureau of Southeast Connecticut, Inc.
Chambers of Commerce of Branford, Southington, and Windsor, CT
Connecticut Association of Professional Financial Aid Administrators
National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
National Federation of Paralegal Associations