3700 Lancaster Pike, Suite 105, Wilmington, DE 19805
Wilmington, DE 19805
Accrediting Agency:Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Dawn Career Institute is a for-profit technical school situated in Wilmington, Del. The institute opened its doors in 1976 as the Dawn Aeronautics Aviation Administration. Its name was changed to the Dawn Career Institute in 2009. Today Dawn Career Institute’s academics mostly focus on health care-related disciplines. It works to provide students with occupation-specific academic programs to help them enter into the career field of their dreams and gain the credentials that cause them to stand out when compared to other job applicants.
Dawn Career Institute offers certificate programs in wellness, health care, and technical disciplines. Common programs include those that prepare students to become nursing assistants, pharmacy technicians, and medical administrative specialists. Dawn Career Institute also offers two online programs in medical billing and coding, and medical administrative assistance. Students’ courses are asynchronous and administered through Dawn Career Institute Online’s Learning Management System. Through this online tool, students access their course work, academic community, and instructors.
Dawn Career Institute is an Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges accredited technical school. It was last reaccredited in 2011 and will undergo review for reaccreditation in 2016.
Each Dawn Career Institute program has different admission requirements. Students interested in attending the Dawn Career Institute should consult the school’s Admissions page in order to determine the admission requirements for their program of choice. Generally, each requires that the applying students be at least 18 years old and provide proof of high school graduation, whether it be a GED certificate or high school transcript. However, those who did not graduate high school may take the Ability to Benefit (ATB) test to satisfy that requirement. All students must submit an application and the easiest way to do so is online.