LA ORT Continues to Improve Your Education
As part of LA ORT’s commitment to providing affordable, industry-related education, on October 30th we held our annual Industry Advisory Committee Meeting at the ORT campus in Van Nuys.
Professionals from each of the industries in which ORT offers a program were in attendance, including representatives from:
- Chase Bank
- Cedars Sinai Hospital
- Pacific Hospital
- United Health Alliance
- Encino Care Pharmacy
- New Arts Entertainment
- NCWC Financial Services
- Fred R. Price Talent Agency
- Parsons Engineering Corporation
- And more than 30 other Marketing, Publishing, Financial, Management and Medical companies.
It’s one of the many ways we strive to improve the educational experience for our students and for ORT College to connect to the industries where our graduates go to work!
Commitment to Educational Success
Our director, Joseph Neman, opened the meeting with remarks highlighting LA ORT’s above-average graduates job placement rates that are testament not only to the hard work of LA ORT’s students, staff and faculty, but also our commitment to always ensuring we offer the best education possible.
Mr. Neman added that ORT’s remarkable educational achievements have been verified by its accrediting agency, the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training’s (ACCET), which has earned LA ORT a distinctive 5-Year approval, continuing our status as a nationally accredited postsecondary institution.
The advisory committee members also toured campus and focused on LA ORT’s curricula, as they divided into their specialty groups. They noticed the efforts of LA ORT to stay abreast of the latest advancements in technology, business and the healthcare fields. In turn, they provided input on how to align these changes with the demands of the workplace to make our graduates even more marketable!
Adapting for a Successful Future
Whether you are interested in Accounting, Technology, the Healthcare Industry or would like to improve your English skills through ESL, LA ORT continues to strive for the perfect student experience in all of our Associate’s degrees. Industry needs can change quickly, so it’s important to stay updated on all the latest ways in which we can help our students. This not only helps us increase our students’ graduation rate but also improve their job placement rates too!
If you’d like to expand your career opportunities, we’d love to help! LA ORT is a great way to get the education and skills you need to improve your resume and improve your chances for starting a great career. contact us today to find out how!