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Closed Vocational Institutions

InstitutionClosingDatePhoneRecords LocationReason for Closing
AAA Tidewater Travel School6/14/2007757-233-1617AAA Tidewater Corp. Office 5366 Virginia Beach Blvd. VaBch, VA 23462 students graduated before school closed. No refunds due.
Academy of Advanced Aesthetics05/10/07540-776-8336Dr. Resk 5303 Clearbrook Villiage Lane Roanoke, VA 24104Low enrollment
Academy of Dental Technology03/09/09772-374-2169Debbie Nizynski deblynn713@comcast.netOwners relocated
Advanced European Facials Institute2/01/06703-237-1313Call Celina Curie at number listed.Unknown
Adventures Unlimited Travel School6/30/95804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
AKS Massage School12/30/2011703-304-1146Call 703-304-1146 or email:;; hkatharinehunter0@gmail.comLack of prospective students
Alternative Therapy School of Massage12/29/08804-225-2600SCHEVLow enrollment
American Inst. For Paralegal Studies6/30/981-800-553-2420Call Annie Sacks at number listed.School switched from classroom setting to computer-mediated distance learning
American Technical Institute (ATI)  SCHEVUnknown
Americare School of Nursing1/30/06804-225-2600SCHEVSCHEV issued cease & desist order due to school failure to recertify and operating without a valid business license
Appalachian Institute of Healing Arts10/2012804-367-4515Virginia Board of Nursing, 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300 Henrico, VA 23233-1463Unknown
Associated Technical College10/10/05619-234-2181 (office) 619-236-7971 (fax) 1445 Sixth Avenue San Diego, CA 92101 atcatsd@aol.comUnable to recruit students
Associated Training Services of VA, LLC6/14/101-800-383-7364, ext. 1120 Kristi Hull, Associated Training Services, Corp, 7190 Elder Lane, Sun Prairie, WI 53590 Failure to obtain accreditation within required timeframe.
Attitudes, Inc8/26/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
AZ Business & Language Inst. 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
B&H Faceting School10/24/05 Harry E. Troutt 7300 Roanoke Street Christiansburg, VA 24073Low enrollment
Barclay Career School1993804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Cal Simmons Travel School8/1/98804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Cape New York, Inc.10/14/05 Guyon Moseley, Director Moseley, Inc. 9415 West Street Manassas, VA 20110Low enrollment
Capital Court Reporting and Captioning Institute (CCRCI) 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Capital Laser Institute9/13/2012804-225-3093SCHEVLack of adequate staffing
Career Development Center 757-873-2423Medical Careers Institute. 757-873-2423Medical Careers Institute purchased Career Development Center
Career Education Center 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Career Training Center1/10/1994804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
CareerCom School of Business2/1/92804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Chesapeake Business Institute4/4/1990804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Chesapeake Institute of Massage12/14/98804- 662-9949Call Amy Davis at the number listed.Unknown
Clear Creek Baptist Bible College8/05 Brenda Hester 300 Clear Creek Road Pineville, KY 40977Low enrollment
Commonwealth Polytechnic Institute1/5/98 UnknownUnknown
Commonwealth Technical Institute1/12/98804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Comp USA5/16/08804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Computer Dynamics Institute (CDI)4/17/2000804-225-2600LPN & CNA only - Tidewater Tech 757-853-2121 ext. 228. Jeff Richey. All others - SCHEVUnknown
Computer Learning Center1/19/01703-330-5300ECPI College of Technology, 10021 Balls Ford Road, Manassas, VA 20109Closed as result of investigation from U.S. Dept. of Ed.
ComputerTraining.edu12/29/09 UnknownSchool was forced to close its 22 campuses and corporate office. No notice provided by school as to where student files are to be housed.
Connecticut School of Broadcasting3/4/2009617-399-7300Altman Riley EsherUnknown
Control Data Institute (CDI)2/29/1993804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Cooper Career Institute1/6/05804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
CoreTrain aka PRM Training5/23/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Dalfort Aircraft Tech2/28/94804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
DB Training10/31/05  Information Systems Consortium, Inc. 510 Spring St., Ste. 210 Herndon, VA 20170Low enrollment
Delta Computer Education9/5/01804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Dental Discovery School9/24/2012804-225-3093SCHEV 
Desktop Training Solutions11/1/2005 Dunmar RecordsNot enough students
Digital Corp6/4/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
DLT Foreign Language Services7/1/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Dominion Business School10/1/02770-776-5091Kaplan Higher Education Corp.Pat Fragale or Hagerstown Bus. Coll. 301-739-2670 Pat FragaleUnknown
Dominion Career Institute4/10/90804-225-2600 Unknown
Don Pilch - Professional Massage Therapy9/30/04703-351-7760Call Don Pilch at number listed.School voluntarily withdrew certificate to operate
Dorthea B. Lane - Fred & Alex 302-739-5622Delaware Dept. of EducationAlso Fred's Secretary School
Eastern School of Farrier Science11/16/99804-225-2600UnknownUnknown
Eastern School of Technology T/A EASTECH11/16/99804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Echo Training Center11/11/00 UnknownUnknown
Electronic Institute of Technology6/30/97757-853-2121Call Yvonna Santos at number listedNow operating as Tidewater Tech
Electroysis Institute of Northern Virginia6/30/99804-225-2600SCHEV 
Entre Information Services 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
ESI Technology Center10/6/03757-518-9100Juanita Lee 5501 Greenwich Road Virginia Beach, VA 23462School Purchased by Infotec, LLC
ETS Training Center11/5/05 Lillie Edmonds 1366 Wills Road Blackstone, VA 23824Low enrollment
European Travel 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Fashion International 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Fischer Technical Institute10/8/93804-225-2600SCHEVBankruptcy July, 1992, Now operating as ATI
Fox Models of Winchester12/1/97 UnknownUnknown
Franklin Academy 703-860-1530Call Jerry Kirks at the number listedUnknown
Gibson World Travel School 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Glamour Modeling and Talent Ltd6/30/98757- 363-8844Call Norma Fox at the number listed.Unknown
Global Bartending6/30/98  Unknown
Global Gateway Consulting, Inc6/30/03804-255-2600SCHEVschool purchased by Reporting Academy of Richmond
Gloucester Career Training Center4/19/99757-499-5447Call Dan Skyes at the number listed. 
Hanover School of Massage, Inc.1/1/05  Low enrollment
Health Careers Inst. 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Heritage Institute12/31/2011720-855-6014Angel Garcia, Weston Educational, Inc., 4704 Harlan Street, Suite 420, Lakeside CO. 80212Economy downturn; AKA the Bodyworks Institute
IBT-Institute of Business & Technology 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
ICTS-Innovative Community Technology Services10/4/02804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Industrial Career Center6/17/85804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Institute for Legal Studies 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Intense School12/09 UnknownThe school’s corporate office, Vigilar, Inc., closed suddenly with no prior notice to SCHEV. No notice provide by school as to where student files are to be housed.
Intense School08/31/09703-709-5875Potomac College, 400 Chesapeake Street, NW, Washington, DC 20016 FlorenceTate@potomac.eduSchool unable to obtain accreditation
International Bartending Institute6/30/85804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
International College of Naturopathic Medicine9/30/2012703-462-91467630 Little River Turnpike, Suite 100 Annandale, VA. 22003SCHEV issued a cease & desist order due to school failure to recertify
Jewelry Design Institute1/30/02904-823-3580Call Allyson Farriss at number listedSchool moved to: 1966 U.S. 1 South St. Augustine, Fl 1-800-756-1227
John Casablancas Modeling and Career Center10/1/051-866-766-9530Patricia Price 2721 109th Street Toledo, OH 43611Only Virginia office closing. Transcripts and refresher courses available at the Baltimore Center.
Katharine Gibbs Schoo 6/30/1986212-867-4027Main CampusUnknown
Kee Business College 859-525-2230 (x5389)Record Retention Center Care of Thomson Distribution Cntr 10650 Toebben Drive Independence, KY 41051 doug.simpson@thomson.comAKA National Education Center
Legal Learning Institute9/1/96804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Level Next 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Limimg Computer Institute12/8/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Lucas Travel School9/2/98804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Management Concepts3/3/2014703-790-9595Management Concepts, 8230 Leesburg Pike, Suite 800, Tysons Corner, VA. 22182 or email: will no longer offer programs/training to the public.
Management Concepts - in event of cessation of Management Concepts business operations3/3/14800-992-4489 or 703-353-2250In event of cessation of Management Concepts business operations, contact: Falmouth Institute, 3702 Pender Dr. Ste 300, Fairfax, VA 22030School will no longer offer programs/training to the public
Mansfield School of Business5/13/93804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Maryland Drafting Institute 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Medical Learning Center9/12/05703-527-0055Medical Learning Center 1840 Wilson Blvd. Arlington, VA 22201School will no longer offer allied health programs; LPN and CN programs will continue to be offered.
Medical Learning Center9/1/2012703-527-00551840 Wilson Blvd. Ste. 101, Arlington, VA 22201 c/o Gullalai Safideclining enrollment in Allied Health programs, school continues offering CAN and LPN programs under Va. Board of Nursing authorization.
MedTech Health Care Training4/10/2000804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Metropolitan School of Dental Technology6/30/2000 UnknownUnknown
Metropolitan Technical Institute aka Professional Healthcare Institute2/1/09804-367-4515Virginia Department of Nursing 9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300 Richmond Virginia 23233-1463 Closed due to economic downturn.
MetroStar Systems, Inc.9/12/05 Ali Manouchehri 4031 University Dr, Ste. 550 Fairfax, VA 22030School voluntarily withdrew certificate to operate
Microhard Technologies, Inc6/30/03804-225-2600SCHEV 
Mid-Atlantic School of Health11/14/2008804-225-2600SCHEV 
Mosely Profession Education 877-667-3535 Formerly NIRE
MT Support Services, Inc.11/14/05757-838-0723Anita N. Jennings mtsupp@yahoo.comExecutive decision to cease offering vocational training
National Academy of Paralegal Studies 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
National Business College 540-986-1800 or 304-431-1600American National University 
National Business School6/1/1973unknownunknownUnknown
National Education Center (NEC see Kee Business College)1/19/1995714-427-3000 ext. 7585Corinthian College Inc. 
National Institute for Paralegal Training   Unknown
National Institute of Clinical Electrology6/30/97  Unknown
National Louis University09/09847-947-5718Fax request to the number provided or order transcripts/records 
National Massage Therapy Institute8/31/2015 Ultimate Medical Academy, Contact: Ms. Heather Fordson, 800-509-5474, 3101 West Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Tampa, FL 33607Voluntary closure
Natural Touch School of Massage Therapy2011804-225-3093SCHEV 
New Faces Modeling School 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
New Horizons Computer Learning Center of Virginia Beach6/30/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Nextec5/20/2012703-464-6250Contact: Beth Santa Ana 365 Herndon Parkway, Suite 107 Herndon VA 20170 Owners have decided not to offer any more public training.
NIRE - Institute of Paralegal Training 877-667-3539 Unknown
Norfolk Business College 757-499-7900 Now operating as Bryant and Stratton College
Norfolk College  570-961-4027Unknown
Norfolk School of Boatbuilding 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Northeast Montessori Institute at Belmont Greene11/14/06207-236-6316Martha Manahan Unknown
Omega Technical Institute10/1/05 Omega Technologies, Inc. 2722 Merrilee Dr., Ste. 150 Fairfax, VA 22031Low Enrollment
Omega Travel School12/11/06 Omega World Travel, Inc. 3102 Omega Office Park, Suite 101 Fairfax, VA 22031 ATTN: Mary Ellen Solano msolano@owt.netSCHEV issued cease & desist order; school failure to recertify
PanAmerican Business School 804-225-2600SCHEV 
Paralegal Academy of Richmond6/30/97  Unknown
Paralegal Institute11/20/07 Ms. Hildie Carney, Financial Officer, 9502A Lee Highway, Fairfax, VA 22031 or Edie McGuire at gildavis@verizon.netUnknown
Parvane Institute of Esthetics12/9/96703-288-4228 Now operating as The Esthetic Institute
Pauline Fuller School of Massage Therapy aka Richmond Academy of Massage 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
PC Tech Learning Center2004804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Performance Training Institute2/10/2012804-225-3093SCHEV 
Phillips Business College8/1/85434-239-5222 Now operating as Miller-Motte Tech College
PIA Academy 9/15/10804-264-2582Lori Lohr, 8751 Park Central Drive, Suite 140, Richmond, VA 23227. lori@piavadc.comClosed due to economic downturn.
Portsmouth General Health Careers Center6/30/66804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
PRG School of Mortgage Lending 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Professional Bartending School of Tidewater6/30/98  Unknown
Professional Dental Assisting Institute2012unknownunknownunknown
Professional Massage School1/7/03804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
PSI Technologies4/2004 Owner: RobbynShin@jixbetty@yahoo.comUnknown
Qi Elements, LC Tai Chi, Kung Fu & Massage11/30/2005 Nancy Bloomfield 280 Sunset Park, Herndon, VA 20170Owner discontinuing instruction
Reporting Academy of Virginia aka Virginia School of Technology aka Virginia Career Institute 757-499-5447Fortis CollegeUnknown
Rice Aviation2/24/97804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Richmond Academy of Massage6/11/2005804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Richmond Business College aka Rutledge College 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Richmond Professional Institute 804-828-0100 Now operating as Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond Training Academy 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Rockwell University9/01/06304-724-3700Melanie Winter, mwinter@apus.eduUnknown
RSHT - Richmond Campus5/31/2012804-751-9191RSHT, 751 West Hundred Road, Chester, VA 23836All Richmond Campus students have transferred to the Chester Main Campus
S&E Academy of Therapeutic Massage11/30/2012703-339-4331Kyung Mi Kim-Vanhouse, 8815-B Telegraph Road, Lorton, VA 22079Lack of prospective students
SatoTravel 3/1/1996804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
School for Executive Secretaries 804-225-2600SCHEVInstitute of Business Technology
Shenandoah School of Gunsmithing 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Shenandoah Valley School of Therapeutic Massage6/30/2014804-225-2600SCHEVOwner retired
Skin Care Center 804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Smith-Madden Business College 804-643-3441 Garfield Childs & Childs Business Services
Smithdeal-Massey Business College1992804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Solid Computer Decision - SCD4/19/02804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Soundlabs 804-225-2600SCHEVBought by Columbia School of Broadcasting
TECC School of Electronics4/30/91804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Temple Business Institute 570-961-4027  Records Retention Center
The Bodywork Institute3/01/2012703-425-7700Contact : Julie Smalfelt or Kim Powell 9514 Main Street, Suite A, Fairfax VA 22031 Downturn Economy
The Braxton School9/1/2007804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Tidewater Academy of Medial Professionss   Unknown
Tidewater Institute of Technology9/29/06727-528-2657Sherri Lee P.O. Box 56600 St. Petersburg, FL 33732 School not profitable
Tidewater Maritime Training Institute10/1/91  Unknown
TransWorld Travel Academy6/30/99804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Travel Innovators4/1/97 757-499-5447 Now operating as Virginia School of Technology
Tulane University - Payson Center for International Development & Technology8/31/04504-865-5240 Tulane UniversityVoluntarily Withdrew Certificate To Operate
Tyson Healing Arts, LLC 8/22/2005540-435-3991Paul B. GoodallLow enrollment
Vanida's Institute of Esthetics2/14/06703-492-9346 Vanida’s Nail and Skin Care, 125 Mill Street, Suite 15, Occoquan, VA 22125Declining health of owner.
Vienna Electrolysis & Skin, LLC2/7/05 Qonita Badeges 386 Maple Ave., Ste. 11 Vienna, VA 22180 Low enrollment
Virginia Allied Health Careers School7/15/2012804-228-3240Care Now, 6411 Horsepen Rd. Richmond, VA. 23226Lack of adequate staffing
Virginia Careers Academy 6/30/2001SCHEVUnknown
Virginia Careers Academy6/30/01804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Virginia Center for Paralegal Studies 9/1/2008540-899-8000Law Office of Nicholas A. Pappas 411 Chatham Square Office Park Fredericksburg, VA 22045Low enrollment
Virginia Institute of Technology1/18/1993804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Virginia Medical Education Center11/1/2000804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Virginia School of Career Development6/30/1997804-225-2600SCHEVUnknown
Virginia School of Electrology 6/30/1997  Unknown
Virginia School of Massage11/17/2008804-225-2600SCHEVClosed due to economic downturn.
Virginia School of Nursing and Medical Institute2/6/2012703-642-15336820 Commercial Drive, Springfield, VA; c/o Francis A. KamaraSCHEV issued cease & desist order on 2/6/12 as school failed to recertify. While school remains operational, it is not offering any programs that require SCHEV certification.
Virginia Speciality Neon6/30/2000  Unknown
Washington Language Institute12/07703-206-0508Columbia College8300 Merrifield Avenue Fairfax, VA 22031Unknown
Welder Testing and Training Institute10/08703-492-7700Mr. Fred Parsels weldtestinc@aol.comEconomic reasons
Wilma Boyd Career Schools12/31/98  Unknown
Woodridge Business Institute6/30/94703-584-3134 Alicia NagowskiNow operating as Gibbs College
Yarkey Institute, Inc.11/30/06727-890-9700Tara Yarkey Victoria’s Day Spa tara@victorias-day-spa.comLow enrollment