May 9, 2012
-- Orlando, Florida, ACCET accredited digital media school, Florida Institute of Sound, Recording, and Technology (F.I.R.S.T. School of Digital Media) announces 2011 statistics on graduates working in the industry: documented 75% career development rate for both audio and film programs. These numbers exceed required benchmark from ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training).
"With the development of our new Career Development Department, helping our graduates is a valuable addition to our school. As we are growing continuously - and now offering federal student aid - we will continue to strive to be certain our numbers will continue to exceed expectations!"
, states Donney Smith, F.I.R.S.T. School Director.
About ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training): ACCET was founded in 1974 for the purpose of improving continuing education and training and has been officially recognized by the U.S. Department of Education since 1978 as a "reliable authority" as to the quality of education and training provided by the institutions we accredit. In 1998, ACCET became the only recognized accrediting agency to be certified as an ISO 9001:2008-Quality Management System, under the international standards established by the International Organization for Standardization, and continues to hold that unique status.