Students wishing to obtain copies of any of their records that are currently available, including transcripts, enrollment agreements and ledger cards, should fill out the "Student Records Request Form" posted below and return it, along with a self-addressed and stamped envelope, to the address provided on the form:

Students wishing to allow their records that are currently available to be released to a third party, including transcripts, enrollment agreements and ledger cards should fill out the "Release of Student Records to a Third Party" posted below and return it to the DPL address provided on the form.

DPL Closed School Bulletins

The Center for Digital Arts

On June 30, 2017, The Center for Digital Arts closed. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:
 

Oceanview Dog Grooming School

“On June 22, 2017, the Division of Professional Licensure revoked Oceanview Dog Grooming School’s license to operate as a private occupational school. As a result of the revocation, Oceanview may not offer its dog grooming training program to students at either its location in Revere, or at its unapproved training location at La Chic Pet Grooming in Charlestown, Massachusetts. The Division of Professional Licensure (DPL) will be administering a claims process for eligible students affected by the revocation. Former students seeking updates on the revocation, or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below”

PEAK Medical Academy

On June 3, 2016, PEAK Medical Academy’s license to operate as a private occupational school expired.  Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Hands on Technology Transfer, Inc.

On May 19, 2016, Hands on Technology Transfer, Inc.'s (HOTT) license to offer occupational training programs/courses directly to consumers expired. As such, HOTT is no longer eligible to offer courses or programs directly to consumers. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Training Resources of America, Inc.

On May 1, 2016, Training Resources of America, Inc., relinquished its occupational school license. Former students seeking updates on this action by the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Hemingway English Institute

On March 21, 2016, Hemingway English Institute’s license expired. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Page School of Electrical Technology

On December 19, 2015, Page School of Electrical Technology closed. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Bartime Bartending School

On October 21, 2015, Bartime Bartending School's license expired. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Steam Engineering Institute

In or about April 2015, the Steam Engineering Institute school closed. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Teleosis Homeopathic Collaborative School

On August 1, 2015, the Teleosis Homeopathic Collaborative school closed. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

One Life at a Time School

On February 25, 2015, the One Life at a Time school closed. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Bastien Academy

On January 23, 2015, the occupational school license for Bastien Academy, located in Fall River, expired. As a result, the school is no longer eligible to offer programs or courses in Massachusetts. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Portfolio Center

The Portfolio Center located in Waltham, closed on December 31, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Massachusetts Academy of Canine Cosmetology

The Massachusetts Academy of Canine Cosmetology located in Newburyport, closed on December 31, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Central Mass School of Massage and Therapy

The Central Mass School of Massage and Therapylocated in Spencer, closed on December 24, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center

Sullivan and Cogliano Training Center located in Brockton, closed on December 17, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

MOC Learning Center

The MOC Learning Center located in Fitchburg, closed on July 1, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

New England Casino Dealer Academy

The New England Casino Dealer Academy located in North Attleboro, closed on September 5, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Alexander Technique School New England

The Alexander Technique School New England located in Amherst closed on July 24, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Pinnacle Career Center

The Pinnacle Career Center located in Canton closed on June 30, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Everest Institutes in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure (DPL) has been informed that the Everest Institute in Massachusetts (Everest), with locations at both Brighton and Chelsea, will be closing. DPL continues to monitor this situation and remains in contact with representatives of Everest as well as the United States Department of Education. Current and former students of Everest should consult the bulletin posted below for information about the closure:

Must Love Dogs

The Must Love Dogs School of Athol closed on June 2, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Acusage Academy

Acusage Academy of Oxford closed on May 27, 2014, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

New Horizons Computer Learning Center of Boston, LLC

The New Horizons Computer Learning Center of Boston, LLC's license to operate expired on May 12, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

Skills Career Education Center

The Skills Career Education Center closed on March 31, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the bulletin posted below:

South Coast Center for Professional Development

The South Coast Center for Professional Development closed on March 24, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Horizon Learning Connection

Horizon Learning Connection closed on February 20, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Easter Seals Massachusetts

Easter Seals Massachusetts closed on February 4, 2014. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Kaplan Career Institute - Charlestown

Kaplan Career Institute - Charlestown closed on December 15, 2013. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Massachusetts School of Pet Grooming

The Massachusetts School of Pet Grooming closed on December 12, 2013. Former students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult bulletin posted below:

Old Colony Trade and Technical School Closure

The Old Colony Trade and Technical School (Old Colony) ceased operating on June 3, 2013. Former Old Colony students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding the student claims process should consult the documents posted below:

Massachusetts Career Development Institute (MCDI) Closure

The Massachusetts Career Development Institute (MCDI) ceased operating on July 18, 2013. Former MCDI students seeking updates on the closure of the school or information regarding next steps, should consult the bulletin posted below:

American Career Institute (ACI) Closure

On January 9, 2013, the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure (DPL) was informed that American Career Institute (ACI) ceased operating in Massachusetts. DPL is continuing its investigation of the matter and is coordinating these efforts with other relevant state and federal agencies. Former ACI students seeking updates on the closure of the school and information regarding next steps should consult the bulletins posted below:

NOTICE: American Career Institute (ACI) Student Claim Form
Former students of the American Career Institute (ACI) seeking to file a claim with DP,L may access the claim form through the following link: ACI Claim Checklist and Claim Form pdf format of ACI Student Claim Form
. For more information on the claims process, please consult the documents titled "Bulletin #8 - American Career Institute School Closure" or the "Frequently Asked Questions - American Career Institute (ACI) Student Claims Process" posted below.

Beginning February 4, 2013, DPL has held a series of information sessions around the state for students affected by the closure of ACI. Students that have been unable to attend an information session will find copies of the handouts distributed at each session posted below:

DESE Closed School Bulletins

These bulletins contain information on the status of schools that closed during oversight by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) through July 31, 2012.