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Externship Orientation via Zoom

Attention, NY students! Join us for our Externship Orientation via Zoom from 8/11/21 & 8/12/21, and from 8/16/21 to 8/19/21, from 11am to 12pm or from 4pm to 5pm. All students from the following degree programs who are entering their last semester must attend: 

– Health Information Technology  

– Healthcare Office Administration  

– Medical Assisting  

– Pharmacy Technology  

– Business Administration  

– Office Administration & Technology  

– Computer Programming  

– Network Admin and Security  

– Criminal Justice  

– Paralegal  

– HCM 

Topics to be discussed: 

Externship requirements and guidelines 

Presentation and interviewing tips 

Brief overview of ASA’s externship sites 

One hour on campus externship class 

Brief presentation from Career Services representative 

(Essential qualities required from employers during the externship training) 


Please contact the Externship Department to schedule an appointment for orientation: 

Manhattan at 212-672-6451 

Brooklyn at 718-522-2547 

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2021 Virtual Graduation Commencement

Congratulations ASA Graduates: Our 2021 Virtual Commencement will be held on November 12th, 2021, at 5PM EDST, on our YouTube channel! We look forward to coming together virtually to celebrate and honor your achievements.