Professional Development Conference

October 31, 2014   | Holiday Inn  |  Mansfield, MA

Plan to attend the MAPCS Professional Development Conference to learn and get connected with your private career school colleagues! There is something for everyone at the MAPCS Conference. Owners, directors, faculty, admissions, financial aid, career services and compliance personnel are all encouraged to attend. The Conference will feature informative educational workshops, a graduate award recognition program, as well as networking and  interaction with key career school vendors.

Keynote Presentations

Clinton Dick | Executive Director | Office of Private Occupational School Education | Division of Professional Licensure

Christopher D. Lambert  | Associate Executive Director |  Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges

Professional Development Workshops

Creating a Professional Social Brand

Financial Aid  |  Understanding and Implementing the Subsidized Usage Limit Applies (SULA) | Defining Ethics and Morality In the Financial Aid Office

How to Hire the Right Faculty

Student Retention: Organically Empowering Student

School Registration

Click here to register online

Click here to download an invitation and registration form 

Graduate Student Awards Program

Do you have a recent graduate who has excelled in their studies, maximized his/her performance and demonstrated  outstanding potential for post-graduation employment? If so then you should give them a chance to be honored for their accomplishments by submitting a nomination for the MAPCS 2014 Outstanding Graduate Achievement Award. 

For more information click here

Sponsorship and Tabletop Exhibit Information

You can demonstrate your support for private career schools and increase their visibility in the Massachusetts marketplace by becoming a MAPCS conference sponsor.

What Sponsors Get:

Platinum  Sponsor | $1,000
Sponsors for workshops.  (Fee includes four registrations)

Gold Sponsor |  $750
Sponsors for lunch. (Fee includes three registrations)

Silver Sponsor |$500
Sponsors for breakfast. (Fee includes two registrations)

Bronze Sponsor  $300
Sponsors for annual meeting. (Fee includes one registration)

Additional personnel can register for $50 per person.


Place your ad in the 2014 MAPCS Annual Conference Booklet and increase your exposure to the Massachusetts private career school industry.

Ad Sizes and Rates

Back Cover  |  8 1/2 x 11  =   $400
Inside Front or Back Cover  |  8 1/2 x 11 = $300
Full Page |  8 1/2 x 11 =   $200   
Half Page |  8 1/2 x 5 1/2 = $100

Vendor Registration 

Click here to register online

Click here to download an invitation and registration form 


MAPCS has reserved a block of rooms at the Holiday Inn Mansfield. To make a reservation please call 508-339-2200. The reservation deadline is October 1, 2014 and the group rate is $125.


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