Monthly Archives: August 2011

Aug
29
2011
We Passed with Flying Colors!
Nail Care and Skin Care State Board Examination Result:   ISSN is proud to announce the first time pass rate on the Georgia State Board examination for Nail Care is 100% from January  through June of 2011.  The Esthetician State Board results are also excellent with a 93 first time pass rate for the same time period.  Congrats ISSN Graduates!  ... Read More
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Aug
29
2011
August 2011 Commencement Ceremony
The August 2011 Commencement Ceremony was attended by 45 graduates along with their families and friends at the Crown Plaza in Atlanta.  It was a grand event complete with a reception after the ceremony.   Commencement Ceremonies are held 3 – 4 times a year to honor the graduates and their accomplishments.  It is a cap and gown affair ... Read More
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Aug
29
2011
{Graduate Spotlight} Stephanie Jackson, LMT
Stephanie Jackson is a recent graduate of the Massage Therapy Program at ISSN.  While attending school, Stephanie like many other students faced major obstacles that forced her to make some tough decisions.  As she shares her story below, we invite you to reflect on your own personal stories to see where a career in massage will benefit ... Read More
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Aug
29
2011
{Q&A} What job options are available for Massage Therapists?
Q: What job options are available for Massage Therapists? A: The demand for alternative treatments is growing at an alarming rate. Many people are choosing to use Accupressure to treat Lower Back Pain (LBP); Craniosacral Therapy to treat migrane headaches and Deep Tissue Massage to feel relief from Fibromyalgia just to name a few. With ... Read More
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Aug
29
2011
Massage Program Debuts Newsletter
Greetings! As the massage field grows in demand, so too does its knowledge base. According to The Department of Labor, the employment rate for massage will grow faster than average from 2008-2018. As more people learn about the benefits of massage therapy, the demand for therapists will increase exponentially. It is important to stay abreast ... Read More
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Aug
29
2011
New Scholarship Opportunity for Continuing Education
Continuing Academic Achievement Scholarship for Skin Care and Nail Care Evening Program for September Classes Qualifications: Candidates must have fully completed and graduated from an approved ISSN program. Must be a first-time enrollee in the approved program at ISSN. Must meet all lSSN admissions requirements for the program, ... Read More
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