Altierus Career Education South Plainfield
5000 Hadley Road, Suite 100
Phone: (908) 222-9300
Fax: (908) 222-7377
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Mon - Thu: 9 am to 7 pm
Fri: 9 am to 5 pm
Sat: 9 am to 1 pm
(by appointments only)
If you live in New Jersey and are looking to improve your life by upgrading to a better job, consider Altierus Career Education in South Plainfield. Altierus Career Education in South Plainfield offers students throughout New Jersey career education programs in some of America's popular fields.
If you think traditional colleges take too long and community colleges are too crowded and impersonal, Altierus in South Plainfield is designed for you. Our classes are small and intimate, and you have the support of a team to help you succeed. Most of our classes are designed to get you through school and into the workforce in less than a year.
Our mission is to see you succeed.
Altierus Career Education in South Plainfield offers a variety of activities and events to give you a great student experience. These include our:
- Igniter Ambassador Program – Our Igniter ambassadors are experienced students who "know the ropes" and make themselves available to help whenever you have a question, problem or situation that you need help with.
- In-House Program Clinics – Worried about how you'll do in the job market? Our Career Services professionals can help you build the skills and confidence you need to make a positive impression with employers.
- CARE Program – Just taking care of life's basics can be a challenge when you're in school. Our CARE Program can help you and your family deal with life's necessities while you focus on your education.
- Penn Foster Online High School Program – Altierus Career Education's South Plainfield campus utilizes Penn Foster to provide opportunities for eligible students to get a high school diploma. As a nonprofit institution, the campus can also offers to assist in the cost of obtaining that high school diploma.
- Weekly Career Services Professional Workshops – Every month, the campus's Career Services staff has a workshop focusing on skills and strategies you need to succeed in the working world. Of course, your Career Services representative is always available to assist with resume writing and mock interviews to help prepare you for your job interviews.
At Altierus, an education means more than just learning a marketable skill. By helping others, you'll help yourself by learning responsibility, empathy and interpersonal skills that can last a lifetime. We provide you with opportunities to grow through our involvement and support of important community groups and events, such as food collection and blood drives.
Please feel free to drop by our South Plainfield campus any time during normal class hours for a guided tour. We'd love to see you!
Altierus provides a number of resources that can help students stay focused on the goal of graduating their program. We can also offer recommendations if there is a service we cannot provide directly, including the following:
- Information on off-site child care services
- Student bus pass assistance
- Car pooling options available to assist you with transportation needs
- Library open school days from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- Library computers provided for student use
- Study groups available as needed
- Lab Review Sessions conducted on Saturdays for extra assistance and practice
- Certification Review Classes conducted during the week to help students prepare for their certification exams
The campus is located near numerous off-site restaurants and shopping malls.
Safety & Security Are a Priority
At Altierus, we're committed to creating a safe learning environment free from preventable harm from physical assault, threatening behavior, theft, or other security-related issues. Our campuses have multiple safety precautions in place including a professional security staff and physical security measures such as cameras, alarms, and secured access where appropriate. Additionally, we maintain and regularly test emergency response plans that will help us to effectively manage any type of on-campus emergency.
Transportation and Parking
Altierus Career Education in South Plainfield provides a school parking lot at no cost. The campus is located close to Route 287 and a number of city bus routes. Students may enjoy:
- Convenience to Route 287
- New Jersey Transit services to the school with bus and train service routes
- On-campus parking provided at no cost