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Brown Mackie College – Louisville celebrates commencement on August 17

(Louisville, Ky. – July 26, 2013)   Brown Mackie College – Louisville is pleased to announce Commencement exercises for its 2013 graduating class. The ceremony will take place on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 12 pm at the Kentucky International Convention Center, located at 210 Fourth Street, Louisville, KY 40202.

Don Daub, Owner and Principal of Xpertise, LLC, certified business and technology trainer and consultant, columnist for Business First, and adjunct professor at Sullivan College of Technology & Design, Bellarmine University and ITT Tech will serve as commencement speaker. Campus President Michael Fontaine will preside over the ceremony where a total of 393 graduates will be conferred with degrees in the following programs*: 

  • Accounting Technology (AAB)
  • Biomedical Equipment Technology (AAS)
  • Business Administration  (BS)
  • Business Management (AAB)
  • Computer Networking (AAB), (C)
  • Criminal Justice (BS), (AAB)
  • Electronics (AAS)
  • Graphic Design (AAS)
  • Healthcare Administration (AAS)
  • Healthcare Management (BS)
  • Legal Studies (BS)
  • Medical Assisting (AAS)
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant (AAS)
  • Paralegal (AAB)
  • Pharmacy Technology (AAS)
  • Practical Nursing (D)
  • Surgical Technology (AAS)
  • Veterinary Technician (AAS)

*BS-Bachelor of Science, AAB-Associate of Applied Business, AAS-Associate of Applied Science, D-Diploma, C-Certificate

About Brown Mackie College – Louisville

Brown Mackie College – Louisville is one of over 25 school locations of the Brown Mackie College system of schools (, which is dedicated to providing educational programs that prepare students for entry-level positions or to enhance their current professions in a competitive, rapidly-changing workplace. Brown Mackie College – Louisville is located at 3605 Fern Valley Road, Louisville, KY 40219. AC0045. See for program duration, tuition, fees, and other costs, median debt, federal salary data, alumni success, and other important info.

The occupational therapy assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449. ACOTE’s telephone number c/o AOTA is (301) 652-AOTA. Graduates of the program will be eligible to sit for the national certification examination for the occupational therapy assistant administered by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy (NBCOT). After successful completion of this exam, the individual will be a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA). In addition, most states require licensure in order to practice; however, state licenses are usually based on the results of the NBCOT Certification Examination. Note that a felony conviction may affect a graduate’s ability to sit for the NBCOT certification examination or attain state licensure.

Brown Mackie College — Louisville does not guarantee third-party certification. Outside agencies control the requirements for certifications and are subject to change without notice to Brown Mackie College.