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Golf Academy of America to Host Career Fairs Across Campuses Throughout March


Golf Academy of America announced today that it is hosting a series of career fairs across its five campuses in Dallas, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Phoenix and San Diego. Each career fair, which will feature local golf companies and community partners, will be free to attend and open to the public.

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Golf Academy of America announced today that all five of its campuses, located in Dallas, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Phoenix and San Diego, will host career fairs in the month of March. All events will feature valuable career development opportunities for Golf Academy of America students and will be open to the public as well.

The San Diego campus will host its career fair on March 20, 2018 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. and will feature golf companies and local golf courses. Interested employers wanting to attend must register with the campus prior to the event by emailing Matt McConnin at matthew.mcconnin(at) or calling 760-494-4128.

Both the Dallas and Myrtle Beach career fairs will take place on March 22, 2018. The Dallas career fair will run from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and will highlight golf courses, golf instruction and TopGolf, while the Myrtle Beach career fair will run from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. and will highlight golf management companies and the PGA TOUR Superstore. Interested students and graduates must register for Dallas with John Shelley at john.shelley(at) or 214-475-0686. To register for Myrtle Beach please contact Scott DeVaux at scott.devaux(at) or 843-445-5022.

Orlando's career fair, where students can meet with representatives from across the golf industry, will be held on March 24, 2018 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Interested employers wanting to attend must register with Brendon Elliott via email at brendon.elliott(at) or via phone at 321-278-1612.

Finally, the Phoenix campus will host its career fair on March 29, 2018. Golf industry representatives will be available from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Students and graduates should register with Fred Barr by emailing fred.barr(at) or calling 480-253-4007.

"Hosting a career fair presents an incredibly valuable opportunity for students, graduates and local employers," said Golf Academy of America National Director of Operations Steve Newman. "In today's job market, networking is becoming increasingly important, and we are eager to help facilitate these professional connections. We are grateful for the opportunity to invest in our local golf communities and in the golfing industry as a whole."

Each event is free and includes refreshments and giveaways. In addition, event attendees 18 and older can enter to win prizes such as a variety of gift cards.

These events are a part of a series of Career Fair events hosted by Golf Academy of America's parent company, Education Corporation of America. Similar events will take place across more than 70 campuses of Education Corporation of America throughout 19 states.

About Education Corporation of America
Education Corporation of America (ECA) is a category leader in the postsecondary career school market with 70 locations and a current enrollment of over 30,000 students. ECA holdings include Virginia College, Golf Academy of America, Ecotech Institute, Brightwood Career Institute and Brightwood College. Holdings also include the fully online New England College of Business which is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

About Golf Academy of America
Golf Academy of America (formerly the San Diego Golf Academy) is the largest and longest-running two-year golf college in the world. Golf Academy of America's 16-month program balances classroom studies, practical experience and comprehensive understanding of both the game and the business of golf. Campuses are located in San Diego, Phoenix, Orlando, Myrtle Beach and Dallas. For more information, call 800-342-7342 or visit Golf Academy of America schools are owned and operated by the Education Corporation of America.


SOURCE Golf Academy of America

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